Leighton Glynn in action for Wicklow during the Christy Ring Cup final in 2011. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Glenealy 2-12 Bray Emmets 0-11 Glenealy claimed their 15th Wicklow senior hurling title at Joule Park Aughrim on Sunday when they dethroned reigning (...)

Star of The Voice Kelly McDonagh Mongan from Cork with her baby boy Bernie at the Traveller Pride Awards.  Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

It has been a remarkable year by any standards for the Travelling community. Olympic silver medallist John Joe Nevin an(...)

Tinsmith Tom McDonnell, winner of the overall Traveller Pride Award, is  photographed with Olympic gold medelist Katie Taylor after a ceremony in the Rotunda Hospital. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times.

Olympic champion Katie Taylor has compared discrimination against the travelling community to discrimination against women’s boxing. Tay(...)