Eircode has two elements: a three-figure ‘route key’ number and a random, four-digit mix of letters and numbers that pinpoints the address.

The man charged with introducing the Republic’s controversial new post code has hit back at the system’s critics ahead of its expected launch next (...)

Corofin’s Liam Silke fends off  Diarmuid Connolly during his side’s win over St Vincent’s, ending their 28 month unbeaten run. (Photograph: INPHO/Donall Farmer)

Corofin: 1-14 St Vincent’s: 1-9So after going 28 months unbeaten - or 18 wins, and one draw - the end has come for St Vincent’s, as Galway champions C(...)

Castlebar’s Richie Feeney feels the  pressure in the  Connacht  Senior Club football Championship semi-final at Tuam Stadium. Phtograph:James Crombie/Inpho.

CASTLEBAR MITCHELS 2-8 COROFIN 1-10: Mitchels are on the march. Locked in Mayo for 20 years, the Castlebar side staged a brilliant coup in Tuam Stadiu(...)

Sean Armstrong of Salthill Knocknacarra and Kieran Comer of Corofin. Photograph: Mike Shaughnessy/Inpho

Corofin 2-13 Salthill Knocknacarra 0-7Corofin are edging ever closer to the sepia-tinted history of Dunmore McHales after joining them on the roll of (...)