Dalton

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  Kilkenny’s Aoife McGrath and Aoife Doyle with Karen Kennedy of Tipperary. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

It wasn’t pretty at times but the relocation of Aoife Donohue to the inside line was just about the deciding factor as Galway gritted it out in a war (...)

People line the streets as the funeral cortege of Jack Charlton passes through his hometown of Ashington in Northumberland. Photo: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

There was, recalled Emma Wilkinson, only one living creature who ever “got the better” of her grandfather Jack Charlton, and that was his dog Sally. E(...)

Cork’s Damien Cahalane shoots on goal. Photograph: Ken Sutton

Cork 2-24 Tipperary 1-25 The sight of John “Bubbles” O’Dwyer being stretchered off near the end only exacerbated Tipperary’s anguish at losing for th(...)

Ratoath 3-15 Summerhill 2-13 The 1991 census recorded Ratoath as a sleepy east-Meath village of just 593, possessing a football club whose biggest ac(...)

Junior infant Joe Fahy from Dundrum on his first day at school at  St Olaf’s NS, Balally Drive, Dundrum, Dublin 16.  Photograph:  Nick Bradshaw

A soggy August morning gave way to bright sunshine as a new group of infants began their first day of school in Balally, south Dublin, on Wednesday. (...)

Summer wedding season is fast approaching, and good frock finding lurks in the back of every guest’s mind. Forget the RSVP or booking the hotel, what (...)

Des Dalton at the Republican Sinn Féin shop on Dublin’s Parnell Street, surrounded by republican paraphernalia. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The rooms in Republican Sinn Féin’s offices on Parnell Street in Dublin are filled with a chaotic clutter, a mass of agitprop paraphernalia stuffed in(...)

I’m sitting at a counter in a small cafe, just off Limerick City’s grand Georgian main thoroughfare. The sun streams in through the cafe’s window, shi(...)