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Search for a Song winning at the Curragh last year. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

On the eve of next week’s Punchestown festival, domestic weekend action is confined to a pair of flat fixtures on Saturday where a mix of proven Grou(...)

Walsh Whiskey founders Bernard and Rosemary Walsh.

Walsh Whiskey, which is behind the Irishman and Writers’ Tears brands, has been acquired by Amber Beverage Group for an undisclosed sum. Founded in C(...)

Search For A Song:  bounced back to form with a spectacular rout in the two-mile Loughbrown Stakes at the Curragh  in September when ridden by Colin Keane for the first time. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Having come so close Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe glory with Tarnawa a week ago, Dermot Weld turns the focus to his other top-flight mare Search For A So(...)

Minella Indo is set to line up at Wexford on Bank Holiday Monday. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

The rug will be taken off the first major Cheltenham Gold Cup contender to emerge this season when Minella Indo lines up at Wexford on Bank Holiday Mo(...)

 Princess Zoe recording one of her two wins at the Galway festival at Ballybrit. Next up for the popular mare is Sunday’s Prix Royal-Oak in Paris. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The remarkable Princess Zoe will try to emulate staying legends Yeats and Vinnie Roe by winning Sunday’s Prix Royal-Oak in Paris. Tony Mullins’s ma(...)

Cyclist on the grounds of the Royal Hospital of Kilmainham. Photograph: Fran Veale

What’s so good about Kilmainham? Dublin 8 has seen seismic change in the last decade, changing from a traditional inner-city spot to a hyper-gentrifi(...)

Visit the tomb of King Tutankhamun and see the ancient Pyramids and timeworn Sphinx with a visit to Egypt.

Historic heroes and present day paradise Visit the tomb of King Tutankhamun and see the ancient Pyramids and timeworn Sphinx with a visit to Egypt. (...)

The five-star Sheen Falls Lodge in Kenmare

Cosy up in Connemara €299pps Cosy up in Connemara this autumn beside an open fire and wrapped in a cashmere and lambs’ wool pashmina. You’ll find th(...)

Dan  paddles down the Barrow river in an open-top Canadian canoe

The canoe might be the finest vessel ever built for the traveller. In a canoe you can explore slowly and intently, just like walking or cycling, but f(...)

Police said the man sustained serious head injuries after he was assaulted by a number of individuals at The Royal Oak bar on Saturday night.

A member of staff at a bar in Carrickfergus has been left in a serious condition in hospital with head injuries following a gang attack. Police said (...)