One of the Connemara ponies misbehaves at the end of the Connemara Performance Hunter Championship. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

The roan gelding, Carrig’s Island Lad, purchased by the late Deirdre Scott from his Clare Island breeder Sean O’Grady as a foal, won the Berney Bros S(...)

Labour and Fine Gael Ministers  receive their seals of office at Arás an Uachtaráin in March 2011. A long-time Labour councillor Seán O’Grady has quit the party and accused it of pursuing “right wing policies” in Government.  Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons.

A Kerry-based Labour councillor has resigned from the party, saying he can no longer stomach the party’s propping up of “the most right wing” Governme(...)

Former Ireland rugby manager Eddie O’Sullivan is among the initial set of inductees.

KATHRYN HAYESAsports hall of fame honouring some of the University of Limerick’s most high profile graduates and members of staff was unveiled at the (...)