St Patrick’s Athletic manager Pat Fenlon would have been disappointed with his side’s SSE Airtricity League Premier Division draw with Shamrock Rovers on Monday. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Perhaps predictably, Pat Fenlon took the “two points dropped” questions less well than Liam Buckley on Monday night but the Shamrock Rovers manager m(...)

Michael  Drennan of Shamrock  Rovers heads home past Bray Wanderers goalkeeper   Stephen McGuinness in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division game at the  Carlisle Grounds in Bray. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Bray Wanderers 0 Shamrock Rovers 3Shamrock Rovers made it five wins in a row against Bray Wanderers with a 3-0 win in the Carlisle Grounds on Monday n(...)

Dundalk’s Richie Towell celebrates scoring his late winner. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Dundalk set an all-time club record for successive unbeaten home games in the Premier Division thanks to Richie Towell’s late winneras they secured(...)

 Irish Naval Service vessel the  LE Niamh  with detained  yacht the Makayabella on September 24th, 2014, off West Cork. File photograph: Defence Forces Ireland/PA Wire

Three more people have been charged by the British authorities in connection with a plot last year to smuggle €80 million worth of cocaine into the UK(...)

Ritz-Carlton Powerscourt

The five-star Powerscourt Hotel in Enniskerry will make a “healthy profit” this year, its first full year of trading since its change of ownership and(...)

Dundalk’s Ruaidhri Higgins and  David Scully of Bray Wanderers do aerial combat during the Premier Division match at the Carlisle Grounds last night. photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Bray Wanderers 1 Dundalk 0 Bray Wanderers recorded only their third Premier Division win of the season in 10 games when a decisive second-half (...)

Powerscourt hotel: “The hotel and golf complex will remain separately owned and managed. But it will start to feel like one resort to customers,” said hotel manager David Webster

David Webster, manager of the Powerscourt hotel (formerly the Ritz Carlton) in Enniskerry, Co Wicklow, has caught the positivity bug which is n(...)

Bray’s John Mulroy and David Webster celebrate with winning goalscorer Kevin O?Connor (centre).  Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Longford Town 2 Brady Wanderers 3 (Bray won 5-4 on aggregate) Kevin O’Connor scored a brilliant late winner to secure Bray Wanderers’ place i(...)

Bray’s John Mulroy reacts to a missed chance against Dundalk at the Carlisle Grounds. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Bray Wanderers 0 Dundalk 2 Dundalk made certain of a second place finish in the Premier Division when goals in each half by Patrick Toban and Ku(...)