High Island is home to a monastic settlement and an intact stone beehive hut.

THE BEEHIVE HUT Long before cities, towns and villages there were monastic settlements with dwellings built from slivers of stone assembled in a way(...)

The late Liam Hagan (8) had been selected as a Leinster Rugby mascot for the upcoming RaboDirect Pro 12 game against Connacht. File photograph: Brian Reilly-Troy

Leinster players and supporters will this Saturday pay tribute to the team’s “bravest little fan” Liam Hagan, who died of a skin condition just weeks (...)