The Martello Tower at Donabate, Co Dublin. Photograph: Tom Honan

Located 12 miles northeast of Dublin city centre, the village of Donabate is to be found on a peninsula north of Malahide and south of Rush. In truth,(...)

The Catholic Church in Ireland has put the collection box out for Irish business, seeking millions to help fund this year’s visit by Pope Francis, according to the ‘Sunday Business Post’. Photograph: Max Rossi/Reuters

Goodbody valuation The sale of Goodbody Stockbrokers to Chinese investors will value the business at €150 million, reports the Sunday Business Post.(...)

Screengrab from a video titled 'Gotta love cup season' which shows punching and large-scale violence in the smoking area of Kiely’s pub in  Donnybrook, Dublin 4

On Monday evening of this week a number of videos showing a group of young men breaking into a fight outside a pub in Donnybrook, Dublin 4, began to a(...)

“It’s an amazing way of celebrating our Irishness in this period of historic centenaries,” claims Sorcha

I’ve been tackled in my time by 250lb of prime Newbridge College beef. I’ve had my eyes gouged, my testicles twisted and my head trod upon more t(...)

Ian Keatley: Munster outhalf is the product of  Belvedere College, UCD and the  Leinster academy and also played for  Connacht. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

When Leinster completed the sleeves-rolled-up win in Sandy Park last Sunday which reaffirmed their status as European Champions Cup contenders, 18 of (...)

 Deirdre Jacob (18) was last seen on July 28th, 1998 near her home in Newbridge, Co Kildare.

The father of Deirdre Jacob, who disappeared almost 20 years ago, made a direct plea to Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan for a new approach to th(...)

Mary Kennedy hangs a silver-framed photograph of her late mother Pauline on the tree every year. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

It’s that time of year again when boxes of baubles are hauled down from the attic and unwrapped with delight as they take their places on the Christma(...)

“This is a massive year for everyone. There is a core group of us where this is everything to us. If we don’t get into the World Series then what do you do? Go into a 9-5 job?”

Last March Leinster team manager Guy Easterby told Billy Dardis that there wouldn’t be a contract for him the following season. The province had signe(...)

Traffic on Dublin’s M50. File photograph: Alan Betson

Motorists were hit with fines totalling more than €130,000 on Monday for dodging M50 tolls. A taxi driver, a milkman and other commercial and private(...)

Malachy McCourt

In Frank McCourt’s bestselling memoir, Angela’s Ashes, nobody is more responsible for his “miserable Irish Catholic childhood” than his father, Malach(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • Next
  • Last »