Gerry Kavanagh: “I’ve had traumatic experiences while in the Army, but this is worse.” Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

The Taoiseach has described the beatings inflicted on a left-handed Galway man when he was in national school, as “wrong” and something that “should n(...)

Gerry Kavanagh: ‘I’ve had traumatic experiences while in the Army, but this is worse.’ Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

The daily beatings that a Galway man says he endured in school for being left-handed continue to be a source of trauma for him more than 50 years late(...)

Former chairman of the Football Review Committee Eugene McGee. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The former chair of the Football Review Committee has challenged the GAA to come up with a better plan to address the fixtures crisis if the or(...)

Laois midfielder Padraig Clancy: played 14 years for his county: Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

New Laois manager Tomás Ó Flatharta must plan for 2014 without the county’s most experienced player with the announcement that Padraig Clancy has reti(...)