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Kinnegad Plaza: staff at the Mac’s Place carvery. Photograph: Alan Betson

DRIVING AROUND IRELAND HAS CHANGED A LOT AS BIG, BRIGHT SERVICE STATIONS HAVE CROPPED UP ALONG THE MOTORWAY NETWORK, INCLUDING THE NEWLY OPENED KIN(...)

Rebecca Taylor, Nadine Kelly and Katie Flaherty all from Ballinasloe, Co Galway at the 2017 ploughing championships. Photograph: Tom Honan

President Michael D Higgins officially opened the 87th National Ploughing Championships on Tuesday. Traffic is reported to be a little busy approach(...)

Coolattin House, Co Wicklow

Surrounded by the immaculate greens of Coolattin Golf Club and the tranquil fields of southwest Wicklow, Coolattin House is a quiet place these days. (...)

Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Monday teatime and Mattie McGleenan is in the car, beating up the road to Dublin. The Cavan manager is headed for Abbotstown, there to take a training(...)

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 (...)

Stephen McGrath, Theresa Robinson and Kaylem Ó Murachaidh lost their lives in a crash in Donegal.

Four of the five people killed in two recent car crashes in Co Donegal were not wearing seatbelts. The two crashes, which happened within just a few (...)

 The former head office of the Console suicide prevention charity in Celbridge, Co Kildare. File photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin

Government funding for suicide prevention charity Console’s UK branch was suspended last month by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade over gov(...)

A May morning and I am traversing the sun-kissed, Offaly countryside through a once degraded landscape that has now arisen to bloom again as a mosaic (...)