The revelation a 91-year-old patient had spent 29 hours on a trolley at Tallaght hospital had generated banner headlines, which grew larger when it emerged that the hospital had ordered an investigation into the leak. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

It was at the end of a long working day and, more relevantly, a very long week in the life of their workplace, when the consultants of Tallaght hos(...)

 Dr James Gray of Tallaght Hospital. File photograph:  Collins

A whistleblowing doctor at Tallaght hospital says he was put under pressure to drop giving key evidence to an inquest into the death of a patient at t(...)

Dr James Gray says hosptial has been trying to intimidate him “for years” due to his repeated criticism of overcrowding in the emergency department. Photograph: Getty Images

The whistleblower who revealed a 91-year-old spent 29 hours on a trolley in Tallaght hospital has accused his employer of trying to silence him. Emerg(...)

Thomas Walsh has always borne his influences brazenly – but when those influences are classic pop bands like ELO, The Kinks and The Beach Boys(...)

Fine Gael TD for Sligo-North Leitrim John Perry: statement  issued after it was reported his wife began working for him as parliamentary assistant in January 2015.

Former minister of State John Perry has defended the appointment of his wife to the position of his parliamentary assistant and says she will step dow(...)

Thomas Walsh of Abbeylara, Co Longford, leaving court yesterday   following a High Court hearing in which the Garda apologised    for  stopping and arresting him in 2007.  Photograph: Collins-Courts

Gardaí have apologised before the High Court to a man who sued over alleged assault, false imprisonment and malicious prosecution.Gardaí have also ack(...)

 Michael Clarke of Australia looks on from the balcony during what was a painful second  Ashes Test for his side against England at  Lord’s. Photograph:  Ryan Pierse/Getty Images

Just like next week’s Galway Festival for racing fans, the Lord’s Test marks the summer gathering of the cricketing tribes to watch, chat, eat, dri(...)

The General Secretary of the Reserve Defence Force’s Representative Association (RDFRA) has brought a High Court action aimed at stopping disciplinary proceedings over alleged gross misconduct.

The General Secretary of the Reserve Defence Force’s Representative Association (RDFRA) has brought a High Court action aimed at stopping disciplinary(...)

One concept album about cricket seems like a stretch, but two? It may seem like a big ask, but Neil Hannon (The Divine Comedy) and Thomas Walsh (Pugwa(...)