The scene in Gortahork, Donegal, Ireland, where four young men have died in a road crash. Photograph: Rebecca Black/PA Wire

The chaplain who attended the crash in Co Donegal in which four young men died last night has described the scene as the “stuff of nightmares”. Fr Br(...)

Thurles Sarsfields captain Pádraic Maher raises the Tipperary senior hurling trophy with daughters of the club’s deceased trainer Jackie Griffin, Laragh, Isabelle and Emma, after the win over Kiladangan at Semple Stadium earlier this month.  Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho.

These are busy days in the GAA’s original heritage town. Just under a fortnight ago, Thurles heard the news that Mickey “the Rattler” Byrne, an evocat(...)

Liam Kearns has previously managed Limerick and Laois. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Liam Kearns will be confirmed as Tipperary’s new senior football team manager in the coming days. Premier County football board chairman Joe Hannigan (...)