Louise Walsh

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Scene of a double ATM robbery on Main Street, Kells, Co Meath. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins

Management at a busy service station has decided to close its external ATM following a recent string of ATM thefts. Madden’s Centra store in Termonfe(...)

 Denise and James Brady with their son Ryan (14) and daughter Sarah Anne (7) who both recovered from meningitis. Photograph: Seamus Farrelly

A mother who watched both her children battle meningitis seven years apart says she hopes the Government will extend the vaccination programme for the(...)

Louise Walsh and Derek Maher with their sons, Thomas and Matthew. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan

When Waterford-born Louise Walsh looks out of her sun-room to see the early morning sun rise every day, the Dublin-based mother of two no longer turns(...)

Matthew and Geraldine Stout lead the dig at Newgrange. Photograph: Seamus Farrelly

The first research excavations at Newgrange, Co Meath in more than 30 years have begun, after a geophysical survey showed what could prove to be an “e(...)

Minister of State for European Affairs Helen McEntee  looks on during vote counting in the Irish abortion referendum, at Ashbourne count centre in Co Meath. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

The world’s eyes were on Ireland today, Fine Gael TD Helen McEntee said as her constituency voted to repeal the Eighth Amendment by a majority of near(...)

A sheep killed in a dog attack in Monasterboice, near Drogheda, Co Louth, over the Christmas period. Photograph: Louise Walsh

At least 13 sheep have been savagely killed in three separate dog attacks on four farms across Co Louth over the Christmas period. Farmers are now ca(...)

Michael McCarthy and Paul Carroll at Bellewstown Races: pair won best dressed couple award

Michael McCarthy and Paul Carroll went into the record books at the weekend by becoming the first gay couple to pick up the best dressed couple award (...)

One delegate at the INTO conference said children were being asked to sit beside radiators or keep their coats on until lunchtime. Some schools were simply hovels

Schools could see a 23 per cent increase in funding if they were allowed to reclaim tax on items purchased, said the Irish National Teachers Organisat(...)

Louise Walsh: “Ethically, as an artist, to re-envisage something that’s been made for a different site is a bit like making a rope to hang yourself. I don’t think officials understand the artistic process.” Photograph: Trevor McBride

Huge, round, rusted and on its back. The sight of the massive steel sculpture by Cork artist Louise Walsh, lying abandoned in a bleak industrial estat(...)