Co Cavan

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Seán Quinn was alleged to have driven his E-Class Mercedes on lands owned by his former company, including Swanlinbar Quarry. Photograph: Collins

Two companies that were part of the former Quinn group have launched High Court proceedings against the former billionaire businessman and the group’s(...)

The main male accused pleaded guilty to aggravated sexual assault, assault causing serious harm, false imprisonment, making threats to kill, assault causing harm and robbery, all  in Co Cavan in 2019.

A man who imprisoned, sexually abused and repeatedly assaulted a teenager during a four day “reign of terror” in Co Cavan has been jailed for nine yea(...)

A woman in her 80s has been killed in a road traffic incident in Co Cavan. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A woman in her 80s has been killed in a road traffic incident in Co Cavan. The single-vehicle crash occurred in the townland of Monelty, in Stradone(...)

Susan Stanley on stage during Anything Can Happen 1972 at the Playhouse in Derry. Photograph: The Playhouse

At the Playhouse in Derry, the theatre is empty, but the seats are full. On each one is an object – a babygro, a stuffed toy, a photograph – looking u(...)

Liam McCaffrey in his office at QIH in Derrylin, Co Fermanagh. Photograph: Lorraine Teevan

At the headquarters of Quinn Industrial Holdings (QIH) outside Ballyconnell, Co Cavan, it is business as usual. On the road outside, the distinctive (...)

Mick Power of Coillte: “It’s 600 tonnes of a mish-mash of industrial and domestic waste which was hauled into two sites side by side outside Kingscourt in Cavan.”

The State’s forestry service Coillte will have to spend €100,000 clearing up 600 tonnes of industrial and domestic waste dumped on two sites in Kingsc(...)

A fairy fort, with corn stooks of four sheaves each, in Loughinisland, Co Down, in 1962. Photograph: Michael J Murphy/

A worldwide crowdsourcing movement is currently unearthing Ireland’s deepest fairy secrets and darkest myths. A voluntary collective online is working(...)

Dublin Criminal Courts of Justice, Parkgate Street, Dublin

A woman charged with impeding her abusive boyfriend’s prosecution by simulating the suicide of the woman he strangled would have found it difficult t(...)

“I grew up selling cars all my life – the customer is vital in that industry and I wanted to adopt that ethos in my wine business,” says Andrew Eakin (...)