Rose Hall  reservoir in Drogheda, Co Louth this evening.

Friends of a teenagers have paid tribute online to their friend who drowned in what the Irish Coastguard said was a, “a tragic accident” at a reservoi(...)

 The NAS confirmed that at 12.32am a warning light activated on the dashboard and the crew requested another ambulance to bring the patient to hospital. Photograph: Alan Betson

The family of a heart attack patient whose ambulance broke down on the way to hospital, has said they “would have been better off getting a lift”.Jen(...)

Gardaí  are asking anyone with information about the crash  to contact them.

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to a crash in Co Monaghan on Thursday night in which a 70-year-old man was killed. The man, who was driving alone, (...)

Ms Justice Mary Irvine  said it was particularly tragic that Elaine Lennon (above) had sustained her injuries at a time when she and her partner were about to embark upon life as parents to their daughter Claudia. Photograph: Collins Courts

A former opera singer who is severely disabled following failures to properly diagnose the cause of her headaches has been awarded some €755,000 to(...)

Sharon McEneaney: the HSE’s report into her death in 2009 acknowledged that the hospital had “completely failed her”.

Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital has been at the centre of a series of medical controversies during the past decade, of which the HSE’s apology for the su(...)

The late Sharon McEneaney (pictured). The Health Service Executive has apologised unreservedly to the family of the 31-year-old’ who died at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital.

The Health Service Executive has apologised unreservedly to the family of a 31-year-old woman who died at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda aft(...)

David Garvey (33) has been in Beaumont Hospital for 15 months after a brain injury left him paralysed and only able to communicate using his eyes.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The family of a man with ‘locked in’ syndrome has spoken of their joy at the HSE changing its mind and deciding to fund 24-hour care for him at(...)

Investigating gardaí are appealing for witnesses to a shooting in  Drogheda yesterday.

Gardaí investigating a shooting in, Drogheda, Co Louth, last night have arrested a male teenager. A man (35) received gunshot injuries to the l(...)

CCTV cameras have been installed in the estate but it is understood the shooting happened in a laneway that is out of view of the cameras.

Gardaí are following a definite line of enquiry in relation to a shooting incident in Drogheda this evening. A man in his thirties receiv(...)

The Health Service Executive  said Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda had been “exceptionally” busy. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The Irish Nurses’ and Midwives’ Organisation yesterday called for a major disaster plan to be invoked at Our (...)