Anne Rabbitte said a more transparent method of managing such legal cases needs to be developed. File photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

A Government Minister has said the Department of Health policy of creating and keeping dossiers of sensitive information on children with autism invol(...)

The Seanad heard about the impact on families who had worked in the power stations for the past 50 years and the ending of peat production at Mountdillon bog. File photograph: Getty

The midlands must not be allowed to become a “rust belt” like the American midwest following the closure of power plants in Longford, Offaly and the d(...)

Lakeside bike rides: Center Parcs’s expertise in holiday retreats should eventually be visible in Ireland’s Co Longford

In the latest Lonely Planet guidebook for Ireland, Co Longford merits eight paragraphs in a 750-page book. Longford, it states, is a “quiet place of l(...)