Film director Neil Jordan and his wife Brenda Rawn objected to an  enclosed flat roofed shelter/changing area in the rear of their neighbour Robin Power’s home (at extreme right, above) at Sorrento Terrace, Dalkey, Co Dublin. File photograph:  Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A local authority has agreed to quash planning approval for a bathing changing area already built at the home of a neighbour of filmmaker Neil Jordan,(...)

In the capital, the newspaper forces were more or less evenly divided.The Irish Times and the Daily Express were unionist.

On Easter Saturday 1916, as both the Irish News and the Derry Journal reported with evident approbation, an enthusiastic crowd witnessed a military de(...)

Tim Healy, author of a book on team sports and specifically GAA management, Can You Manage? sees Dublin’s appointment of Jim Gavin as football team manager as evidence of the astute managerial structures in place in Dublin. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

The GAA’s regulations requiring inter-county management teams to have minimal coaching qualifications from 2016 don’t go far enough, according to a me(...)

I t’s only a fragment, and it is impossible to make any serious claim for its quality. All that is known of the(...)

The GAA’s annual congress is taking place in Derry this weekend. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho/Presseye1

The reforms of the GAA's Football Review Committee achieved a landmark victory this morning at the association's annual congress in Derry when (...)