Former Leinster player Noel Reid has joined Agen on a two-year deal. Photograph:  Nathan Stirk/Getty Images

Traditionally Irish players have been willing to travel abroad in search of a career in professional rugby when denied options at home but the financi(...)

ESB Networks managing director said the upgrade to modern meters was an important enabler of Ireland’s climate action plan. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

The first phase of a €1.1 billion national electricity meter replacement programme to introduce smart meters to homes and businesses was announced by (...)

Scenes from  the  Munster Schools Senior Cup semi-final at Irish Independent Park, Cork, where  CBC beat rivals Pres 17-15. Photograph:  Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Munster Schools Senior Cup final preview: CBC v Glenstal Abbey, Musgrave Park, Sunday, 4pm (Live Eir Sports 1) CBC go in search of a record 30th Muns(...)

CBC’s Eoghan Barrett scores a try against St Clement’s College in the Munster Schools Senior Cup quarter-final at Temple Hill. Photograph: Oisín Keniry/Inpho

The first three quarter-finals of the Clayton Hotels Munster Schools Senior Cup produced home victories with both Cork schools recording big wins. At(...)