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Irish Rower, Eimear Lambe, from Cabra, Dublin, who won a bronze medal at Dublin Airport following her return from the Olympics in Tokyo, Japan,  with her parents, Sheila and Noel and sisters, (from left), Claire, Aideen and Sinead. Picture date: Sunday August 1, 2021. PA Photo. See PA story SPORT Olympics. Photo credit should read: Damien Eagers/PA Wire

Ireland’s successful Olympians returned to their respective homes last night and to communities bursting with pride at their achievements. The Covid-(...)

The Imperial Hotel in Cork: general manager Bastien Peyraud said when it closed for the first lockdown in March 2020, it was the first time the building had fully shut its doors in more than 200 years.

Hotel and related tourism accommodation owners are optimistic about the reopening of the hospitality sector to non-essential guests today after severa(...)

Tom Barry: Emboldened by the escape at Crossbarry, Barry decided to target the RIC barracks in his hometown on March 30th, 1921.

One of the many interesting facets of the complicated character of Tom Barry is that his father was a Royal Irish Constabulary (RIC) policeman. Thoma(...)

Flood defences in place in Fermoy. File photograph: Office of Public Works

The Office of Public Works (OPW) and Cork County Council have been urged to investigate why a pumping system on the Fermoy Flood Defence Scheme failed(...)

 Una Ring has waived her right to anonymity to encourage others in similar situations to come forward. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Cork Courts Limited

After months of harassment and threats from a former colleague, Una Ring went to bed on a miserable Co Cork night last July fully dressed, suspecting (...)

John le Carré  told RTÉ radio in 2019 ‘I am indeed applying for an Irish passport. And it means a lot to me.’ File photograph: PA

Acclaimed English novelist John le Carré who died on Sunday at the age of 89 was applying for an Irish passport and considering moving to Ireland afte(...)

Alderley in Glenageary, Co Dublin

Christmas isn’t cancelled, at least not yet. Many overseas family members are still hoping to get home for the festive period to spend holidays with l(...)

Cork County Council staff haul damaged possessions from the footpath in Bantry, west Cork following severe flooding. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

Co Cork bore the brunt of Storm Francis on Monday night and Tuesday morning with high winds and heavy rain causing significant flooding as well as str(...)

Bantry Fire Brigade said New Street, Main Street, Barrack and the Square were all flooded on Monday night. Image: Bantry Fire Brigade

An elderly shop owner in Bandon, Co Cork, who has experienced his second major flooding incident at his premises in a matter of days, describes himsel(...)

More heavy rain is forecast for Tuesday as Storm Francis moves across Ireland. Image:

More heavy rainfall is forecast for Tuesday as Storm Francis moves eastwards across Ireland. Rain overnight and on Tuesday morning caused flooding in(...)

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