Gerard Lawlor

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Kevin Devlin stands on the pitch at St Enda’s GAA club in Glengormley which is named after his brother Gerry, who was killed by a loyalist gunman at the club in 1997. Photograph: Colm Lenaghan/ Pacemaker

‘We’re remembering everyone equally – their politics, or who killed them, is irrelevant’: Northern GAA clubs remember victims of the Troubles &n(...)

Cliftonville chairman Gerard Lawlor suggested the all-island league proposal was a ‘pipe dream’ and ‘unrealistic at this moment in time’. Photograph: Declan Roughan/Inpho

Harry Cavan, the IFA’s long-serving president, once observed that having two national teams on the island of Ireland was “nonsensical” then famously c(...)

Desecrated wreaths at the memorial to the Narrow Water Massacre in which the IRA killed 18 soldiers  near Warrenpoint in Co Down. Photograph: Memorial to the Narrow Water Massacre/PA Wire.

Police in Northern Ireland are treating the desecration of wreaths at the site of the IRA murder of 18 soldiers as a hate crime amid reports that foot(...)

 Gerard Lawlor (67) of Balrothery, Tallaght, has  received a suspended sentence of three years for stealing social welfare payments from the Department of Social Protection between 2005 and 2015. File photograph: Collins Courts

A man who claimed more than €167,000 in fraudulent social welfare payments has avoided a jail term to allow him to continue to assist in caring for hi(...)