Person: Paddy Kennedy
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Tim O’Connor returns from the kitchen with a pot of tea and two slices of currant cake before being drawn to a stack of sheets piled on the living room table.
Fri, 01 Jul, 2016
Sat, 21 May, 2016
Wed, 06 Apr, 2016
Odds-on favourite Up For Review romped to an impressive win in the Grade 2 Dorans Pride Novice Hurdle, rescheduled from Limerick on Tuesday, in Punchestown yesterday.
Fri, 01 Jan, 2016
The winter season got underway in near summery conditions, on fast ground, at Thurles yesterday afternoon and, for the third consecutive year, sprightly veteran He’llberemembered landed the featured Premier County Hurdle for trainer Paul Fahey.
Fri, 23 Oct, 2015
The Steve Mahon-trained Usa made a spectacular return to action when bolting-up in the Fundraising Events At Tipperary Races Rated Novice Chase in Tipperary yesterday.
Sat, 18 Apr, 2015
Paul Fahey is hoping the ground dries up at Fairyhouse over the weekend as he prepares to saddle Lots Of Memories in the BoyleSports Irish Grand National on Monday.
Fri, 03 Apr, 2015
Tom Mullins reports stable stalwarts Alderwood and Fosters Cross in fine shape ahead of the Arctic Tack Stud Veterans Handicap Chase at Wexford today.
Tue, 17 Mar, 2015
says Kildare’s long links with the reptile suggest it’s the ‘snakiest place in Ireland’
Mon, 16 Mar, 2015
Holders Corofin, winners of a dozen Galway SFC titles in the past 23 years, remain on course to retain their crown after an emphatic 4-14 to 0-2 semi-final win over Milltown.
Mon, 29 Sep, 2014
2013 intermediate champions De La Salle have reached the Waterford SFC quarter-finals after a tense 2-8 to 1-10 win over Ballinameela in Fraher Field last night.
Mon, 01 Sep, 2014
You’d imagine the next time Jessica Harrington is looking for a jockey that Davy Russell will figure towards the top of her list.
Fri, 02 May, 2014
A farmer has told how he owes his life to his mobile phone after his leg and ear were severed in a horrific accident.
Thu, 09 Jan, 2014
The talented Bryan Copper gave the hitherto enigmatic Giantofaman a superb drive to land the Munster Maiden Hurdle at Thurles yesterday.
Fri, 22 Nov, 2013
Knockcroghery, successful on the flat at Bellewstown on Friday night, made a quick return to action at Limerick yesterday and landed The At The Races Rated Hurdle.
Mon, 08 Jul, 2013
Ryle Dwyer looks at a frenzy of violence against British forces at the height of the War of Independence in Kerry, and reveals the grisly fate of two Black and Tans who went missing
Mon, 25 Mar, 2013
A man shot dead in Co Kildare has been named locally as Ned Hamilton.
Sat, 29 Dec, 2012
Ruby Walsh made a triumphant return to race-riding at Listowel yesterday, when driving long odds-on Rattan to a last-gasp success in the Kerrymaid Hurdle.
Mon, 17 Sep, 2012
Back at the scene of his memorable Guinness Galway Hurdle success with Rebel Fitz, Mick Winters struck again at Ballybrit yesterday when classy mare Missunited made every yard of the running to justify 8/13 favouritism in the Easyfix Rubber Products Novice Hurdle.
Wed, 12 Sep, 2012
County man Pa Bourke hit a whopping six goals as Thurles Sarsfields blitzed holders Loughmore-Castleiney in a disappointingly one-sided Mid Tipperary senior hurling final at Templemore.
Mon, 30 Jul, 2012
Mossey Joe was the surprise star of the show at Cork as jump racing returned to Ireland following the big freeze.
Sun, 12 Dec, 2010
ALAIVAN, third to Soldatino in the JCB Triumph Hurdle at Cheltenham and off the track since May, made a successful return to action when outclassing Son Amix and four other rivals in the Fishery Lane Hurdle at Naas yesterday.
Thu, 25 Nov, 2010
When I was a kid growing up with a huge interest in horses, there was one man you looked up to. That was Paddy Mullins. And as I grew older and competed internationally in eventing and became a trainer myself, that respect never lessened. If anything, it grew as you got to know him.
Sat, 30 Oct, 2010
RACING at Wexford yesterday was abandoned after three races due to serious concerns about the safety of parts of the track.
Mon, 25 Oct, 2010
CONTRASTING ends of the age spectrum were very much to the fore when East Cork defeated Dungarvan in Saturday’s Munster final of the Bulmers Irish Junior Cup at Castletroy.
Mon, 16 Aug, 2010
JOCKEY Francis Lawlor was critically ill last night after suffering serious head injuries following a fall at Down Royal.
Sat, 29 May, 2010
There were two draws, and wins for Roscommon and Galway, following four closely-contested games in the Connacht FBD Football league this afternoon.
Sun, 24 Jan, 2010
GARDAÍ are investigating whether a house fire in which an elderly father-of-two was killed and his wife and son injured was started deliberately.
Mon, 05 Oct, 2009
IN the early months of 2009, staunch Nenagh Golf Club members, Paddy Heffernan and Seamus Hogan, began to plan an assault on the Bulmers All-Ireland Bruen Shield.
Mon, 21 Sep, 2009
ONCE again, the Pierce Purcell Shield produced high drama and great excitement before Letterkenny were crowned champions after beating Corrstown in a veritable thriller.
Sat, 19 Sep, 2009
ALL the drama and excitement associated with the Bulmers Irish Cups and Shields came very much to the fore at Kenmare Golf Club when Nenagh and Douglas qualified for the national finals of the Jimmy Bruen and Pierce Purcell Shields.
Tue, 14 Jul, 2009
A COSY little pub in the Dingle Peninsula might be a long, long way from the South Pole but the achievements of the first Irish team to reach the southernmost point on earth were celebrated there, last night.
Wed, 09 Jan, 2008
Nina Carberry is set to miss several weeks of action and almost certainly the Cheltenham Open meeting after breaking her collarbone.
Thu, 01 Nov, 2007
Wed, 09 May, 2007
Leinster champions Enniscorthy Golf Club won the Irish Mixed Foursomes title for the first time in its history at Clandeboye Golf Club today.
Fri, 29 Sep, 2006
Sat, 03 Sep, 2005
LITTLE April sleeps in the arms of a caring nurse. Warm, secure and loved, she snuggles deep into her yellow jumpsuit, blissfully unaware that the gardaí have issued an appeal for her mother to come forward and claim her.
Mon, 19 Apr, 2004