Stephanie Roche: “I think a lot of people have this image of a woman footballer who is butch and doesn’t look after herself and that’s just not right. Photograph: Beta Bajgart

When Stephanie Roche came close to becoming the first woman ever to win the Fifa Puskás Award for best goal of the year in 2014, people she didn’t kno(...)

Irish Times Women’s Podcast: this edition was recorded in front of an audience at the Little Museum of Dublin

“I am actually able to say that I have saved a life, and I don’t say that with an ego,” says the firefighter Teresa Hudson. “It’s like, ‘Wow, that’s a(...)