The All-Ireland replay on Saturday has the town of Kenmare buzzing. Two of Kerry’s top stars play with local club Kenmare Shamrocks and since the drawn final two weeks ago almost every boy is puffing his cheeks and taking frees like Stephen O’Brien and Sean O’Shea.
Thu, 12 Sep, 2019
Margaret Atwood's latest book hasn't been released yet has already scored the author a nomination for the Booker Prize. While judging is shrouded in secrecy,got her hands on an early copy of The Testaments.
Sun, 08 Sep, 2019
Parents of premature twin boys born within a few days of a set of quads and triplets in Limerick, have praised staff at the city's maternity hospital neonatal unit, for heroically nursing their newborns back to health, after the tiny siblings were rushed to intensive care following their dramatic birth.
Wed, 09 Nov, 2016
WHEN it came to writing novels, Laurence Sterne, born in Clonmel, Co Tipperary, 300 years ago this week, certainly enjoyed experimenting. Pages strewn with long dashes, asterisks and the odd hand sign; a torn out chapter; two pages completely smudged with printer’s ink; and a section playfully left blank for the reader to write their own character description.
Fri, 22 Nov, 2013
Five days after they told the mother of a seriously disabled child who lives with chronic pain that she wasn’t entitled to a medical card, the HSE has admitted to making an “administrative error” as they lost the eight-year-old’s medical records.
Wed, 23 Oct, 2013