Emma Burchill making her debut at the Dublin Horse Show at the age of eight in 2017.

Twins Ivan and James Ryan attended their first Dublin Horse Show in a pram in 2005 and have never missed once since, either as spectators or competito(...)

Thousands of Siptu members in State-funded organisations providing health and social care have deferred a one-day strike in a dispute over pay restoration.

A planned strike by more than 5,000 staff working in State-funding voluntary bodies providing health and social services, which was scheduled to go ah(...)

Paul Bell (left): “Our members feel that what is being offered is too little, too late and will be striking on Tuesday 18th September.” Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Staff in State-funded voluntary organisations providing health and social care services are to go on strike on Tuesday, September 18th, after the coll(...)

In total, Hiqa published 23 reports on residential services for people with disabilities, of which 13 were found to be in compliance with the regulations and standards. File photograph: Getty Images

Three centres for disabled adults which are run by the same company have been found to have major non-compliance in relation to issues of safety. Tw(...)

Thousands of Siptu members in State-funded organisations providing health and social care are to stage a one-day strike on February 14th in a dispute over pay restoration. Photograph: Jimmy Weldon.

Thousands of staff in State-funded organisations providing health and social care are to stage a one-day strike on February 14th in a dispute over pay(...)

Donie Carroll is a woodwork machinist who retired as a supervisor in a workshop for adults with special needs, St Joseph's Foundation, in Charlevil(...)