Steve Alexander, Doug Alexander jnr and their parents Doug Alexander snr and Lily Alexander died after their rental car collided with a lorry in Co Wexford. Photograph: via Facebook

A couple who died in a collision in Co Wexford last week along with two of their adult sons, “lived the American dream” and tried to help others to re(...)

Bishop Denis Brennan is the second Catholic bishop in recent days to address the issue of increased hostility towards the church in Ireland.  Photograph: Istock

A newly ordained Catholic priest has been warned about the hostility he will face in a changed Ireland. Bishop of Ferns Denis Brennan told Fr Billy C(...)

US presidential candidate Donald Trump. Photograph: Sarah Rice/Getty Images

Everyone remembers the bold girl or boy at school. Not the messer, but the real bold one, the pupil who pushed the boundaries to their limits, sometim(...)

A horse-drawn hearse draws the remains of a member of the Connors family to  Crosstown Cemetery, Wexford town, October 23rd, 2015. Photograph: Patrick Browne

A lone piper announced the emergence of five coffins from the Church of the Annunciation on Wexford’s Bride Street on Friday afternoon as a soft rain (...)

Startpoint From Corofin take the Kilfenora road. Go right at Kilnaboy. Pass a school and go right again at a parking place. Start from the Crag Roa(...)

Eight years after winning the Palme d’Or at Cannes with The Wind That Shakes the Barley, Ken Loach, unstoppable director, and Paul Laverty, his regula(...)