Jane Williams

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Uradel, with Aubrey McMahon on board, comes home to win the valuable qualified riders handicap at the Galway Festival. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Willie Mullins is responsible for five of the seven Irish-trained entries for the Betfair Hurdle at Newbury on February 9th. The champion trainer’s p(...)

Frank Clarke: he was the first member of his family to go to university

The incoming chief justice Frank Clarke was nominated after pre-Cabinet discussions between Taoiseach Leo Varadkar, Minister for Justice Charlie Flana(...)

Minister for Justice  Charlie Flanagan  and  Chief Justice Susan Denham at  the annual report of the Courts Service for 2016 in  Smithfield. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

The Cabinet is expected to choose the new chief justice from a shortlist of three candidates at its final meeting before the summer recess on Wednesda(...)

Retiring in August: Chief Justice Susan Denham. Photograph: Aidan Crawley  Chief Justice Susan Denham is retiring in August. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

The next chief justice will not be appointed before Ms Justice Susan Denham retires from the post in August, it has emerged. Instead, senior Governme(...)

The appointment by Tánaiste Joan Burton of David Begg to the  role of  chair of the Pension Authority has been criticised.

Tánaiste John Burton has admitted using an exceptional clause in new guidelines to appoint David Begg as chairman of the Pensions Authority. Mr Begg(...)

David Begg, the former general secretary of the Irish Congress of Trade Unions, is to chair the Pensions Authority for a five-year term, the Tánaiste Joan Burton has announced.

David Begg, the former general secretary of the Irish Congress of Trade Unions, is to chair the Pensions Authority for a five-year term, the Tánaiste (...)

The Pensions Authority has warned that trustees are putting their members’ financial health in retirement in danger by opting for higher risk investments. (Photograph: Peter Dazeley/Getty)

The Pensions Authority has warned that trustees are putting their members’ financial health in retirement in danger by opting for higher risk investm(...)

Barry Geraghty riding Oscar Whisky clear the last to win The Cheltenham Pony Club Novices’ Steeple Chase. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Oscar Whisky strengthened his claims for what will probably be a tilt at the Jewson Novices’ Chase at the Cheltenham Festival with a clear-cut defeat (...)