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“Wicked tragedy”: 	A man in his early 50s died early on Saturday  following injuries suffered in an incident on Gladstone Street (general view above), Clonmel, at around 3pm on Friday. File photograph: Google Street View

The death of a man who was struck on the head by a pole on a busy shopping street after a car crashed into it was a “wicked tragedy”, the mayor of Clo(...)

The two couples must present themselves before the High Court next Wednesday in relation to their failure to leave the site at Cabragh Bridge as ordered. Photograph: Getty Images

The High Court has ordered two Traveller couples to appear before it next week for failing to vacate an unofficial halting site in Thurles. The two c(...)

Margaret Casey of Tipperary Rural Traveller Project at Cabragh Bridge, Thurles, last year. Photograph: Alan Betson

Two Traveller families have been given until 5pm on Monday to leave an unofficial halting site outside Thurles in Co Tipperary or potentially face arr(...)

Richie Tuohy and Orlagh Eichholz behind the flag that made headlines in 2012. Photograph: Ronan Palliser

The Co Limerick man who captured the German nation’s hearts and the Irish public’s imagination with a cheeky flag has now captured the heart of a Germ(...)

The council has made provision for Travellers who had resided on the bridge to be accommodated in a six unit group housing scheme, now ready for occupation, but said it needs the Cabragh Bridge site cleared first.  Photograph: Simon Carswell

The High Court has made orders requiring members of the Traveller Community to vacate an unofficial halting in Co Tipperary by next Tuesday. The ord(...)

John Keogh: ‘Always, always new trolleys, where the sick, the hurting, the elderly – people at their lowest ebb, some perhaps with life-threatening conditions – will languish for God knows how long.’

I thought it was a virus, so I wasn’t that concerned. I had a high temperature and a swimmy head, as if I had the flu. I rested, took paracetamol and (...)

Margaret Casey of the Tipperary Rural Traveller Project speaking after presidential candidate Peter Casey visited Cabragh Bridge. Photograph: Alan Betson

A security guard, a fence and discarded protest signs on the ground outside six new houses are all that remains of the political storm that blew throu(...)

Thurles native Charles Griffin in his pub, Jack Doyle’s in Budapest.  “It’s a real outdoor city, people are active, there’s a lot to do here.”

“It’s a very safe city. You just get a feel when you are here that maybe we don’t have the influences of other progressive societies but there is no o(...)

Roxie the dog. She gets the family’s full attention when out for walks

Give Up Yer Aul Screens is a summer series where Irish Times writers share their experiences of the challenge of reducing screentime. You can get invo(...)

The long term forecast is for the changeable showery conditions to continue into the middle of next week. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

A slight improvement in the weather is in the offing for the weekend with temperatures set to increase – but the changeable, showery conditions are pr(...)

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