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People are hit by waves on the Front Strand in Youghal, Co Cork on Wednesday. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Storm Ellen has hit the southwest coast of Ireland with “very severe and destructive” winds expected over Co Cork in the coming hours. The worst of W(...)

‘I have had many people ask me if their loved is going to die, whether they will ever see them again?’ Phillip Cahill, who works as a paramedic in Wales

Phillip Cahill from Salthill, Co Galway works as a paramedic in Wales. He spoke to Irish Times Abroad last Christmas about his job (which became (...)

John Mulholland, 70, from Salthill, Monkstown, Co Dublin, and three others were charged with misleading investors as to the where and how assets were placed in CHC. Photograph: Collins Courts

Four senior executives are to face trial accused of misleading investors of collapsed firm Custom House Capital (CHC), which suffered multimillion-eur(...)

4 Ringrone Heights in  Kinsale, Co Cork,  sold for 2 per cent above its asking price  of €725,000

4 Ringrone Heights, Kinsale, Co Cork  Five-bedroom detached house in a prime location overlooking the Bandon river, a few minutes’ drive from Kin(...)

Shane and Niall Murphy from Ballinteer jumping in support of Aquired Brain Injury Ireland. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Dozens of hardy swimmers braved the cold conditions to take a morning plunge at Sandycove’s Forty Foot for the annual Christmas Day swim. With Met (...)

Sea angler Colm Plunkett, rescued from the sea thanks to his lifejacket, with his daughter Orlaith.

The RNLI is urging shore anglers to wear lifejackets which could buy them vital time should they end up in the water unexpectedly. In the past four ye(...)

Students from St Mary’s School, Dunmanway, Co Cork, with their winning prizes at the Something Fishy prize-giving ceremony at West Cork Education Centre

Students from St Mary’s Senior School, Dunmanway, Co Cork, are the 2015 national winners of the Something Fishy competition, sponsored by Inland Fi(...)

Niall Burns, Kingscourt, Co Cavan, with his winning 2.94kg trout at the Garda Competition on Lough Sheelin

What better way to end the wild brown trout season than a day’s fly fishing on Lough Lein in Killarney, Co Kerry? Apart from the fishing, the surround(...)

A hardy annual:  A man in a Santa hat takes the plunge at the 2014  Christmas Day Swim at the Forty Foot. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Dozens gathered at the waters edge at Sandycove’s Forty Foot for the annual Christmas Day swim. While temperatures were nowhere near the minus (...)