Eoin Carroll

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Derry’s Christy McKaigue lifts the Division 3 trophy in Croke Park. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Derry 0-21 Offaly 1-6 Derry for Ulster? Now there’s a thought. Manager Rory Gallagher certainly didn’t cloak his Championship ambitions with false m(...)

Meath celebrate Bryan McMahon’s vital goal against Offaly. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Meath 1-13 Offaly 0-14 Offaly manager John Maughan must hate the sight of Meath after the Royals inflicted more misery on the Mayo-born boss in the L(...)

Wexford’s Conor McDonald celebrates scoring  a goal in the Allianz Hurling League Division 1A quarter-final against Kilkenny at  Nowlan Park. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

SATURDAY MUNSTER SFC SEMI-FINAL Cork v Tipperary, Páirc Uí Rinn, 5.0 – live on RTÉ 2 After pulling off last year’s once-in-72 years number on Cork, (...)

Things getting heated between Kildare’s Cathal McNally and Nigel Dunne of Offaly. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Kildare 1-22 Offaly 2-14 In a game that bore little resemblance to the provincial fare they had been involved in, Kildare and Offaly produced a barns(...)

Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald said when the Fines Act 2014 takes full effect the figures on imprisonment for fines will change dramatically.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

Almost 80 per cent of female committals to prison last year were for non-payment of fines, the Irish Prison Service annual report shows. Overall comm(...)

Social justice campaigner Fr Peter McVerry: said that “young offenders in the 18-24 age group have more in common with adolescents than adults”. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Responsibility for prisoners aged 18-24 should be transferred to Minister for Children Katherine Zappone, said social justice campaigner Fr Peter McVe(...)

 Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald and Michael Donnelan, director general of the  Irish Prison Service, answer questions  at the launch of the Irish Prison Service and  Probation Service annual reports and joint strategy  in Smithfield,  Dublin, on May 18th, 2015. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald has commissioned a review of the drugs and alcohol treatment services available to criminal offenders and peop(...)

OFFALY 0-13 UCD 0-12 Offaly lived dangerously before claiming the points in their opening O’Byrne Cup game in O’Connor Park.UCD will be wondering how (...)

Former prisioner Ombudsman for Northern Ireland Pauline McCabe  at the launch of the  report by the Jesuit Centre for Faith and Justice. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

The Government’s prison reform programme has received a broadly positive report card from a religious order of the Catholic Church.Commenting on the i(...)