Jack Downey (19) from Clonmel, Co Tipperary, pictured with his mother Elaine. Photograph: Clonmel Óg Hurling and Football Facebook page.

The parents of two students who died after ingesting dangerous substances have warned young people about the consequences of taking illegal drugs. El(...)

Jack Downey (19) from Clonmel, Co Tipperary, pictured with his mother Elaine. Photograph: Clonmel Óg Hurling and Football Facebook page

Gardaí investigating the death of a teenager from a suspected drugs overdose at a music festival last weekend say they are following a definite line o(...)

The teenager was rushed to Cork University Hospital by ambulance. File photograph: Patrick Hogan/Provision

Gardaí say they have made good progress in their investigation into the supply of ecstasy which has left a teenager in a critical condition after beco(...)

Foy Vance

IT’S NOT that Foy Vance is a forgetful man, but these days he has a lot on his mind. Like birthday parties, and daughters, and cinema trips, an(...)