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Cloughjordan Ecovillage, Co Tipperary. Photograph: Alan Betson

The delayed Housing for All Strategy is supposed to guide the next nine years of housing policy in Ireland. If it does not have a strong focus on comm(...)

Kildorrery National School: ‘Everyone’s anxious to get back at this stage’

School principals around Ireland are scrambling to get classrooms ready for the new term, but for Rachel Kelly, in the north Cork village of Kildorrer(...)

Ned Monaghan, originally from Co Cork and living in Connecticut in the United States, has reignited a debate across Ireland and among GAA across the g(...)

 Kieran Downey  (right) helps carry the coffin   bearing the remains of his wife Marie Downey and   son Darragh as it  leaves St Michael’s Church, Ballyagran on Saturday afternoon.

The heartbroken family of Marie Downey (36) and her infant son Darragh, who both died at Cork University Maternity Hospital (CUMH) last week, have “tw(...)

Fionn Doyle (7) pictured in a Garda car in Kildorrery, north Cork. His mother Eimear put out an appeal for people to send him a card for his birthday - and thousands of people from all over the world responded. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

A little boy who is battling leukaemia received thousands of birthday cards from all over the world on Wednesday morning after his mother posted about(...)

The main street of Kildorrery, Co Cork. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

Rural Ireland is an expression that nowadays is frequently prefaced with “dying”. The fact is 42 per cent of our population reside in rural Ireland, a(...)

The GAA has been smart in it’s guidelines which divide participants up into three very distinct areas: the child, youth and adult. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho.

It’s that time of the year again. Summer holidays almost here. No school. And summer camps which cater for a wide range of interests. The GAA is up th(...)