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Panelto has been supplying St Mel’s with surplus bread and the brewery has been using it to make beer.

Turning bread into beer might sound far-fetched, but it’s an idea being fermented in Co Longford in a novel B2B project. At first glance, St Mel’s B(...)

Grafton Street, Dublin. File photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The 14-day incidence rate of coronavirus varies widely across the State. While some areas such as Laytown-Bettystown in Co Meath have had very few cas(...)

Former Waterford manager Derek McGrath, right,  with former selector Dan Shanahan. “If Dan wasn’t as diligent and as innovative as he was, that iconic status wears off in no time. But that never happened.” Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

On a Saturday night in Tralee a few years back, we arrived to the press box to find two seats were being kept for a couple of late arrivals. Just as t(...)

Rev Dr Sahr John Yambasu became an Irish citizen in 1989.

The first African-born leader of one of Ireland’s main churches has been elected president-designate of the Methodist Church. Rev Dr Sahr John Yamba(...)

Dr Tony Holohan at a media briefing t his week. File photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

The Department of Health on Friday night reported five additional deaths related to Covid-19 and 617 confirmed further cases of the disease, including(...)

Gardaí at a checkpoint on the M4 in Co Kildare, outbound from Dublin,  as part of Operation Fanacht. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The volume of traffic in the Republic’s roads notably decreased just days into the Garda’s Operation Fanacht. The operation has seen thousands of che(...)

A garda performing a random vehicle check in the village of Muff, Co  Donegal. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA

A further 506 cases of Covid-19 and one death from the virus were confirmed in the State yesterday as new figures on where the incidence of infection (...)

Classes at Meán Scoil Mhuire, Longford Town, are due to continue online on Friday. File photograph: Getty Images

Parents of students attending a girls’ secondary school in Longford were asked to collect their children on Thursday following a confirmed case of Cov(...)

The RCSI, UCD and Trinity College have the lowest proportion of students on Susi grants with between 5 and 25 per cent entitled to grant assistance. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Insufficient data is being collected to determine the full income of thousands of students who are in receipt of third level grants, according to a ne(...)

Were our couple to drop everything and race to Cong, Co Mayo, right now they could have themselves an overnight stay in one of the best hotels in the world – Ashford Castle. File photograph: Getty

Pricewatch was delighted to wake up last Thursday morning to realise that it was the dawn of a six-month spell over which Minister for Finance Paschal(...)

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