Sophie Boyce sits on the shoulders of her grandfather, Aidan Geoghegan, at the Tullamore Show yesterday. Photograph: Jeff Harvey/HR Photo

There were 1,000 classes at the Tullamore Show yesterday but none were more hotly contested than the bonny baby show. It was like a Rose of Tralee for(...)

Anna Marie McHugh is the first woman to be appointed general secretary of the World Ploughing Organisation. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The Irish team has taken gold and bronze in the World Ploughing Championships in Canada while Northern Ireland has claimed a bronze medal.John Whelan(...)

Anna May McHugh, managing director of the National Ploughing Championships. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

In a high field on a farm just outside Carlow a woman in a bright red coat is scrutinising a corner of freshly ploughed earth. “Nice and straight, (...)

Róisín Adams and her husband invested in two apartments in Calabria, Italy, in 2007. They hoped it would ensure they had the finances to send t(...)

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