Arkle Racing, Marlborough Street, Dublin by John Doherty will go under the hammer in de Veres’ art auction in Dublin, €25,000-€35,000

It is 50 years since Arkle won the Cheltenham Gold Cup in 1964, the first of three consecutive wins. The champion steepl(...)

Reg Collins dries out money after the shop safe in Pamela Scott’s was flooded, on Oliver Plunkett Street, Cork. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

The morning after the night before and the trail of debris interspersed with sodden sandbags said all that needed to be said about how Cork city centr(...)

Sandbags outside houses on the Coast Road in Clontarf, Dublin, on Wednesday. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Heavy rains are expected to spread across the country from the west this afternoon. Met Éireann flood and rain warnings remain, with forecaster(...)