Stone cutter Gerald McCarthy making flood preparations in his shop in  Cork. Photograph:  Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

The difference between success and failure on the pitch can often come down to fine margins as five-time All-Ireland winning Cork hurler Gerald McCart(...)

The remains of poet Derek Mahon are brought into The Island Crematorium in Ringaskiddy, Cork on Wednesday. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

Poet Derek Mahon was a major intellect who addressed the great existential questions of his time, mourners at his funeral in Co Cork heard on Tuesday.(...)

Photograph: PA Wire

The full story of Ian Bailey’s conviction in a French court and the next steps in the legal battle Monday December 23rd marks the 23rd anniversa(...)

A snowplough plies its trade at Cork Airport. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

The view at Cork Airport today would not have looked out place in a James Bond movie - a blanket coating of white as far as the horizon, and a lo(...)

Ted McCarthy died at the weekend following a long career in photojournalism

Warm and fond tributes have been paid to Cork photographer Ted McCarthy, who died at the weekend following a long career in photojournalism in which h(...)

Karen and Eddie O’Mahony have spent the past 14 years fighting to secure a settlement on behalf of their son Eoin. Photograph: Collins

A woman who has gone to the High Court three times to secure a settlement for her son who suffered brain injury due to medical negligence urged the(...)