Maurice Durnin with an address in Co Cork pictured leaving the Four Courts after the opening day of his High Court action. Photograph: Collins Courts

A bar worker who claims he slipped and twisted his ankle in a Co Clare bar 10 years ago has sued for damages in the High Court. Maurice Durnin, now (...)

Bernard Lucas, husband of Caitríona, who died when her rib capsized during a rescue off Kilkee, Co Clare. Photograph: Eamon Ward

There can be few rescuers in any coastal community anywhere occupying the tough and lonely position held by west Clare farmer Bernard Lucas. Bernard (...)