Home and Outdoors
Nine piglets are looking for good homes after being found abandoned in Co. Wexford.
Fri, 04 Jan, 2013
A Co Wexford woman has given birth to three little boys after being rescued from her snowbound rural home in Co Wexford after going into labour two weeks early.
Thu, 02 Dec, 2010
A man has been airlifted to hospital in Waterford after he was injured in a hang-gliding crash in County Carlow.
Sun, 30 May, 2010
The Real IRA tried to invent a new explosive device using propane gas and petrol and tested it at a remote area on Mount Leinster in Co Carlow, the Special Criminal Court heard today.
Wed, 04 Jul, 2007
The Real IRA tested an explosive device at Mount Leinster in Co Carlow for use in extorting money from drug dealers, the Special Criminal Court was told today.
Tue, 26 Jun, 2007
Some of the worst forest and bog fires for years have been brought under control, the Fire Service said today.
Sun, 22 Apr, 2007
Gardaí believe they have may foiled a Real IRA bomb plot aimed at disrupting the deadline set in the Northern political process, it emerged today.
Sat, 28 Oct, 2006
A councillor vowed not to be intimidated today after a gas cylinder was set alight in a burning pyre of tyres outside her Co Carlow home.
Mon, 20 Feb, 2006
Double Olympian David McCann all but sealed victory in the 2004 FBD Milk Rás this afternoon as the Belfast amateur’s solo breakaway at 107km saw him claim the seventh and penultimate stage, 149km from Carrick-on-Suir to Tullow.
Sat, 29 May, 2004
The scare over Foot and Mouth Disease is spreading to continental Europe. A suspected case has been found on a pig farm in Belgium and in France a farm near Lyon is under quarantine.
Sun, 04 Mar, 2001