Philip Byrne

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Hundreds of past child-protection case files are held at Scouting Ireland’s national office in Larch Hill, Tibradden, south county Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Locked away in Scouting Ireland’s national office in Larch Hill, Tibradden, south county Dublin, sit hundreds of past child-protection case files in a(...)

Garda Alan Hayes, who along with colleagues was awarded a bronze medal and certificate of bravery, pictured with his daughter Aibhlinn. Photograph: Barry Cronin

The son of Caitríona Lucas, the Irish Coast Guard volunteer who died when a rigid inflatable boat capsized off the Clare coast in September 2016, has (...)

 Aoife Winterlich (14), from Walkinstown, Dublin 12, was on a weekend scout trip  on Sunday, December 6th, 2015, when she and fellow scout Philip Byrne were swept out to sea from rocks at Hook Head Lighthouse in Co Wexford.

A Coast Guard crew winching two scouts from the sea simultaneously when one fell had never performed the operation before, an inquest heard. Aoife W(...)

Liam McGran of Earlsfort Terrace, Lucan, Dublin  pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to attempted robbery and possession of an imitation firearm at Harcourt Green, Charlemont Street, Dublin 2 (pictured) on October 7th, 2013. Image: Google Maps.

A father of three has been given a suspended sentence for attempting to rob and threatening to rape an escort at gunpoint because he needed money for (...)

IRC One National champion Bon Exemple, an Xp33, skippered by Colin Byrne, will compete in next week’s Volvo Dún Laoghaire regatta. Photograph: Bob Bateman

Dublin takes centre stage next week with a bumper fifth edition of Volvo Dún Laoghaire regatta (VDLR) and an impressive combined fleet of 377 entries (...)

Leslie Taylor, ringing master, with David Hogan, bell ringer, attaching muffles to some bells to reduce  the sound, at Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Sound dampeners will be placed on five Christ Church Cathedral bells from this weekend in an attempt to resolve a dispute betw(...)