Alex Butler

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Shane Sweetnam helped Ireland to joint-third place in the Italian five-star Nations’ Cup in Rome. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

There were emotional celebrations in Rome on Friday when the home team won the Italian five-star Nations’ Cup for the first time in 32 years. Jumping(...)

Ireland’s Denis Lynch won a car valued at almost €60,000 when he landed the Mercedes-Benz Championship  in Hamburg with Rushy  RMF Echo. Photograph: Adam Ihse/AFP/Getty Images

Irish show jumping riders were in excellent form on Thursday with wins at five-star shows in Germany and Italy. On the Global Champions’ Tour in Hamb(...)

Best hat winner Danielle Gingell, from Claremorris, Co Mayo; winner of the Kilkenny best dressed lady prize Alex Butler, from Midleton, Co Cork; and best Irish design winner Mary White, from Claremorris, Co Mayo, at Galway. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The Galway public may have recently voted in favour of marriage equality, but there were calls for another form of parity at Ballybrit. Laois-born Leo(...)

Alex Butler from Middleton,  Co Cork won the  Best Dressed Lady prize at the Galway Races. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

East Cork native Alex Butler has won the Best Dressed Lady title at this year’s Galway Races at Ballybrit. Ms Butler from Ballyedmond, Midleton, won(...)

 A file image from 2013 of Alex Butler from Dunmore East, Co Waterford with her parents, John and Sonya Butler after she was awarded €1.4 million in an action against the HSE.

The mother of a tetraplegic 10-year-old girl, who secured a €10.4million settlement in her case against the Health Service Executive (HSE) for injurie(...)

Lance Armstrong greets a fan in the US last month. Photograph: Getty Images

The Sunday Times has reached a settlement with disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong, the newspaper has confirmed.The newspaper had launched legal action (...)