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Youghal Man Peter Connon, who was rescued with members of his family on Easter Monday after their sailing crafts capsized.  Pictured with him are volunteer lifeboat crew from Youghal Erik Brooks and Liam Keogh who were involved in the rescue. Photograph:Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

A father of three has spoken of his admiration and gratitude for the RNLI after they saved him and four teenagers who were thrown into the sea when th(...)

 US is looking at options to share the AstraZeneca doses because the vaccine has not yet been authorised for US use by the FDA. Photograph: Vano Shlamov/ AFP via Getty

The United States will send up to 60 million AstraZeneca vaccine doses abroad, after facing mounting pressure to share its surplus vaccines with count(...)

“I step on a boat and sail out of Dun Laoghaire harbour into the bay and look at the horizon, I think on a different day and under different circumstances I could just keep going. Not turn around. It’s that sense of endless possibility.” File photograph: Getty Images

What drew me to sailing was that I always had a grá for it. I’d no background there. My family had no connection with sailing or the water. But I grew(...)

AstraZeneca said it told the European Commission and member states last week that the batch required testing and would be delivered soon. Photograph: Alex Kraus/Bloomberg

AstraZeneca has slashed the number of Covid-19 shots it will deliver to EU nations this week by almost half, causing a hold-up that the company claime(...)

Saddlehill, Inishtioge - ceramic art from Michael Holden

There’s something inspiring about how Irish creatives have responded to lockdown in the last 12 months. All around the country people who might have b(...)

The M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, home of the Baltimore Ravens NFL team,  last week became the state’s third mass vaccination site. Photograph: Suzanne Lynch

The snow is still on the ground on the bright spring morning as cars begin to trickle into the car park at the M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore. The(...)

Kieran Cotter is looking forward to spending more time with his wife Brigid and their sons.

Tributes have been paid to one of the country’s longest serving RNLI volunteers who is stepping down after almost half a century of life saving includ(...)

WInston C: trainer Keri Brion  plans to give the Eclipse Award winner  a first run in 16 months in the Grade Three Limestone Lad Hurdle at Naas.

US trainer Keri Brion has got a crash-course in Irish weather but hopes conditions allow for a potential landmark moment at Naas on Sunday. Brion, wh(...)

Health workers treat new Covid-19 patients within the Intensive Care Unit of the Alberto Sabogal Hospital, in Callao, Peru on January 15th. Photograph: Luis Angel Gonzalez/EPA

Two million people have now died worldwide with coronavirus, figures show. The tally by the Johns Hopkins University passed the threshold on Friday, (...)

Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine at Rady Children’s Hospital in San Diego, California. Photograph: Ariana Drehsler/AFP/Getty Images.

Almost a quarter of the world’s population will not have access to a Covid-19 vaccine until 2022, according to new research. Experts from the Johns H(...)

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