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Bill Kenneally has  pleaded guilty to 10 sample counts that he indecently assaulted 10 boys between October 1984 and December 1987.

Lawyers acting for six men abused as boys by a sports coach in Waterford in the 1980s have called for the immediate start of an inquiry into the inves(...)

The late Michael Pyke and his partner Nollaig Hennessy.

Were it not for the imminent arrival of Storm Ophelia on Monday, Michael Pyke (31) would have left for work at his usual time of 4.30am, from Ardfinna(...)

Educate Together Schoolchildren during a protest at Leinster House, Dublin in May over the building of a school in the Ballinteer area. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Some parents of children from the Ballinteer Educate Together school have said they changed arrangements for work and childcare following the school’s(...)

Some of the cars that were broken into at a car park in Co Wicklow . Photograph: Helen Lawless

A Canadian woman who is due to get married in Ireland this summer has appealed for the return of a passport and birthcert stolen when a number of cars(...)

Gardaí conducting  house to house enquiries in Mountain View Park, Rathfarnham, the home of Patricia O’Connor. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin.

The person gardaí believe was murdered before her remains were scattered in the Wicklow Mountains has been named as Dublin woman Patricia O’Connor. I(...)

Croneybyrne House, Rathdrum, Co Wicklow

Mel and Simon Carlyle lived happily in the Cotswolds but wanted an adventure. They were looking for an English-speaking country where Simon could cont(...)

Bill Kenneally was sentenced to 14 years and two months in jail after he pleaded guilty to indecently assaulting  10 boys

Victims of paedophile Bill Kenneally have welcomed confirmation a judge has been appointed to head up a commission of inquiry into the handling of com(...)

It’s a relief to see how little Dublin’s unstoppable expansion has  impacted on the Wicklow landscape

Not having been to Wicklow recently, I find the news on the car radio as I pass by Hollywood disconcerting. House prices in Dublin are shooting up lik(...)

Victims of convicted paedophile Bill Kenneally pictured after his conviction in 2016: Colin Power, Jason Clancy, Kevin Keating and Barry Murphy. Photograph: Patrick Browne

Sex abuse survivors have welcomed a commitment by the Tánaiste to set up a Commission of Investigation into the handling of complaints against convict(...)

Burren boreen. Photograph: David Kavanagh

No matter what way you look at it, cycling is booming. Encouraged by the Cycle to Work Scheme, more and more people are realising the benefits of comm(...)

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