Tony Griffin

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 TY students take part in a Soar workshop in Athboy Community College, Mullaghstones, Athboy, Co Meath. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

Visions of excruciating embarrassment flash before the eyes of nearly all the teenagers sitting in a Co Meath school classroom on a bright, wintry wee(...)

Pádraig O’Dea: ‘People have been so kind. They have helped us pitch the tents, given us tips of the best routes and places to go’

When Pádraig O’Dea was learning to ride a bicycle in his home town of Tullamore, Co Offaly, more than 50 years ago, he never imagined that his ability(...)

Limerick’s Donal O’Grady: “Straight away signing a code of discipline says to me there’s a lack of trust in the squad. There is an honesty in most camps and stuff would be just flagged by a fellow player.”

A Clare hurler who claimed he was humiliated and isolated by the treatment he received from his manager has yet to be contacted by any segment of t(...)

Clare captain Anthony Daly celebrates victory over Tipperary  in the 1997 All-Ireland final at Croke Park. Photograph: James Meehan/Inpho

“There has been a missing person in Clare for 81 long years. Well today, that person has been found alive and well . . . ”Anthony Daly, September 1995(...)

Brendan Bugler of Clare in action against Cork in this year’s National Hurling League.  Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Summer licks the leaves on every tree and bush as Brendan Bugler pulls up a stool and plonks his keys on the table. He’s been supervising exams all da(...)