After the Crash: impromptu memorial of flowers and a photograph of  Andrew Roche  and Michael Madigan killed in Limerick crash

The banality of tragedy and how we remember is what made After The Crash, RTÉ television’s documentary on the people who died on Ireland’s roads in 20(...)

 Ian Madigan: “I know I am up against it when it comes to (Ireland) selection but if I keep my head down over here, do the best I can do, that’s all I can control.”  Photo: Getty Images

Remember Ian Madigan? How quickly we discard them. His move to France, accidentally, worked out nicely for Irish rugby. None of the decision makers a(...)

Scenes at the St Patrick’s Day parade in Mountbellew, Co Galway. Photograph: Ray Ryan

Massive numbers have been attending St Patrick’s Day festivities around Ireland, helped along by sunshine and relatively excellent weather in many par(...)