Stephen Rochford: is expected to confirm he will remain with Mayo for a third year. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Just two counties have yet to appoint football managers for 2018. A number of appointments made this week have filled most of the remaining vacancie(...)

Minister for Transport Shane Ross opts for a 1959 Rover 100   to try out the new motorway. Photograph: Ray Ryan

Wishing you were on that N17 is a feeling that will likely linger for those making the journey on the main carriageway from north to south Co Galway i(...)

The plane travelled approximately 70 metres and crashed into an electric fence in Mullinahone, Co Tipperary. It blew up and was destroyed. Photograph: AAIU investigation report

A vintage propeller-driven aircraft took off by itself and crashed into an electric fence just metres from a house. The 54-year-old pilot of the air(...)

The seven shops which changed their signage to comply with the Charities Act 2009 were Munster Furniture Shop, Waterford; Sana, Galway; Christina’s Creations, Laois; Good Cause Way, Dublin; the former charity shop, Co Cavan; Share 2 Second Hand, Mayo; and the former Bandon Ataxia, Cork. Photograph: Google Maps

Seven shops have stopped marketing themselves as charity outlets after it was discovered they were not registered, a report from the Charities Regulat(...)

Dinner on the Orient Express ... in Galway

As film buffs await the release, on November 6th, of the new Murder on the Orient Express movie, what better way to get in the mood than to dine in on(...)

 Mayo’s Sarah Tierney, Tipperary’s Samantha Lambert, Derry’s Cáit Glass, Fermanagh’s Aine McGovern, Dublin’s Sinéad Ahearne and Tyrone’s Neamh Woods ahead of All-Ireland ladies’ football final day. Photograph: ©INPHO/Morgan Treacy

Two years ago, Annie Duffy fell through the second floor of a shed and had to be airlifted to hospital. She was about to start sixth year in secondar(...)

The proportion of people who are foreign nationals fell  to 11.6 per cent in 2016. The CSO attributes this fall, in part, to the rapid rise in the number of people with dual Irish nationality. Photograph: The Irish Times

The number of people in Ireland who hold dual Irish nationality has increased by nearly 90 per cent over the last five years, according to the latest (...)

Benbulbin, Co Sligo: its level “summit” seems  to suggest a magical hidden space

Benbulbin in Sligo casts a little spell on all who come close. It is one of our most celebrated mountains, and a real stimulus for the imagination. It(...)

Garda whistleblower Keith Harrison with his partner Marissa Simms: was transferred to Donegal town after revelation. Photograph: Leah Farrell/RollingNews.ie

A retired garda sergeant told the Charleton tribunal on Monday that the death of a colleague in the line of duty had “a devastating effect” on officer(...)

Saturday’s Sligo Global Kitchen at the Model Art Gallery, where lunch was cooked by Syrian refugees based in Ballaghaderreen, Co Roscommon. Photograph: Brian Farrell

If music really is the food of love, then so too is Ozzi, Fattoush and Baba ghanoush, especially when cooked up in Sligo by a group of enthusiastic Sy(...)