Shane Lowry hits from the rough on the final day of the  Open Golf Championship at Royal Portrush. Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA

At the 18th hole, the Irish were waiting. All day it felt like magic was in the making at Royal Portrush; the first British Open golf championship to (...)

Lough Sheelin Trout Protection Association incoming officers, from left: treasurer Eamonn Ross, chairman Kenneth O’Keefe and secretary Thomas Lynch

The recent annual general meeting of Lough Sheelin Trout Protection Association (LSTPA) in Crover House Hotel was well attended, with close to 100 mem(...)