The Louth county final will take place in the 7,000 capacity Drogheda Park.

Love in a cold climate. When Newtown Blues of Drogheda meet Dundalk Gaels in the Louth county final tomorrow, it will be a clash of teams from two of(...)

Mairead McGuinness MEP: “I’m very troubled about the idea of a Great Repeal Bill if it allows for the elimination of some core elements of environmental law by the United Kingdom.” Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The UK’s touted Great Repeal Bill after Brexit could spark a “bonfire of environmental regulations” leading to a disparity in protections on either si(...)

Aaron Brady (26), of Monog Road, Crossmaglen, Co Armagh, leaving Dundalk Court House. Photograph: Collins

A man who rammed three taxis and Garda van in a stolen car has been jailed for six months. Dundalk Circuit Criminal Court heard one of the taxis was (...)

An appeal by Aidan O’Brien against the penalties imposed under controversial new “non-trier” rules over the running and riding of Music Box at Dundalk(...)

Participants set off from the starting line at Collins Barracks. Photograph: Ciarán D’Arcy/The Irish Times

A palpable mix of trepidation and excitement was in the air at Collins Barracks on Saturday morning as 166 students set off to far-flung destinations (...)

Storm Ewan: high waves crash over the Wooden Bridge at Dollymount, Dublin, on Sunday. Photograph: Eric Luke

Storm Ewan was a breeze compared with its predecessor Doris according to forecasters, although it did cause some localised flooding and travel disrup(...)

Siptu’s Willie Noone and David Lane: becoming clear an indefinite strike by Bus Éireann workers will soon be unavoidable.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Proposals to be tabled by Bus Éireann today to deal with the company’s financial crisis are expected to largely focus on efficiencies, roster changes(...)

 Brendan McGahon:  November 22nd, 1936-February 9th, 2017. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh
Obituary: Brendan McGahon
  • People
  • February 11, 2017, 06:05

Brendan McGahon was one of the most colourful and outspoken TDs of recent decades but he was also a man of enormous courage who risked his safety and (...)

The cabinet in 1986: In the front row are the taoiseach, Dr Garret FitzGerald, with the president, Patrick Hillery. Photograph: Paddy Whelan

The Defence Forces drafted plans to invade Northern Ireland in 1986 in the event of the Anglo-Irish Agreement failing and the British pulling out, new(...)

Barry Slowey: “I’m a people person, and I think what people look for is a company whose values meet your own values.”

When Barry Slowey joined Cook Medical, he was the second employee at its new European operation in Limerick. Now the man from Templeogue has been appo(...)