Mike O Connor

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Dr Mike O’Connor said hospitals ‘work full whack’ during the holiday break. Stock photograph: iStock

A clinical director at Cork University Hospital says comments by the Taoiseach Leo Varadkar about staff rostering at Christmas are “bordering on being(...)

StepChange, located in  of Leeds, offers advice to borrowers struggling with multiple secured and unsecured debts.

A UK-based organisation that offers free debt advice to people in Ireland may be in contravention of Irish law by calling itself a charity when it has(...)

Barry Canny of Peploe’s restaurant with the guest book from Jammet’s restaurant. Photograph: Dave Meehan

A piece of Dublin dining history Peploe’s restaurant at 16 St Stephen’s Green recently underwent a refurbishment that included opening up the basemen(...)

Waterford’s Maurice Shanahan reacts in front of Shane Prendergast of Kilkenny after scoring a point in the All-Ireland hurling semi-final. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Hard as it may now be to believe, there was a time when GAA books were few and far between. Up until the late Nineties, they weren’t being released wi(...)

AIB, Bank of Ireland, KBC, Permanent TSB and Ulster Bank have agreed to provide €2 million a year between them over the next three years to fund StepChange’s service. Photograph: Thierry Roge/Reuters

UK charity StepChange plans to offer a free and independent debt advisory service in Ireland from November 16th after securing €6 million in funding (...)

Mike O’Connor, who has died aged 67, was a longtime foreign correspondent who was most recently Mexico representative for the Committee to Protect Jou(...)