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The grave of Hector Fullerton Donald (27) of Liverpool in Ahamlish cemetery, Co Sligo. He was presumed to have drowned after the troop ship Mohamed Ali El-Kebir was torpedoed on August 7th, 1940.

On a recent visit to a countryside cemetery in north Co Sligo, my attention was drawn to the graves of five British soldiers that date to the second W(...)

Minister for Education Norma Foley:   she stressed the “huge potential” identified by teachers  and the community for collaboration between schools. Photograph Nick Bradshaw

A two-year pilot project to support and save small rural primary schools by encouraging them to work together in “clusters” has been launched by Minis(...)

USA’s Simone Biles walked away from the women’s team competition on Tuesday after admitting she had “freaked out in a high stress situation”. Photograph: Mike Egerton/PA

Even if they never meet, the lives of American gymnast Simone Biles and the Irish swimmer Mona McSharry have overlapped and caught the wild extremes o(...)

 Japan’s Momiji Nishiya  celebrates during the women’s skateboarding street final   at Ariake Urban Sports Park   in Tokyo. Photograph: Patrick Smith/Getty Images

It’s late, we’re bleary-eyed and cognitive functions are casually slowing. Brain fog begins to set and the brightness of the TV makes the eyes go nice(...)

 Mona McSharry in action during the Women’s 100m Breaststroke semi-final at the Tokyo Aquatics Centre when she secured a coveted final spot. Photograph: Adam Davy/PA

Battles vary all the time. They can be the personal ones, the ones people rarely appreciate, the ones that earn medals and the ones that may not be pa(...)

Mona McSharry at the Sport Ireland National Aquatic Centre in Dublin. Photograph: Seb Daly/Sportsfile

Age: 20 Events: 100m/200m Breaststroke Club: University Of Tennessee/ Marlins Swimming Club From Grange in Co Sligo, McSharry showed great underage(...)

UCC interim President Professor John O’Halloran addressing the commemoration. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

It could be argued that the execution by the British of 13 IRA volunteers in Cork 100 years ago was a war crime, according to a University College Cor(...)

The Grange Castle plant, originally built by Wyeth before it merged with Pfizer, is state-of-the-art and has plenty of space for expansion. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Pfizer’s announcement that it will build a new vaccines business at its Grange Castle plant in Dublin is that rarity – unadulterated good news. Alongs(...)

Ray Kennedy pictured leaving the Criminal Courts of Justice on Parkgate Street in Dublin on Monday. Photograph: Collins Courts

A man who was previously acquitted by direction of IRA membership has been found guilty by the Special Criminal Court of disrupting the garda investig(...)

Joseph Cullen, Bayview Grange, Wicklow town, was convicted and banned from driving for three years in February 2020 by a Wicklow District Court judge. The High Court has overturned that conviction. File photograph: John Giles/PA Wire

A man’s drink-driving conviction has been reversed by the High Court because a doctor in a hospital who gave permission for his blood sample to be tak(...)

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