Builder Johnny O’Loughlin purchased 50 Mount Pleasant Avenue Lower in 2010 for €400,000, when the house was “in very bad shape – the walls had a tide(...)

Johnny O’Loughlin (8), with forecaster Evelyn Cusack on this year’s Late Late Toy Show. Photograph: RTÉ

One of the breakout stars of this year’s Late Late Toy Show was undoubtedly Johnny O’Loughlin, the eight-year-old from Ennis who loved the weather and(...)

Portumna’s Ronan O’Meara is chased by Loughrea’s Eoin Mahony and Tom Regan in Pearse Stadium yesterday. Photograph: Inpho

Portumna 3-12 Loughrea 0-14: There was a familiar end to a terribly sad week for Galway hurling when Portumna claimed their sixth county championship (...)

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LOUGHREA 2-18 BEAGH 1-11Beagh’s maiden Galway SHC semi-final appearance ended with a whimper as goals from Johnny Coen and Johnny O’Loughlin sent Loug(...)