Lough Derg

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Dara Quigley: 'In the year before Dara died she was trying extremely hard to recover from substance abuse'

In the year before journalist Dara Quigley (36) died she had been “trying extremely hard to recover from substance abuse”, her mother told her inquest(...)

Pollan can be grilled or pickled as with herring, or fried with a crispy layer of breadcrumbs. Photograph: iStock

There are not too many fish that can only be found in Ireland. Pollan, rarely eaten in Ireland nowadays, is only found in five lakes in Ireland: (...)

David Gorman, the Flying Fifteen class nominee from the National Yacht Club, racing with crew Chris Doorly competing in the ISA All-Ireland Sailing Championship at Lough Ree Yacht Club. Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport

Autumnal winds herald the season for All-Ireland Sailing Championships commencing this weekend in Schull with the junior title before moving to the ea(...)

Oisin McClelland (Donaghadee Sailing Club) competing in the Finn class at the Hempel Sailing World Championships  at Aarhus, Denmark.Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport

Although racing in the Hempel Sailing World Championships has now started, the sheer scale of the task facing the 14 Irish sailors seeking qualificat(...)

Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim during last year’s floods. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Thousands of people living close to the Shannon are frightened of further widescale flooding this winter, says Fianna Fáil. Launching a Bill designe(...)

People line up to pray at a pilgrimage at Lough Derg, Co. Donegal. File Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The prior at one of the world’s toughest Christian pilgrimage sites has called on pilgrims to support it to ensure its future.Prior of St Patrick’s P(...)