Nurse manager Ian Doyle at the Aislinn Adolescent Addiction Centre in Ballyragget, Co Kilkenny. Photograph: Dylan Vaughan

From the four neatly made beds, a pair of runners placed together on the floor under the window sill and clothes hanging tidily in the open-fro(...)

‘It’s only one day” the voice of reason bleats as all around people splurge, hoard and party in preparation for the most emotionally charged 24 hou(...)

Hand in hand: ECHR judgments bolster moves towards equal access to human rights here. photograph: getty

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) and the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) have been at the vanguard of the extension of human ri(...)

Alan and Valerie Kingston, owners of Glenilen Farm, with their children, Sally (12), Grace (10) and Ben (7), at their family farm. Photographs:Emma Jervis
Married to the job

When Jamie and Lisa Cobbe gave up jobs in Dublin to start a business together in the west, they had to learn to speak to each other as colleagues – no(...)