Teamwork helped this west Cork hotel get through the pandemic While lockdowns were a time of anxiety, they also offered staff time for gratitude too. ‘It was the first time we got to go outside at lunch time and look around and really take the scenery in,’ says operations manager Julie McSweeney

Hospitality starts at home at Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa with deep friendship and team spirit on display over the last 18 months

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Niac discusses vaccines for 5-11s as Varadkar signals ‘significant decision’ soon When asked about comments  recently by Dr Cillian De Gascun, a member of Nphet, that he was “hopeful” the schools would reopen in January, Tánaiste Leo Varadkar claimed  school closures have not been discussed by Government.  Photograph: Stephen Collins/Collins Photos

Tánaiste says no decision made about school closures in January

A brutal assault and a teammate’s arrest rock PSG’s women’s team Kheira Hamraoui (second from right, number 14) and Aminata Diallo (right, number 20) leave the pitch about a month before the attack. Photo: Haflidi Breidfjord - UEFA/UEFA via Getty Images

Investigations continue into murky details of attack which may not be what it originally seemed

Why talking about depression matters GAA star Maurice Shanahan shares his mental health journey for the Talking Depression campaign

Former Waterford hurler Maurice Shanahan opens up about his battle with depression, and why he is encouraging people to start a conversation

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