60 results

General view of Sea Road, Arklow, Co Wicklow, where a woman has died in a house fire. File photograph: Google Street View

An elderly woman has died in a house fire in Wicklow which broke out earlier today. The victim, who was in her 80s, was pronounced dead at the scene.(...)

 John Swan’s Harmony rounds up during a broach in breezy conditions at the O’Leary Life Sovereigns Cup at Kinsale. Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport

A quick glance at fleet sizes at sailing events recently point to a significant drop-off in numbers amongst the largest racing yachts seen in the dom(...)

A section of N7 near Naas, Co Kildare, has topped the list of locations for speed camera fines for the second year running.

A section of N7 near Naas, Co Kildare, has topped the list of locations for speed camera fines for the second year running. Figures released under th(...)

Commuters can expect heavy rain and thundery showers throughout the day, according to a Yellow Rainfall Warning issued by Met Éireann. The meteorolo(...)

Patricia García arrived from Spain in 2013. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Living in a dormitory packed with bunk beds was not exactly what Patricia García had envisioned when she decided to leave her job as au pair in Arklow(...)

The cast of Redwater, which was filmed in Wicklow, includes Fionnula Flanagan and Ian McElhinney

As we drive to the Redwater set, somewhere between Arklow and Wicklow town, there’s an eerie atmosphere. The team behind the EastEnders spin-off show (...)

Wreck of the ‘Pere Charles’ trawler, November 8th, 2007. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Julia Hennessy had met helicopter pilot Capt Dara Fitzpatrick before. The Irish Coast Guard captain was in charge of the Sikorsky S-92 for the commemo(...)

Model and actor Pamela Anderson: sent a letter urging  the Taoiseach to implement a nationwide ban on wild-animal circuses.

Model and actor Pamela Anderson has promised Taoiseach Enda Kenny she will join him for a pint of Guinness if he supports a Bill to end wild animal c(...)

Tetyana Vysochan, breakfast chef; Tom Flavin, executive chef and Janet McNamara, pastry chef, perfecting their flipping action at the Limerick Strand hotel. Photograph: Alan Place

If Pancake Tuesday doesn’t bring out the flip side to your personality, and you prefer to let someone else create your fluffy stack, crisp crepe or gl(...)

Fabian McGowan, a former garda who was based at Arklow Garda station, Co Wicklow, leaving the Four Courts on Monday. Photograph: Collins Courts

A 61-year-old retired garda, who feared for his life after being “viciously” kicked, punched and threatened while on duty, has been awarded €90,500 d(...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • Next
  • Last »