Ballycumber Wind Farm is seeking injunctions preventing  protesters from impeding, interfering or obstructing works to link the wind farm with the ESB substation. Photograph:  Chris Maddaloni/Collins

Protesters against a Co Wicklow wind farm were putting themselves in danger in a bid to prevent the laying of cables connected to the development, the(...)

Grainne Byrne: “Friends advised me to take a few jobs off my CV and my LinkedIn to make myself look younger”

Every day that passes we add six hours on to our average life expectancy. A baby born in the developed world today could conceivably live to be 142 ye(...)

Blackstairs Mountains

Skylark Experiences on Inishbofin, off the Connemara coast, offers a complete immersion in island life where you get to spend time sheepfarming, birdw(...)

The Leane Lifely Fund, which was set up on Monday to support Mr Maher’s wife Leane and their 4-year-old twin sons, had already raised nearly $38,000 by Tuesday morning. Photograph: Sean Maher gofundme page

Tributes have been paid to a Co Wicklow native who died in a road collision in Calgary, Canada. Sean Maher died on Sunday morning at about 8.50am lo(...)

The village of Kilanerin, near Gorey, Co Wexford, where a violent robbery was carried on on Friday, January 13th. File photograph: Google Street View

A woman was injured during a raid on a post office in Wexford on Friday. The robbery occurred in Kilanerin, Gorey, shortly after midday when three m(...)

The State alleges mortgages were obtained by the seven accused in the names of fictitious persons after they made false mortgage applications supported by false P60s and false driving licences.

Seven people have appeared in court on fraud charges in connection with an alleged €1 million mortgages scam.The five men and two women appeared at Co(...)