The former Dún Laoghaire TD Barry Andrews,  who now leads the team at the development aid charity Goal.

For many former deputies the real impact only kicks in several days after losing their seats. The numerous counts that are a feature of our electora(...)

What makes the JFK Arboretum so attractive is that Sliabh Coiltair (270m) has been incorporated into the overall design. A road has been built to the (...)

Mr Justice Brian McGovern agreed  to transfer the case to the Commercial Court

A finance company is seeking summary judgment orders against two brothers over alleged unpaid loans of €4.46 million. Emberton Finance Ltd has brough(...)

Former residents of Magdalene laundries lay a wreath on the mass unmarked graves of residents of Magdalene laundries in Glasnevin Cemetery in 2014. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Members of the public are invited to visit graves of Magdalene women around Ireland on Sunday. March 6th will mark the the fifth annual Flowers for (...)

Outdoor inspiration: painter applies himself to his art

Watching paint dry doesn’t sound promising as a tourism offering but it is the unexpectedly enjoyable aspect for visitors to Ireland’s outdoor pain(...)

Ciaran Sheridan (centre) with his father Paddy and brother Donagh: “Why do people come back to us? It’s because our staff know our customers’ names.”

Insurance may be many things but, as Ciaran Sheridan is the first to admit, it’s not the sexiest of industries. Nonetheless, it has provided a livi(...)

The 60-year-old  is being held at New Ross Garda station. Image: Google Street View

Gardaí have arrested a 60-year-old man in relation to a stabbing at a house in New Ross, Co Wexford last night.The 34-year-old was seriously injured i(...)

Mane event: Amy Kerr (12) from Limerick donated her cut hair to the Rapunzel Foundation. Photograph: Liam Burke/Press  22

For more than three decades Wexford hairdresser Anna Furlong has been cutting hair. Five years ago, touched by the story of a six-year-ol(...)

 Patrick Grennan, third cousin to former US president John F Kennedy, at the new visitor centre at the Kennedy homestead, Dunganstown, Co Wexford. Photograph:  Patrick Browne

The sound of workmen hard at it can be heard in New Ross as the Co Wexford port town makes a frantic effort to ensure everything is just as it should (...)