Wesley College

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Sir Robert Hart, from Co Armagh, joined the British consular service in China, where he would live for 54 years

In the summer of 1900, hundreds of foreign diplomats and missionaries were besieged by the anti-western Boxer Rebellion in the Legation Quarter in Bei(...)

William Wordsworth’s sister Dorothy wrote of the daffodils that it ‘seemed as if they verily laughed with the wind that blew upon them’. Photograph: Russell Cheyne/Reuters

For a poem synonymous with solitude, William Wordsworth’s I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud was a surprisingly collaborative affair.  It was not the p(...)

High-performance analyst Vinny Hammond and Ireland fly-half Johnny Sexton at the Ireland Rugby press conference in Fukuoka, Japan. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Back in 2002, when they were the 16-year-old half-backs with a touring team from St Mary’s College, Johnny Sexton and Vinny Hammond, one of the Irish (...)

Three Rock’s David Kane fails to stop Conor Empey of UCD scoring a goal in the student side’s 3-1 win at the weekend. Photograph:  Bryan Keane/Inpho

UCD made a major statement that they are ready to do some damage in the men’s EY Hockey League this season as they ran up a fully merited 3-1 win ove(...)

Leinster Schoolboys Senior Cup Final The High School 1 Wesley College 0 The High School finally fulfilled their potential to win a first Leinster (...)

Minister for Sport Shane Ross came under fire last year for allocating €150,000 to the fee-paying Wesley College.

Projects in Minister for Sport Shane Ross’s constituency are to receive almost 5 per cent of the total allocation of State funding in the latest batch(...)

Wesley College has written to parents to say it has  become aware of an attempt to abduct a   pupil while the student was  returning home from a work experience placement near the Dundrum Centre in Ballinteer last Friday. File  photograph: Cyril Byrne

A Dublin school has warned parents about the alleged attempted abduction of a pupil in Dundrum. A spokeswoman for Wesley College confirmed a letter (...)

58 Grosvenor Road, Rathgar, Dublin 6: all the period features are intact.

Grosvenor Road, a quiet leafy avenue off Rathgar Road in Dublin 6, has a fine mixture of house styles dating from Victorian times. One of the more int(...)

Minister for Sport, Shane Ross. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Applications for the State’s €40m sports capital grants programme reopen on September 7th with disadvantaged areas due to receive a higher priority as(...)

Wednesday morked an anniversary of sorts – it being 20 years to the day since I failed my driving test for the very first time. Obviously, I took it a(...)

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