Simone Flanagan, with her mother Trish, at Clonmel court. Photograph: Mary Browne

A girl who was sexually assaulted by her fatherhad her “childhood taken from her” by a person she should have been able to trust, a judge has said. T(...)

Paul Aylward from Mullinavat, Co Kilkenny,  and Anne Marie Kennedy from Killenaule, Co Tipperary, who are getting married in Clonmel today. Photograph: Mary Browne

John “Bubbles” O’Dwyer has a lot to answer for. Not only would he have won Tipperary’s 27th All-Ireland had his injury-time free gone over the bar (...)

New Ross choir members who sang for President Kennedy before they travelled to the US in 1964 to sing on The Ed Sullivan Show.

We were in the GAA park in New Ross to meet the president. About 600 kids were chosen to be part of a choir to sing for him, and I was one of them. We(...)