Fans look on at the Airtricity League First Division game between Cabinteely and Wexford Youths at Stradbrook. Photograph: Inpho

The pageantry of a new beginning. A be-spoke temporary stand, a smoke machine, flames that shot into the night sky from dispensers on the sideline and(...)

Virgin have rented four Airbus SAS A320 narrow-body planes and crews from Aer Lingus on a so-called ‘wet-lease’ basis. Photograph: John Decker/Reuters

Virgin Atlantic is to add a third route to its domestic UK network operated by Aer Lingus. The service from Aberdeen in Scotland to Heat(...)