Lorraine Byrne: “The aim was to offer something that combined a mix of food influences with a homemade twist.”

The first Gourmet Food Parlour restaurant opened in Dún Laoghaire in 2006, the second in Swords in 2008 and the third in Malahide in 2010. The company(...)

It was my intention to force to the head of the queue and get off to a farm with one of the first parties. “Excuse me,” I kept saying, as I shouldered(...)

Ireland’s John Mooney celebrates taking a wicket with team-mates at Malahide.  Photograph: Cathal Noonan.

A morning batting collapse that saw them lose their last seven wickets for just 72 runs proved just a temporary aberration as Ireland’s bowlers reduce(...)

Tim Murtagh (L) is back in the Ireland side after recovering from a hamstring injury. Photograph: Inpho

The road to Test cricket starts for Ireland and new coach John Bracewell at Malahide t oday when they open their Intercontinental Cup campaign with a (...)

Ireland captain William Porterfield: “Everything we are doing is about winning.” Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho.

The sub-plots surrounding today’s Royal London One-Day International between Ireland and England at Malahide bubbled away furiously yesterday, just(...)

Shane Bissett: royal mint ‘a strong consumer brand’.

As the UK royal mint is more than 1,100 years old, it’s not surprising to discover it had become a little stuck in its ways. The appointment of Dub(...)

The new network will be fast enough to download a high-definition movie in less than one minute.

The battle between network providers in the next-generation super-fast broadband stakes will step up a notch later today when Eircom announces the ro(...)

Robbie Brady putting kids through their paces at an FAI Summer Soccer Schools Golden Camp in Gannon Park, Malahide, yesterday. Photograph: Sportsfile

There’s David Kelly’s hat-trick against Israel in 1987, but not too many players can claim to have topped Robbie Brady’s senior debut, where a goal an(...)

Derby County’s Richard Keogh is consoled by team-mate Conor Sammon after the Sky Bet Championship play-off final at Wembley.

He looked, as he left the pitch at Wembley barely 10 days ago, as if he would prefer to crawl under a rock than go on an end-of-season international (...)

Speculation is mounting that talks held between Roy Keane and Celtic have led to a job offer, which he has accepted. Photograph: Nigel French/PA Wire

Speculation mounted last night that talks held over the weekend between Roy Keane and Celtic had led to a job offer, which he had accepted. An announc(...)