The Curragh is set for a €65 million development to be completed by 2018. Photograph: Inpho

A €65 million development plan to build a new racecourse at the Curragh was confirmed on Wednesday morning. Plans for Ireland’s premier thoroughbread(...)

Horse Racing Ireland’s chief executive Brian Kavanagh: “Illegal performance enhancing drugs have no place in the racing and breeding industries . .” Photo: Donal Farmer/Inpho

Horse Racing Ireland and the Turf Club have established what they describe as a “taskforce” to ensure that drug testing within the racing and breeding(...)

Caroline Keeling in the pepper glass house at the company’s  140-acre farm  in St Margarets, Co Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson

If you have been tucking into some strawberries and cream during the recent fine weather, there is a one-in-two chance they were Caroline Keeling’s. T(...)

Caroline Keeling is the chief executive of fruit producer and food distributor Keelings. She joined Keelings as a technical manager in 1994, following(...)