Richard Kean SC, counsel for Emma O’Donnell, told High Court President, Mr Justice Nicholas Kearns, that her father James Forde had given up his job as an oil tanker driver to care for his daughter and had recently returned to work.  Photograph: Reuters

A 16-year-old girl from Co Wicklow with cerebral palsy has been awarded €3million damages in a High Court approved settlement with the National Matern(...)

People will get the chance to walk beside world champion 50km walker Rob Heffernan  (above) in Bishopstown, Co Cork, on Sunday, October 19th, and he will join walkers in Baltinglass, Co Wicklow, on Monday, October 27th. Photograph: Ian MacNicol/Inpho

Irish world champion 50km walker Rob Heffernan has called on the people of Ireland to get their walking shoes on to raise much-needed funds for the Ir(...)

The dismantled device was handed over to gardaí for further investigation.

The Army ordnance team rendered safe a viable explosive device in Bray, Co Wicklow, last night.The bomb disposal team was called to an address in the (...)

John Redmond, who was the leader of the Irish Parliamentary Party from 1900 until his death in 1918, remains a controversial figure in Irish history

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said he wants to put a monument to John Redmond in Leinster House. He has written to his Fine Gael predecessor John Bruton st(...)

There is a breach in the natural order when you realise Andrew Hozier-Byrne is just 24-years-old. To have such an understanding of the vital pulse (...)

The Woodenbridge World War One Memorial Garden in Co Wicklow was opened today. The memorial commemorates the 1,200  men from all areas of County Wicklow who died in the First World War. Photograph: Jack McManus 2:36

John Redmond’s successful campaign to get the Third Home Rule bill on to the statute books was a “monumental achievement”, the Minister for Foreign Af(...)

The ad for Tullamore Dew reached 5.6 million Facebook users

At the opening of its new €35 million Tullamore Distillery yesterday, Tullamore Dew’s global brand director Caspar MacRae referenced the brand’s adver(...)

The Woodenbridge World War One Memorial Garden in Co Wicklow which formally opens today. The memorial commemorates the 1,200 approx men from all areas of County Wicklow who died in the First World War. Photograph: Jack McManus

The first World War dead of Wicklow will be remembered today with the opening of a memorial park in the beautiful surroundings of Woodenbridge. The da(...)

Commuting: Loosening belts

The commuter belt counties of Kildare, Wicklow, Meath and Louth have not only seen an increase in the number of houses being sold in the first half of(...)

The big name on the programme for this year’s Cork International Short Story Festival (September 16-18) is the American author Richard Ford. Photograph: Frank Miller
Festivals, launches and awards
  • Books
  • September 11, 2014, 15:24

To celebrate Culture Night on September 19th, the Gutter Bookshop in Temple Bar will host a series of pop-up readings in conjunction with the Big Smok(...)