Mediation talks were scheduled between the wind farm company and the farmer this week. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg via Getty Images

A dispute between a wind farm company and a farmer over an agreement about access to his land has taken a twist after another wind farm company claime(...)

Farmhouse Cafe Bakery’s bread selection

Exquisite works of art The wedding and special occasion cakes made by pastry chef Clare Taylor, who has set up in business in Newtownmountkennedy, Co(...)

 Ballygunner’s JJ Hutchinson celebrates at the end of the game. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Ballygunner 1-18 Midleton 2-13 Waterford champions Ballygunner overcame the spirited challenge of beaten Cork finalists Midleton by two points in thi(...)

 TG4 weather presenter Cáitlín Nic Aoidh at the launch of touRRoir18, which takes place in  Galway next week. Photograph: Andrew Downes

Innovators and experts in the areas of food, tourism and culture will converge on Galway next week for the second biennial touRRoir global forum, whic(...)

Olive’s Room in St Anne’s Park

Olive’s Room, the lovely Dublin City Council tearoom at the Red Stables in St Anne’s Park in Raheny, is named after Lady Olive Ardilaun, the one-time (...)

 Lewis Cummings of Kerala Kitchen

Happy birthday Kerala Kitchen A south Indian cafe and takeaway on Baggot Street in Dublin run by former newspaper executives Lewis Cummings and Grain(...)

Guess who’s cooking dinner? Fifteen of Ireland’s top chefs are swapping kitchens  and tickets have just gone on sale

If you’ve ever wondered what it was like to dine on roast quail and chateaubriand in the rarified surroundings of Le Coq Hardi, former taoiseach Char(...)

Shane Dowling of Na Piarsaigh celebrates at the final whistle Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Na Piarsaigh 2-18 Ballygunner 2-11 The AIB Munster club hurling final in Thurles was won for the third time in five years by Limerick’s Na Piarsaigh. (...)

 David Cunningham of Glen Rovers attempts to gather possession in yesterday’s AIB Munster GAA Hurling Senior Club Championship Quarter-Final against Ballgunner in  Walsh Park, Waterford. Photograph:  Ken Sutton/Inpho

To the bafflement of even their supporters in a meagre if symmetrical crowd of 1,414 at rain-lashed Walsh Park, Waterford champions Ballygunner mounte(...)