Richard Walsh

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Members of the Auxillary Division of the Royal Irish Constabulary. This force was first conceived in 1919 as a cadre of British officers supporting the RIC against the IRA

The Royal Irish Constabulary (RIC) were the front line of the British government’s war against the IRA between 1919 and 1921. As a result, policemen m(...)

After being initially wary, Irish consumers have taken to using contactless payments in droves. Figures from the Banking and Payments Federation Ire(...)

Declan Moriarty, who has Parkinson’s, working in the garden at home in Finglas, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Ronnie Gillanders (73) says that being diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease five years ago was a “major blow” to him.  “I was numb at first. When I(...)

Gina Moxley and Richard Walsh

The Seagull and Other Birds Project Arts Centre, Dublin *** What if everything really has been done before? A young radical dismisses “(...)

An ambulance due to be dispatched to an injured toddler who fell from an upstairs window was stood down because the controller dealing with the 999 call believed the child had suffered a simple fall  in a garden. Photograph: Alan Betson.

An ambulance due to be dispatched to an injured toddler who fell from an upstairs window was stood down because the controller dealing with the 999 ca(...)