Red Deer

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File photograph of  a red deer stag. Photograph: iStock

A 45-year-old huntsman suffered fatal chest and head injuries when he was attacked by a stag as he went to feed the animal , an inquest has heard. Fa(...)

The consistently high performance of the Irish scrum has been a revelation. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

There are many eternal truths in rugby. The first is that ‘forwards win matches, backs decide by how much’. While Jonny Sexton’s Parisian drop goal (...)

Venison pairs beautifully with mashed potato and a rich, onion gravy

About 10,000 years ago, the red deer (along with the elk and reindeer) became extinct in Ireland. This was due to a severe cold spell, called the Naha(...)