Martin Brett of the Gleneagle Hotel in Killarney said co-ordinating the census in the hotel will be a challenge. Photograph: Don MacMonagle

Hotel managers all over the country will face a particular challenge on census night on Sunday, April 24th: to chase down an estimated 50,000 guests t(...)

Full list of candidates The redrawing of electoral boundaries has thrust many of Kilkenny’s 57 local election candidates into unfamiliar territory(...)

Bruce Springsteen at Nowlan Park, Kilkenny. “We feel like we have been adopted here in Ireland,” the singer said. Photograph:  Dylan Vaughan.

Twenty-eight concerts in 28 years. No major artist has played Ireland so often and to so many people, but for fans of Bruce Springsteen, familiarity h(...)

Plans for a €3.5 million “innovation hub” redevelopment of a section of the Smithwick’s St Francis Abbey Brewery site in Kilkenny were unanimously ap(...)

Henry Upton: elected deputy Lord Mayor of Dublin

A Labour councillor and nephew of the Minister for Education Ruairí Quinn has been elected Lord Mayor of Dublin. Oisín Quinn said he was “honoured” to(...)