The Wynn’s development involves adding 27 new bedrooms. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

The owners of the historic Wynn’s Hotel in Dublin 1 have secured permission for a large extension to the hotel. An Bord Pleanála gave the go-ahead fo(...)

Sr Patricia Wall, pictured in 2013 with Kilkenny hurling manager Brian Cody and then Tipperary manager Eamon O’Shea. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Sr Patricia Wall has been named Volunteer of the Year at the Volunteer Ireland Awards for her dedication to a local community in Co Tipperary. Sr Pat(...)

 Aoife and Paddy Hayes at CST International, Fitzwilliam Street. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

Handing down the family business can be a delicate affair. We’ve all heard the stories. Parents who won’t let go. Children not ready for the job. Dysf(...)