Daniel Day-Lewis is to  be awarded a knighthood after being named in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list. Photograph: Ian West/PA Wire

Multi-award-winning actor, and Wicklow resident, Daniel Day-Lewis is to be knighted.He is one of more than 1,100 people from the UK and beyond to be r(...)

Kelly Gallagher (left) and guide Charlotte Evans in action during the Women’s Super G Visually Impaired race. Photograph: Vassil Donev/EPA

Kelly Gallagher was on top of the world today after making Winter Paralympic history. The visually-impaired skier Gallagher and her gui(...)