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Louis O’Donoghue and Mary Rose Murphy take advantage of the new Pelletstown railway station in Dublin. Photograph: Tom Honan/The Irish Times

Louis O’Donoghue and Mary Rose Murphy could hardly be happier that Ireland’s newest railway station has opened at Pelletstown, Co Dublin. Located on(...)

Jack Charlton took Ireland to Euro 88 and the 1990 and 1994 World Cups. Photo: Simon Bruty/Allsport

You may think there is nothing more that needs to be said about Jack Charlton given all the tributes, stories and retrospectives that followed his dea(...)

People line the streets as the funeral cortege of Jack Charlton passes through his hometown of Ashington in Northumberland. Photo: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

There was, recalled Emma Wilkinson, only one living creature who ever “got the better” of her grandfather Jack Charlton, and that was his dog Sally. E(...)

People line the streets as the funeral cortege of Jack Charlton passes through his hometown of Ashington, in Northumberland ahead of his funeral service at West Road Crematorium, in Newcastle. Photo: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

Hundreds of people lined the streets of Ashington, England, to pay their respects to former Republic of Ireland football manager Jack Charlton on Tues(...)

Jack Charlton and Billy Bremner having breakfast in bed after securing the FA Cup the day before. Photo: Varley Picture Agency

Big Jack was unimpressed. “What the fook you doing ’ere?” he said. It was a question, possibly, though in the moment it felt like an accusation. “Eh,(...)

In his 2016 autobiography there’s a typical line from Jack Charlton. He saw someone drinking Coke and said: “What are you drinking that s*** for? Guin(...)

Pelletstown station was proposed in the late 1990s and in 2002 was earmarked as an 'immediate priority' in Irish Rail’s greater Dublin area integrated rail network plan.

A new train station in a growing Dublin suburb just 4km from the city centre, has been approved by Dublin City Council, 20 years after it was first pr(...)

The pilot runs for a period of six months, and only applies to stations on the Dart line. Photograph: iStockphoto

A small number of disability campaigners held a picket at Connolly Station this morning as Irish Rail rolled out its pilot scheme of accessibility imp(...)

Gardaí have expressed concern over the legality of the actions of vigilante groups operating in Ireland.

A senior garda has warned vigilante groups against “taking the law into their own hands” and said professional investigators must be allowed to carry (...)

Pamela Joyce at Dublin Coroner’s Court.

A father and his three-year-old son drowned after becoming trapped in a ditch while using a short-cut into an estate, an inquest heard on Tuesday. Se(...)

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