Alan Power

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Celtic’s Odsonne Edouard scores his side’s second against Kilmarnock. Photograph: Jane Barlow/PA

Kilmarnock 0 Celtic 4 Odsonne Edouard grabbed a second-half double as Celtic enjoyed a comfortable 4-0 win over managerless Kilmarnock at Rugby Park.(...)

Alan Power, originally from Cork,  has recently moved back to Ireland, to manage  Derreen Gardens on the Beara peninsula. Photograph: Valerie O’Sullivan

If your idea of the perfect garden is one of lushly colourful herbaceous borders, primped lawns and razor-sharp topiary, then Derreen is not for you. (...)

 Ireland’s Jack McFadden, from Dublin, on his way to winning a Gold Medal in the 200m breaststroke on day four of the 2019 Special Olympics World Games in Abu Dhabi. Photograph: Ray McManus/ Sportsfile

Ireland enjoyed another day of medals at the Special Olympic World Games on the fourth day of competition in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. In the(...)

Artfully pruned: the branches of the deciduous conifer Larix decidua frame herbaceous planting in June Blake’s garden in west Co Wicklow. Photograph: Richard Johnston

Like many gardeners of a certain vintage, I’m possessed of a lifelong aversion to conifers (or at least most conifers) that has been difficult to shak(...)

Celtic’s Tom Rogic celebrates scoring his side’s first goal  during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match against Hibernian at Celtic Park. Photograph:  Robert Perry/PA Wire

Celtic moved into second place in the Ladbrokes Premiership with a frenetic 4-2 win over Hibernian at Parkhead. Former Hoops boss Neil Lennon’s side (...)

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers and his players after their 2-1 defeat away to Kilmarnock. Photograph: Jeff Holmes/PA

Kilmarnock 2 Celtic 1 Stuart Findlay’s dramatic injury-time header gave Kilmarnock a stunning 2-1 win over Celtic in their Ladbrokes Premiership(...)

Alan Power is head gardener at Stourhead, the centuries-old 2,500 acre historic estate in Wiltshire

If the world of professional horticulture was a plum tree, then the job of head gardener of a large, historic, well-funded estate would be one of its (...)

Alan Power scores Lincoln City’s equaliser against Brighton from the penalty spot at Sincil Bank Stadium. His side went on to win 3-1 to earn a visit to Premier League Burnley.  Photograph: Andrew Vaughan/ CameraSport/Getty Images

The ball was in the back of Brighton’s net, Sincil Bank was in uproar, the TV replays were about to roll and Alan Power was on to his next trick. Th(...)

Pat Fenlon has been named as Waterford FC’s Director of Football. Photograph: Inpho/Dan Sheridan

Waterford FC have announced a double managerial appointment, with Pat Fenlon and Alan Reynolds coming in as director of football and first team manage(...)