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With the retirement of three priests there this year, eight of the 53 parishes in Kerry are now without a resident priest. Photograph: iStock

Decisions by bishops to do with a shortage of priests should involve the lay people directly affected, a senior member of the Association of Catholic (...)

ESB workers are working on multiple power outages following Storm Callum.  Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill/THE IRISH TIMES

Storm Callum has caused less destruction than was expected, according to the National Emergency Coordination Group, with hundreds of households still (...)

People on bridge despite road closed to Wooden bridge in Dollymount, ahead of Hurricane Ophelia hitting Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Hurricane Ophelia has caused widespread disruption on the country’s roads, with fallen trees making many impassable. A Roadwatch has released a list (...)

At the 54km mark, there is a left turn for Aghadoe and the beginning of a gradual ascent.

You begin this cycle along the excellently named Dr Hans Liebherr Road (the N72). After a few hundred metres, take the second exit on the Ballydowney (...)

The Dingle Peninsula in Co Kerry. There is  a  ban on one-off holiday and second homes in the countryside. Photograph: David Soanes/Getty Images

The county with some of the most stringent planning restrictions on one-off housing will have to immediately revise its plans, councillors have said. (...)

The post office in Waterville. Image: Google streetview

Two men are due to appear at a special court sitting on Saturday evening in connection with an armed raid on a post -office in south Kerry. Two arme(...)