Micheál Donoghue with his 2017 Philips Manager Of The Year award at the  InterContinental Hotel in  Dublin. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Micheál Donoghue, the Galway hurling manager, held off the sternest competition imaginable from Irish horse racing, not to mention the double-winning (...)

Annmarie O’Brien (top left), her daughter Paris (left), with Holly O’Brien and Jordan O’Brien, who all died, and their mother Bridget O’Brien (top right), who remains critically ill following the fire at Kilcronan estate in Clondalkin, Dublin.

The sole survivor of a fire at an apartment in Clondalkin, Dublin, last month is making “slow progress”, a relative of the family has said. Bridget (...)

Aidan O’Brien:  his Whisperview Trading Limited saw accumulated profits rise to €6.6 million for the 12 months under review, as against €5.9 million a year earlier

Two companies owned by one of Ireland’s most successful racehorse trainers, Aidan O’Brien, found the course relatively easy going during the year endi(...)

Winning racehorse trainer  Aidan O’Brien speaks to jockey Tony McCoy and owner JP McManus after claiming an opening race of the Leopardstown Christmas Festival with   Plinth. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The racehorse training and bloodstock firm, operated by Aidan O’Brien, last year enjoyed a bumper year recording a profit of €1.269 million.O’Brien’s (...)