The Dublin Festival of History will conclude this weekend with a lecture by Trinity College Dublin historian Dr Stephen O’Connor about ex-British servicemen who joined the IRA during the War of Independence. He has counted 124 to date, the best known of whom was Tom Barry

Back To Our Past: Back To Our Past is a genealogy, family and social history event for people interested in tracing their Irish roots and learning mor(...)

The Irish team competing at the World Rowing Championships in Plovdiv, Bulgaria this week.

Ireland crews found the going tough in their heats at the World Under-23 Rowing Championships in the high temperatures of Plovdiv in Bulgaria. All fo(...)

Crews train ahead of racing on the first day of last year’s Henley Royal Regatta at Henley-on-Thames, England. Photograph: Getty Images.

Three Irish crews must fight to make it to the main draw at Henley Royal Regatta. The young coxed four from University College, Cork, compete in the (...)

 Kevin Bonnie of St Vincent’s  scores his side’s third goal against Ballyboden St Enda’s. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

St Vincent’s 4-12 Ballyboden St Enda’s 0-15: First-half goals by Diarmuid Connolly, Ciaran Dorney and Kevin Bonnie helped St Vincent’s comfortably a(...)

Mark Vaughan kicked seven points for Kilmacud Crokes in a losing cause against Ballyboden St Enda’s. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Ballyboden St Enda’s progressed to the quarter-finals of the Dublin Senior Football Championship following their controversial 2-9 to 0-12 victory ove(...)

Former Waterford United manager Stephen Henderson arriving at the Four Courts for the High Court action against his former employers. Photograph: Collins Courts

Waterford United’s survival was confirmed this afternoon after an application to wind up the football club was struck out.The Airtricity League First (...)