Friends James Smith, Greg Kelly, Owen Coyle, Andrew Smitchell, James Kelly, Issac Coyle and Eamon Laverty, all from Stewartstown, Co Tyrone, at the Leopardstown Christmas festival. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Romance briefly but gloriously won out on day two of the Christmas festival at Leopardstown when the old hero Flemenstar managed to turn back the clo(...)

Shane Dowling of Na Piarsaigh celebrates at the final whistle Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Na Piarsaigh 2-18 Ballygunner 2-11 The AIB Munster club hurling final in Thurles was won for the third time in five years by Limerick’s Na Piarsaigh. (...)

Melody Teixeira and Jamal Houmane of Casablanca Barbers. Photograph: Daragh McSweeney/Provision

Oliver Plunkett Street in Cork, which celebrates its 300th anniversary this year, would appear to be the best street in Ireland. It’s certainly the(...)

Donegal Rapeseed Oil managing director Austin Duignan, Gary Quinn of The Irish Times and Claddagh Resources founder Peter Casey at the AIB Start Up Academy, Letterkenny Event. Photo Clive Wasson
Advice from a dragon: think big

Entrepreneur and Dragons’ Den star Peter Casey says he experienced a few major pitfalls in business, which caused him to go broke, twice. Mr Casey, f(...)

Austin Duignan of Donegal Rapeseed Oil, Gary Quinn of The Irish Times and Peter Casey of Claddagh Resources at the AIB Start Up Academy in Letterkenny. Photo Clive Wasson

Dragons’ Den star Peter Casey talked about the pitfalls that caused him to go broke twice at Start-up Night in Letterkenny. “Normally I talk about en(...)

Dragons’ Den star Peter Casey will share his business insights at AIB Start-up Night in Donegal this evening.

Dragons’ Den star Peter Casey and Austin Duignan, managing director of Donegal Rapeseed Oil, will share their business insights at the Start-up Nig(...)

Peter Casey of Dragons’ Den: ‘The Germans definitely have a different way of operating to the Irish’

As the euro crisis lingers, the debate over its causes and consequences remains the most divisive issue in recent European history. As the EU’s hig(...)

 Louise Phelan, vice president of global operations  for Paypal:  to speak at the Smart Business Show at the RDS. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Kilkenny hurling manager Brian Cody is to a deliver a keynote speech at the Smart Business Show in Dublin on April 22nd.The two-day event is designed (...)

Peter Casey hopes to win Fine Gael Minister of State for the Gaeltacht Joe McHugh’s seat.

Dragons Den entrepreneur Peter Casey has confirmed he will contest the upcoming General Election in Donegal as an Independent candidate.Mr Casey, from(...)

Martin Mannering: “You ain’t seen nothing yet from this company.”

Martin Mannering “stumbled across” the Irish vintage bicycle business when someone brought a rusty old High Nelly into his workshop in Cappamore, Co L(...)