Jim Warny in a cave in Co Clare. Photograph: Cathal Mullane

Irish-based cave diver Jim Warny was part of the international team which assisted in rescuing the 12 boys and their football coach from the cave sys(...)

Micheal Burke on his land at Ballymaquive, Ardrahan, Co Galway. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy.

Sections of a €550 million motorway being constructed in Co Galway may have to be raised in parts due to flooding, according to a leading hydrologist.(...)