Kiltoom

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Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Monday teatime and Mattie McGleenan is in the car, beating up the road to Dublin. The Cavan manager is headed for Abbotstown, there to take a training(...)

Julien’s Auctions co-owner Martin Nolan with the dress owned by Marilyn Monroe which the Los Angeles-based auction house sold for $4.8 million. Photograph: Robbie Reynolds

Splitting your time between homes in Los Angeles, New York and London seems a far cry from Kiltoom, near Athlone, Co Westmeath, where Martin Nolan gr(...)

THAT dress: Martin Nolan of Julien’s Auctions and William Doyle of Newbridge Silverware examine Marilyn Monroe’s iconic “Happy Birthday Mr President” number, on display at the Museum of Style Icons and up for auction in Los Angeles. Photograph: Robbie Reynolds

This month an Irishman will conduct the biggest auction ever of personal items belonging to Marilyn Monroe, including the legendary “naked” dress she(...)

Ben Garrett: was stationed at Dún Uí Mhaoilíosa barracks in Renmore, Galway

Post-mortems are taking place in Galway on the bodies of two men recovered from the sea over the weekend. Gardaí have identified one of the men as Pr(...)

A stewart tries to clear water before the Roscommon and Mayo game in Hyde Park last weekend. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The Roscommon county board have confirmed that Sunday’s game between the Connacht county and All-Ireland champions Dublin has been moved from Hyde Par(...)

Roscommon managed to salvage an unlikely draw deep into stoppage time to deny IT Sligo victory in Kiltoom. Points from Mark McHugh and Evan Regan had (...)