David Ryan

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Despite working his way through £100 million in today’s values, he lamented never having acquired ‘one hour’s true happiness’

In the prologue of his very entertaining new book on the subject, David Ryan asks “why should we care” about the life of Thomas Whaley, better known a(...)

 Joan  Mulloy’s 2018 goal is to compete in the Solitaire du Figaro, a multi-stage race for about 40 boats every August

Truth be told, Joan Mulloy isn’t too bothered about the male-dominated world of professional sailing. That the status quo is changing ever so graduall(...)

Belvedere’s Mateusz Galinski scores a late try to help his side secure a thrilling victory over St Michael’s in the Bank of Ireland Leinster Schools Senior Cup semi-final at  Donnybrook Stadium. Photograph: Gary Carr/Inpho

Belvedere College 20 St Michael’s College 19 Replacement prop Mateusz Galinski turned out to be the unlikely hero as Belvedere completed a miracle co(...)

East Waterford county coroner’s court in Dungarvan was told the aircraft’s engine had cut out due to carburettor icing. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

An 84-year-old pilot was running out of options after the engine of his aircraft cut out due to ice in the carburettor and he failed to land the aircr(...)

St. Michael’s Dan O’Donovan is tackled by David Wilkinson of Clongowes during the  Bank of Ireland Leinster Schools Senior Cup quarter-final against Clongowes Wood at Donnybrook. Photograph: Oisín Keniry/Inpho

St Michael’s College 22 Clongowes Wood College 13 St Michael’s moved smoothly into the Leinster Senior Cup semi-final and a meeting with holders Belv(...)

Scott Penny touches down to score a try for St Michael’s College in their Bank of Ireland Leinster Senior Cup first-round game against Terenure College at Donnybrook Stadium. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

St Michael’s College 25 Terenure College 13 St Michael’s gradually got to grips with a ferocious Terenure challenge to make it into the Leinster Seni(...)

Dafhyd Flynn in Michael Inside, the best new Irish film at the Galway Film Fleadh

There was a time when you could take the temperature of the nation by glancing at the tight handful of Irish features premiering at the Galway Film Fl(...)

Happy German anglers on Killala Bay

THE universally popular Bridie Fleming has retired after 45 years working in the angling/business development division at Inland Fisheries Ireland. Th(...)

Monica Peters from Orlando, Florida, with her magnificent Corrib trout of 5.4kg, sportingly released

The Irish Ladies Flyfishing Association (ILFA) commenced their season recently with a trial on Lough Lene in Co Westmeath, the first of four to select(...)

HP said the new A3 printers would offer advanced security features “unmatched in the marketplace”. Photograph: Jim Young/Reuters

HP Inc has announced it will begin shipping a new range of A3 multifunction printers, with inbuilt hacking protection. Announcing the launch of the (...)

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