Derek Nally

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 President Higgins  meets  Guido Nasi from Italy, who was attacked on holiday in Ireland 20 years ago. Photograph:  Tony Maxwell

Twenty years after an attack in Dublin left him severely disabled and in a wheelchair, Guido Nasi arrived at Áras an Uachtaráin to be welcomed as the (...)

Guido Nasi, the 18 year old Italian student who was assaulted in August 1999, with Bernadette Kelly, volunteer with Victim Support. File photograph: Alan Betson

The vast majority of tourists who fall victim to crime while visiting Ireland say they would still recommend it as a holiday destination, according to(...)

Julie Cooper: “As an independent promoter, you have to as you do everything, you book the show, you run it, you’re the production person on the day, you might drive them from the hotel, or they might stay in your house, so you’ve got to love it.”

As an independent promoter, Julie Cooper knows how difficult it is to establish a foothold in a landscape dominated by big players. “I’d be reaching (...)

Former Garda Commissioner Larry Wren’s coffin with the Tricolour, his commissioner’s hat, his portrait and spray of flowers, at his funeral at St Brigid’s Church in Blanchardstown, Dublin. Photograph: Peter Murtagh

Former Garda commissioner Larry Wren was remembered at his funeral yesterday as a person of love and charity. He was and a man of integrity who lived(...)