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Fr Niall Molloy, who died at Clara, Co Offaly in July 1985

Maimie Delaney remembers the moment in July 1985 when she heard that her friend Fr Niall Molloy was dead . “I said ‘did he fall off a horse’?” she re(...)

Parish Priest in Athleague Fr Eugene McLoughlin says the local community are sympathetic with the protesting farmers while fearful jobs could be lost at the meat plant. Photograph: Mike McCartney

There are fears in the tight-knit community of Athleague that the longer the beef dispute goes on the more chance there is of deep divisions forming. (...)

Davy Fitzgerald and his Wexford charges will not be letting up against Laois on Sunday. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho.

ALLIANZ HURLING LEAGUE PREVIEWS SUNDAY (3.0 unless stated) DIVISION 1A, ROUND FIVE Clare v Waterford, Cusack Park – Derek McGrath’s monologue duri(...)