Senator Paudie Coffey at the Four Courts on Wednesday for the second day of his High Court action against Iconic Newspapers, publishers of the ‘Kilkenny People’. Photograph: Collins Courts

When Crotty the Robber stood on the gallows in Waterford city in 1742, he probably assumed his courtroom days were behind him. He was wrong. And whe(...)

I set out from the Nire Valley carpark in the watery light of a winter morning.

I like the Comeraghs. The southeast’s most expansive uplands may not possess the signature peaks of the adjacent Galtees and Knockmealdowns, but they(...)

Waterford’s Coumshingaun circuit overlooks the finest corrie on these islands

Coumshingaun, Co Waterford Start point: Kilclooney Wood car park is in Co Waterford beside the R676, close to the(...)