John Randall

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Katie Taylor will begin her pro career at Wembley Arena. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Whenever you dabble in a different sport, anything you don’t specialise in, you can expect to find yourself a little outside your comfort zone. Like c(...)

A view of Glencairn Dr in Glasgow, Scotland. Photograph: Google Maps

An elderly woman has been found dead in her garden in Scotland amid freezing temperatures. She was found at around 10.30am on Sunday in Glencairn Dri(...)

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology could face a financial penalty of €475,000. Photograph: Murray O Laoire Architects

How are our universities and colleges performing? For the past two years, the Higher Education Authority has been trying to answer that question. Th(...)

The decision to withhold funding from some third-level institutions will be controversial given that the three colleges which face penalties are in financially vulnerable positions as they struggle to cope with cuts in State funding and rising student numbers. Photograph: Eric Luke

Three colleges which have performed poorly in a new assessment process for the higher education sector face financial penalties running into hundreds (...)

Tony McCoy found it hard to stay motivated when his 300 wins target was no longer a reality. Photo: David Davies/PA

“It’s a terrible way of describing it but I’ve been like a drug addict this week,” Tony McCoy says on a quiet morning at home. In a beautiful house on(...)

British police officer Keith Wallis arrives for sentencing at the Old Bailey in London today. Photograph: Facundo  Arrizabalaga/EPA.

A police officer who lied about witnessing the Plebgate row was jailed for 12 months today.Keith Wallis, 53, of West Drayton, west London, sent an ema(...)

Pc Keith Wallis (53) arriving at the Old Bailey in central London. Photograph: Sean Dempsey/PA Wire

A police officer accused of falsely claiming to have witnessed the Plebgate row today pleaded guilty at the Old Bailey Pc Keith Wallis (53) of West Dr(...)