Austin Stacks’ Pat McCarthy celebrates with Wayne Guthrie after the final whistle and victory over Mid Kerry in the Kerry final at Fitzgerald Stadium, Killarney. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Austin Stacks 2-13 Mid Kerry 1-7 Twenty years of heartache and disappointment were ended yesterday at the Fitzgerald Stadium Killarney, as Austin Stac(...)

Austin Stacks’ Kieran Donaghy squeezes the ball into the Mid Kerry net during yesterday’s county final. Photograph: Inpho

After one of the best county finals of recent vintage, the common emotion running through both Austin Stacks and Mid Kerry camps is one of relief, tin(...)

Gardaí found three or four “seats” – the technical term for the area where a fire starts – which has caused investigators some concern as it is unusual in fires that start accidentally. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

A man and woman injured in a fire in north Cork which claimed the life of two men remain in a serious but stable condition in hospital as garda(...)

Gardaí found three or four “seats” – the technical term for the area where a fire starts – which has caused investigators some concern as it is unusual in fires that start accidentally. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

Gardaí are keeping an open mind on the cause of a fire at an apartment complex in Mallow in north Cork that claimed the lives of two men and le(...)

Tuscan hamletIt takes a village to raise enough accommodation for some families, so this Tuscan hamlet complete with its own restaurant and cha(...)