Skellig Michael is located in the Atlantic Ocean, 11.6km west of the Iveragh Peninsula in Co Kerry. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

The Office of Public Works has announced changes to what it claims is “an out of date” and “anti-competitive” ferrying system to the Unesco World Heri(...)

Six of Donal Walsh’s best friends walk beside the coffin as it makes its way from the young man’s home to St John’s Church in Tralee for yesterday’s funeral. Photograph: Domnick Walsh/Eye Focus

Mourners at the funeral of inspirational teenager Donal Walsh yesterday heard his mother Elma c(...)