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A group of Black and Tans on a trench road in Tipperary, while assisting the British Army during the War of Independence, 1921. From the AE Bell Collection. Photograph: Hulton Archive/Getty Images

The Revolution Files is a collection of articles detailing one incident in each of Ireland’s 32 counties during the revolutionary years, from 1916 to (...)

The flooded Salthill Promenade and car park during Storm Ophelia in October 2017 Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Last year was marked by mild, dull and wet weather which was interrupted by the “violent and destructive” Storm Ophelia in October 2017, according to (...)

Community spirit: locals turned out in force during the campaign to save Aughavas post office.

Booker prize winning novelist DBC Pierre once said that there is no cure for Leitrim hospitality, except more Leitrim hospitality. It’s not the sloga(...)

Russell Owen, Caersws, Wales, with Sheelin trout

Funding of €536,886 to develop key angling projects in rural areas has been secured by Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI). The investment will see the dev(...)

Adrian Kelly from Cloone, Co Leitrim, passing a former shop (left) and a house which are both surrounded by forestry. “How can you live with trees coming up to your door?” Photograph: Brian Farrell

A late-night text recently summoned farmers to a protest in Aughnasheelin, near Ballinamore, Co Leitrim. The next morning, at 7.30am, they began to qu(...)

Defending champions Leitrim looked comfortable winners until the final quarter when they lost their way to a lively GMIT side who just fell short in t(...)