Moate

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Joe Ward  after he received his silver medal following his AIBA World Boxing Championships final clash with Julio La Cruz. Photograph: Thomas Balke/Inpho/Pixathlon

Joe Ward looks at Hamburg and doesn’t see the ever-moving figure of Julio La Cruz in front of him and then not, but through the prism of the year that(...)

Joseph Fagan (91) from Moate, Co Westmeath,  75 years coming to   the Galway Races. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

In 1942, Joe Fagan attended his first Galway Races. It was war-time in Europe, or the Emergency as the second World War was euphemistically called in(...)

Sr Margaret Casey of the Sisters of Mercy: five properties owned by the Sisters of Mercy are yet to be fully transferred to the State. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Properties yet to be fully transferred to the State under the 2002 indemnity agreement with religious congregations include five owned by the Sisters(...)

Michael Peakin, NBRU Branch Secretary Broadstone photographed outside Busarus this morning. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons / The Irish Times

Frustrated commuters took to social media on Friday morning to complain about the potential impact of the Bus Éireann strike and Irish Rail cancellati(...)

Blackstairs Mountains

Skylark Experiences on Inishbofin, off the Connemara coast, offers a complete immersion in island life where you get to spend time sheepfarming, birdw(...)

Comedian and writer David O’Doherty brings his new show, Big Time, to Whelan’s, Dublin on December 15th, 16th 17th and 18th.

We’ve picked some suitably seasonal events that are sure to help you celebrate all that’s best about the festive season Uplifting cathedral choirs (...)

Work finished on the Gorey  motorway service station in May 2015 and Topaz was chosen as the successful bidder to operate it and the other two stations at Kilcullen and Moate.  Photograph: Dave Meehan

The cost of maintaining security cover at three long-delayed motorway service stations is more than €12,000 a month, Transport Infrastructure Ireland (...)

Moate Retirement Village: opened in 2005 on former grounds of Carmelite Order. Photograph: Peter Moloney

Thirty-five apartments in the well-established Moate Retirement Village in Co Westmeath have come on the market on the instructions of receiver KPMG a(...)

Dermot O’Brien: ‘We have no intermediate form of force. What we have is a baton and pepper spray and then we jump from there to a gun. There is nothing in between that members could utilise to defend themselves.’ File Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Members of the Garda Representative Association (GRA) feel betrayed by the government and Garda management says association president, Dermot O’Brien(...)

Irish Roots

Absence of evidence is not evidence of absence. Which is to say that trying to explain why you can’t find your ancestor is akin to collecting water i(...)