Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams speaks on Thursday with Geraldine Quinlivan  in  Clonlara, Co Clare. Photograph: Gerry Adams via Twitter

Whistle-stop tours by politicians to flood-hit areas can be “insulting”, according to Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams. Mr Adams, who met flood victi(...)

Mannix Flynn in Dublin's Temple Bar area. He said the  company is “a wreck” and needs to be wound down without further delay. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Artist and activist Mannix Flynn, one of Dublin City Council’s representatives on the board of Temple Bar Cultural Trus(...)

Dermot McLaughlin: resigned as project director of Derry UK City of Culture after five months in office

The board of Temple Bar Cultural Trust (TBCT) will discuss the unexpected resignation of its chief executive from his seconded post as project (...)