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Shauna and Patrick McDonagh, newlyweds who died in a car crash near London. Photograph: Facebook

A married teenage couple killed in a car crash near London were both members of the Irish travelling community. Newlyweds Patrick McDonagh (19), and(...)

So Graham Norton: the broadcaster’s new gin is made by West Cork Distillers in Skibbereen, near his Irish home

GN’s Gin Is there no end to Graham Norton’s talents? The TV presenter and author also has a hands-on involvement with winemaking. Sales of a sauvigno(...)

Tom Geary on his boat with Máirín Ní Churraoin at the pier, An Phortaigh, on Mweenish Island near Carna. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy. 23/11/2018

When news of another storm hits our screens most of us will batten down the hatches, but really only metaphorically. For islanders, on the frontl(...)

David Dooley (38) died in England after being swept out to sea. Photograph: Khrystyna Dooley

A 38-year-old Co Offaly man has died in England after being swept out to sea. David Dooley, originally from Tullamore, was walking along the beach on(...)

A man looks at debris at the scene in Claddaghduff, near Clifden in Co Galway where a woman died after her caravan was blown off a cliff in Storm Ali which has brought gusts of 91mph. Photograph:  Niall Carson/PA

A north Connemara community has expressed shock at the death of a Swiss woman whose caravan was swept off the coast in violent storm force winds early(...)

Keith Chegwin: he played up his persona as a cheeky scouser in Multi-Coloured Swap Shop. Photograph: Fin Costello/Redferns/Getty

Keith Chegwin Born: January 17th, 1957 Died: December 11th, 2017 Keith Chegwin, who has died aged 60 after suffering from the lung disease idiopathic(...)

Caroline Williams: “There are companies that need my expertise but can’t afford somebody like me,” she says of her firm,  CFO Lean. Photograph: Jason Clarke

“I think the accountancy profession needs to jazz up the image of accountants. We’re all stereotyped as dull and boring.” That’s the view of London-ba(...)