Limerick’s Darragh O’Donovan celebrates with the Liam MacCarthy after his team’s All-Ireland final victory over Galway. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

With the Allianz Football League about to start, it is worth recalling that the New Ireland Cup, which will be presented to the winners in April, cele(...)

 Michael Mackey in Galway: ‘There may be more money for emergency accommodation, but it is homes that need to be built.’  Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Michael Mackey who has worked for many years with Galway Simon believes landlords are the “big winners” in the budget . Mr Mackey (65) has experience(...)