Ken Farrell

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Trainer Karl Thornton and jockey Donagh Meyler. Photograph: Cody Glenn/Sportsfile

 Christmas means nothing to horses, so while trainer Karl Thornton gets on with the daily job of exercising his 16-strong string, his father, Seá(...)

Emmet Stagg: The former Kildare North Labour deputy  said entering a government arrangement would be disastrous for Labour and the idea should be opposed. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

There is large-scale opposition among Labour’s elected representatives to involvement in a Fine Gael-led minority government. A clear majority of th(...)

Fingal has voted against the proposal to hold a public vote on setting up a directly elected mayor. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Fingal county councillors have blocked Dubliners from voting next May on whether to have a directly elected mayor for the capital. Just s(...)