Liam O Meara

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Bertram Allen is part of the Ireland Nations’ Cup team in Poland. Photograph:  Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Ireland has been drawn first of the eight teams competing in Sunday’s Longines FEI Nations’ Cup at Sopot in Poland. The quartet selected by Horse Spo(...)

Poet and soldier Francis Ledwidge (1891-1917). He served as a lance-corporal on the Flanders front with the Royal Enniskillen Fusiliers. File photograph: Hulton Archive/Getty Images

A handwritten version of Francis Ledwidge’s most famous poem, A Lament for Thomas MacDonagh, is going on sale at auction in London later this month. (...)

Tipperary’s Liam O’Meara, seen here winning on Mr Coolcaum at Barnadown last weekend, bought up a hat trick of national Grand Prix victories when landing the fifth leg of the series at Cavan on Sunday with Curraghgraigue Jack Take Flight. Photograph: Jumpinaction

Liam O’Meara won Sunday’s fifth leg of the national Grand Prix league at Cavan Equestrian Centre riding Curraghgraigue Jack Take Flight, owned by his (...)

Michael Jung set a new record at the Rolex Kentucky. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Germany’s all-conquering Michael Jung set a new record on Sunday when landing a successive hat-trick of victories on the same horse, fischerRocana FST(...)

Comhar na nAosach, a senior citizens women’s group, pose with some of their handiwork. From left: Maggie Ní Fhátharta, Mary McCarthy, Máirín Uí Choisteala, Bríd Uí Chonghaile, Mairéad Uí Fhlatharta, Máíre Uí Chatháin and Ann Uí Choisteala. Photograph: Seán Ó Mainnín

Aran knitwear has graced the catwalks of Milan, Paris and New York but a very special truckload is making its way this week to an orphanage just outsi(...)

Bertram Allen tasted success in Florida. Photograph: Getty

The Valkenswaard United combination of Co Wexford’s Bertram Allen (Quiet Easy 4) and Britain’s John Whitaker (Lord Of Arabia) won Sunday’s Global Cham(...)

Ireland’s Greg Broderick, Bertram Allen, Darragh Kenny, Conor Swail and Cian O’Connor ahead at the RDS. The Aga Khan starts at 3pm on Friday. Photograph: Cody Glenn/Sportsfile

Tipperary rider Greg Broderick will make his debut in the Aga Khan on Friday, while Cian O’Connor is set to make his 100th Nation’s Cup appearance.(...)