Shane McLaughlin (42), who is due to compete in an international athletics meeting in Berlin in 10 days, has appealed for the return of a carbon fibre blade stolen from a car in Clones over the weekend. Photograph: Facebook.

The Co Monaghan athlete who had his carbon fibre blade - a running leg for amputees - stolen from a car outside his home has appealed for the thieves (...)

Voice of Ireland winner Keith Hanley celebrates with fellow contestants after hearing the final result last night. Photograph: Kyran O’Brien/KOBPIX

RTÉ’s talent contest The Voice of Ireland has been won by Cork teenager Keith Hanley. (...)