Not named: the majority of those convicted of sex crimes in the Central Criminal Court are not named in the media after conviction

The recent prosecutions of British celebrities for sex offences have highlighted the differences between UK anonymity laws and those in Ireland, wh(...)

Ireland’s Barry Murphy celebrates winning a bronze medal in the European Short Course Championships in Henning, Denmark. Photograph: Andrea Staccioli/Inpho

Barry Murphy took a bronze medal on Saturday at the European Short Course Swimming Championships in Herning, Denmark. The 28-year-old follows Grainne (...)

Ireland’s Fiona Doyle after her 50m Breaststroke heat this morning. Photograph: Andrea Staccioli/Inpho

Barry Murphy and Fiona Doyle both finished 15th in their respective disciplines after their semi-finals at the European Short Course Swimming Champion(...)

Fiona Doyle has qualified for the final of the 200 metres breaststroke at the Fina World Cup in Eindhoven. Photograph: Andrea Staccioli/Inpho

Ireland’s Fiona Doyle finished seventh in the final of the 200 metres breaststroke at the Fina short-course World Cup in Eindhoven this evening.The 21(...)

Barry Murphy took the bronze medal in Eindhoven

Barry Murphy has won bronze in the 50m Breaststroke at the Fina short-course World Cup in Eindhoven.The 27-year-old Dubliner qualified third fastest t(...)

 Ireland’s Fiona Doyle. Photograph: Andrea Staccioli/Inpho

Fiona Doyle was unable to build on the national record she set this morning, when taking to the pool for the 50m Breaststroke semi-final at the World (...)

  Barry Murphy in action at the FINA World Swimming Championships, Palau Sant Jordi, Barcelona. Photograph: Giorgio Perottino/Inpho

Barry Murphy completed his World Championships campaign today in Barcelona with aneighth place finish in his heat of the 50 metres Freestyle. Murph(...)

Ireland’s Sycerika McMahon after her 100 metres freestyle heat. Photograph: Andrea Staccioli/Inpho

Sycerika McMahon clocked another Irish record as she rounded off her campaign at the World Swimming Championships in the 100 metres freestyle this mor(...)

Ireland’s Fiona Doyle. Photograph: Swim Ireland.

Limerick’s Fiona Doyle has bowed out of the FINA World Championships 100 metres Breaststroke in Barcelona after finishing seventh of eight in the firs(...)

Chris Bryan, with  Gráinne Murphy, faded as Matteo Fulan of Italy took gold in 1:56.12. Photograph: Inpho

Open water swimmer Chris Bryan finished seventh at the World University Games 10km in Kazan, Russia, in one hour, 57 minutes and two seconds. Bryan le(...)