Sinn Féin’s Rose Conway-Walsh. Photograph: Ellen O’Riordan

Fine Gael’s Michael Ring topped the poll in Co Mayo and was elected to the Dáil with 14,796 votes on the first count. Also through on the first count (...)

Existing venues that describe themselves as accessible come with a list of caveats for disabled people

“Where’s good for a dance around here?” is a question that stumps a number of people in Ireland. But add “where’s good for a dance around here – that’(...)

When estate agent Conor O’Gallagher was looking for a home over a decade ago, he had a period home in mind – then saw the plans for an uber-modern hou(...)

Stephen Manning has taken actions against gardaí, court staff and judges.  Photograph: Collins Courts.

Stephen Manning was sentenced to two months in jail last week. However, he was not in Castlebar District Court to hear the judge’s ruling on a charge(...)

Four men have undertaken  not to picket a judge’s home or the Carrick-on-Shannon business premises of his wife (above) this Saturday, October 22nd. File photograph: Google Street View

Four men have undertaken in the High Court not to picket a judge’s home or the business premises of his wife this Saturday, October 22nd. The underta(...)

Integrity Ireland activist Stephen Manning  protested vigorously about the decision to refuse his application, claiming his rights had been denied on “a technicality”.

TOM SHIEL A judge abandoned a court sitting yesterday after a large number of people chanted “off the bench” in the courtroom. In a bizarre spectacle(...)

 A group of demonstrators gathered at Castlebar Circuit Court, Co Mayo, to protest 110 repossession cases to be heard by the court. Photograph: Keith Heneghan

Holy water was sprinkled and part of the rosary recited in unusual scenes at Castlebar Circuit Court in Co Mayo, where 110 cases of repossession were (...)