Eoin Butler at opening night of Wexford Festival Opera. Photograph: Patrick Browne

At the mouth of the river Slaney, about a third of a tonne of fireworks has just exploded in the night sky, marking the official opening of the 62nd W(...)

Majella Hand,  from Monaghan, leading the horses at the championships in Laois. Photograph: Eric Luke

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David Greene who was fatally injured in an   assault in Melbourne last year. Photograph: PA

The pre-sentencing hearing for Luke Wentholt, the man who murdered Irishman David Greene during a party in Melbourne in August last year, was held in(...)