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A Border Communities Against Brexit sign on the road to Jonesborough.

I’m on my way to Warrenpoint, a small port town on the Co Down side of Carlingford Lough. This is the starting point for my walk along the Irish Borde(...)

 A snow gloo outside a house in Clondalkin, Dublin. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Dublin: The capital city is deserted on Friday as shops remain closed and rail and bus services remain in shutdown mode. Snow continues to fall on F(...)

Mayo’s 42km Great Western Greenway runs from Westport to Achill and is used by 250,000 people every year

The notion that we might willingly allow outsiders build pathways across our property is farcical considering our often craven, clawing grasp of land.(...)

The inaugural ‘Scenic Carlingford Ferry’ service arrives at Greencastle, Co Down on July 21st, 2017.  Photograph: Michael McHugh/PA Wire

The Scenic Carlingford Ferry has made its maiden voyage from Greenore, Co Louth to Greencastle, Co Down. Five decades after the idea was first mooted(...)

Scenic Carlingford Ferry, a new cross-Border 44-car ferry service linking the Mournes and Cooley mountain regions, is making its first sailing this summer and will run all year round.

The future of the tourism industry in Carlingford and the Cooley peninsula is under threat from Brexit according to a Co Down man operating a cross-Bo(...)

 Garda Tony Golden: father of three shot dead by Adrian Crevan Mackin when he accompanied Siobhán Philips  to her Louth home in 2015. Photograph: Garda/PA Wire

The family of a woman shot by Adrian Crevan Mackin, who also shot dead Garda Tony Golden, have called on the Government to establish a public inquiry (...)

Family adventure holidays The big trend for family holidays in 2017 is adventure and activity-based breaks, including camping, cycling and theme-p(...)

Pro-choice activists deliver abortion pills to women in Northern Ireland from the Irish Republic using a drone, at Narrow Water Castle near Warrenpoint in County Down. Photograph: PA

Police kept a close eye as pro-choice activists delivered abortion pills to women in Northern Ireland using a drone. The stunt, described as an act o(...)

The success of the Great Western Greenway in Co Mayo can be seen in the hundreds of Irish people who take to the route every week. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Three significant occurrences in the past seven years have turned cycling in Ireland into a more popular activity. They are the Dublin Bikes scheme in(...)

Handout photograph of Garda Tony Golden. Photograph: Garda/PA Wire

The State funeral of Garda Tony Golden will take place on Thursday, it has been confirmed. Garda Golden was shot dead after responding to a domestic (...)

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