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People out during Storm Barra on the East Pier in Dún Laoghaire, Dublin. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Schools, creches and third-level institutions in counties currently or scheduled to be under red and orange weather warnings due to Storm Barra have b(...)

Letter in the post: the Department of Education has been criticised for the flawed Irish in a letter it sent to a retired teacher.

The Department of Education has been criticised for the poor standard of Irish contained in a letter it sent to a retired teacher regarding pension is(...)

Sir Roger Casement: executed for treason in August 1916

Broadcaster Ryan Tubridy has discovered a letter written by his great-grandmother to Sir Roger Casement thanking him for his support for the poor of C(...)

Michael McDonough (79), Barbara 

McDonough-Flynn (76) and Margaret 

McDonough-Nee (75) in 
Milton, near 
Boston.
 – 
 The three siblings were painted in 1946, when they were children, by artist Derek Clarke for ‘Connemara’, 
left, 
which sold at auction for ¤38,000.

Rarely has a painting attracted such interest or generated more emotion than Connemara Family (...)

He’s now in his 101st year and next week he will become the oldest living artist to have a painting auctioned in Ireland. Derek Clarke, (...)