Temperatures are checked as people arrive at the St Patrick’s Day gala ball in the Sheraton Hotel in Kampala. Photograph: Sally Hayden

As European countries were cancelling their St Patrick’s Day celebrations, Uganda’s were in full swing. Three days of events kicked off last week wit(...)

Players from Carnew and Rathnew in Wicklow were embroiled in several fistfights 10 minutes from the finish, and referee Declan Peppard dished out red cards to six players from the two teams.

Wicklow GAA has a new headache on its hands after a senior football championship quarter-final was marred by disgraceful scenes.Players from Carnew an(...)