Rush Harbour: the town’s harbour and its two beaches offer a range of watersports. Photograph: Tom Honan

Newcomers to the town of Rush is north Co Dublin can’t help but fall for its picture-postcard looks. Whether approaching it from the west, along rural(...)

Members of the audience at the 2013 Women and Agriculture Conference in Killarney.

Some 650 women rose to their feet in unison and gave a standing ovation to Elma Walsh yesterday after she talked about the death of her son Donal in M(...)

Farmers protest outside Dublin Castle this morning. Photograph: Genevieve Carbery

GENEVIEVE CARBERY No country, including Ireland, would get everything it wanted in reform of the Common Agricultural Policy (Cap), Simon (...)