Vincent Fahy, 1928-2021

This article is one of a series about people who have died with coronavirus in Ireland and among the diaspora. You can read more of them here. If you (...)

Bernard Brogan lifts the Sam Maguire after Dublin’s victory over Tyrone in 2018. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

It was Jim McCartan, pioneering Down All-Ireland winner and father of James, who first floated the line past me. I was curious why he hadn’t been am(...)

Paddy Moriarty (70): missing since December 2016. He was last seen in the Australian outback town of Larrimah, where he lived. Photograph: courtesy ABC News

Dusk was falling on the sweltering hot day of December 16th, 2017, when Irishman Paddy Moriarty went to the Pink Panther, the only hotel and bar in th(...)

Paddy Moriarty (70): missing since December 2016. He was last seen in the Australian outback town of Larrimah, where he lived. Photograph: courtesy ABC News

It was an appallingly hot October day in 2015 when I stood in Larrimah’s small bush cemetery with Paddy Moriarty. The temperature was stretching for 4(...)

Rita Alpine (29) who was found injured at the end of a stairs in a house in Kilkenny

Locals have been left shocked and saddened at the death of a 29-year-old woman who was found at her home with serious injuries on Sunday. Rita Apine,(...)

The retirement took place at the weekend of Philip French, the distinguished film critic with London newspaper the Observer. As someone who had accumu(...)