Sarsfields’ Ivan Kenny and Craughwell’s Adrian Cullinane in action during the  Galway senior hurling championship final replay at  Pearse Stadium, Galway. Photograph: Inpho

Sarsfields 2-10 Craughwell 0-14 Two goals in the opening half proved decisive as Sarsfields, the first club to win successive All-Ireland club (...)

Munster’s Francis Saili is tackled by Alex Toolis and Sam Hidalgo-Clyne of Edinburgh during the Guinness Pro12 game at Murrayfield. Photograph: Russell Cheyne/Inpho

Edinburgh 14 Munster 16 Munster clocked up their sixth win in seven matches in the Guinness Pro12 after a narrow victory over Edinburgh at Murrayfie(...)

Simon Zebo moves to fullback for Munster’s Guinness Pro 12 trip to play Edinburgh on Saturday. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Munster coach Anthony Foley is able to call upon a number of Ireland internationals as they make their first appearance of the season for the provi(...)

Two men have been remanded in custody  in connection to an alleged  aggravated burglary in Co Longford at the weekend. Photograph: The Irish Times

Two men charged in connection to a suspected aggravated burglary at a house in Co Longford at the weekend have been remanded in custody. John Ryan (3(...)

Despite dire warnings from lobbyists for Big Drink, the Irish pub sector has officially hit its second wind

Anyone who has been to anything where alcohol flows freely for the whole day – a wedding, perhaps, or every Thursday at college – will be familiar wit(...)

The Roundabout: sold for in excess of €750,000

Agents CBRE have confirmed the sale of two Dublin bars, The Roundabout in Artane and O’Dwyer’s in Kilmacud. The Roundabout, sold on behalf of Moran I(...)

Each Saturday on we'll report on couples’ love stories. We'll tell the tales and show the pictures of these fabul(...)

John Ryan, the founding editor of Envoy, was a distinguished painter and devoted significant space to Irish artists as well as writers

First published in December 1949, Envoy was the brainchild of writer and artist John Ryan, and the poet and diplomat Valentin Iremonger. The impetu(...)

The Clarendon Inn  was bought in 1992 for €1.2 million by Christian and Simon Stokes who went on to redevelop it

A bar off Dublin’s Grafton Street redeveloped at considerable expense during the property boom to attract a youthful clientele has been sold by a rece(...)

Derrynane Hotel  and its eight luxury holiday homes on the Ring of Kerry comes with 11.4 acres. Photograph: John Herriott

Joint agents CBRE and Tom Spillane & Co are quoting more than €1.5 million for the three-star Derrynane Hotel and eight luxury holiday homes on th(...)