Cllr  Colette Connolly   was elected Mayor of Galway.

Three new mayors have been elected in Dublin, Cork and Galway on Friday evening. In Fingal, north county Dublin, Labour councillor Seána Ó Rodaigh wa(...)

Department of Education inspectors’ reports released under the Freedom of Information Act show dozens of examples of schools breaching these rules. Photograph: iStock

Hundreds of vulnerable children are missing out on vital education supports due to schools using resources ring-fenced for special needs to hire teach(...)