Diarmaid Ferriter: “The wheel has turned over the decades in relation to Anglo-Irish relations and how joint involvement in the EU transformed perspectives.” Photographs: The Irish Times

During the week, the Merriman Summer School in Ennis was timely in examining the theme of “our gallant allies in Europe”. It offered a chance to refle(...)

Jim Lucey: said recognition of the importance of emotional health was “necessary and progressive”. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Our path to recovery as a nation can only be sustained by promoting our emotional and mental health, a leading psychiatrist said last night. “I(...)