Brittas

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Catriona McCoy with her  daughters (l-r) Rachel, Suzanne and Sarah McCoy  outside Dublin Coroner’s Court. Photograph: Louise Roseingrave

A verdict of unlawful killing has been returned into the death of a father of three found unresponsive in the Dublin mountains after he went there to (...)

People on bridge despite road closed to Wooden bridge in Dollymount, ahead of Hurricane Ophelia hitting Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Hurricane Ophelia has caused widespread disruption on the country’s roads, with fallen trees making many impassable. A Roadwatch has released a list (...)

Holidaymakers enjoying the summer sun on the beach at Brittas Bay, Co Wicklow. Photograph: Eric Luke

Brittas Bay boasts one of the finest stretches of sand on Ireland’s eastern seaboard and for much of the year, its 5km stretch can be virtually empty.(...)

Wedding day: Katherine Zappone and Ann Louise Gilligan at Dublin City Hall on January 22nd, 2016. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Ann Louise Gilligan Born: July 27th, 1945 Died: June 15th, 2017 A gentle radical whose elegance, sensitivity and deep spirituality were matched by he(...)

Michael McCoy’s daughter Rachel has  said a dog of his   called  Fia (above) has been missing since his death and the family is offering a cash reward for information helping to find her.

A dog belonging to Michael McCoy, who died after he was attacked in the Dublin Mountains, stayed faithfully with him until rescue teams arrived in the(...)

Gardaí  near the scene where a man’s body was found at  Ballinascorney Hill, Co Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

A man found beaten to death in a remote part of the Dublin Mountains was a high profile conservationist and gardaí believe his murder is linked to one(...)

How you look in your swimwear shouldn’t be in any way proportionate to your level of happiness. Photograph: Alan Betson

At any given time, you can find the longest queues in the world in one of two places: a newly-opened attraction at a theme park, and in your local pos(...)

 A site for the planned EirGrid North-South Interconnector development at Kilmainhamwood, near Nobber Co Meath. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

EirGrid and Meath County Council have clashed over the effect the construction of a major power line will have on views from the Hill of Tara. The d(...)