A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Former Labour TD, Michael McNamara told the district court that he was “utterly and completely shocked” when pepper-sprayed by a Garda outside his home in December 2016.
Wed, 28 Nov, 2018
A judge has said the State agency responsible for wildlife is not doing enough to kill sufficient numbers of deer resulting in motorists facing the danger of the animals landing on their car bonnets.
Wed, 06 Dec, 2017
Eating apples at this time of year is a real boon to health.says it’s well worth growing your own — chemical-free
Sat, 19 Aug, 2017
When Ford launched the new Fiesta in 1976, it signalled the company’s entry into the burgeoning ‘baby car’ or ‘supermini’ market.
Mon, 03 Apr, 2017
An elderly woman is recovering in hospital after she was rescued from her burning home in Co Clare yesterday.
Thu, 15 Dec, 2016
Fri, 21 Oct, 2016
A 60-year-old man has been described as carrying out despicable thefts around the country — particularly one where he stole €1,000 from a 79-year-old woman in Bantry who acted as a Good Samaritan and took pity on him.
Tue, 11 Oct, 2016
Sat, 20 Aug, 2016
A retired Irish Bus manager received fatal injuries when he fell on the steps of a church in Spain when he went to check out Mass times.
Fri, 03 Jun, 2016
An ex-businessman who, with others, burned a garda’s private car after she seized a vehicle for having no insurance, has been spared jail despite an appeal by prosecutors.
Tue, 31 May, 2016
describes the heroic work of Seedsavers in Co Clare who are saving our native flora and fauna.
Sat, 30 Jan, 2016
Wed, 06 Jan, 2016
Paramedics delivered a baby within 10 minutes of arriving at the scene of a call out this week — 50 kilometres from the nearest hospital.
Thu, 03 Sep, 2015
A quad bike accident cost an eight-year-old boy his life following a collision 500m from his home.
Fri, 31 Jul, 2015
Dan Martin made a brave but ultimately futile bid for a second ever Tour de France stage win yesterday, the Irishman finishing runner-up to Rafal Majka (Tinkoff Saxo) on a gruelling day in the Pyrenees.
Thu, 16 Jul, 2015
Two All-Ireland titles and multiple All Star awards have secured Eoin Kelly’s place in Tipperary hurling folklore. Now he is slowly growing accustomed to life as a former inter-county hurler, but the memories of the glory days in blue and gold are as fresh as ever.
Sat, 14 Feb, 2015
Limerick’s reputation as a violent city is ill-deserved, the most senior circuit court judge said yesterday.
Wed, 29 Oct, 2014
Galway’s Loughrea GAA club were crowned winners of the 15th annual All-Ireland GAA Golf Challenge at Waterford Castle Golf Club.
Tue, 16 Sep, 2014
A sister of a teenage GAA star told mourners how true it is that what makes your local team so special is that it is your teammates that will carry your coffin when you die.
Fri, 31 Jan, 2014
A teenager and a man in his 40s died in separate road accidents in Limerick and Tipperary in the past 48 hours.
Tue, 28 Jan, 2014
If you are keen on growing your own fruit and vegetables, and protecting biodiversity put visiting the Irish Seed Saver’s Association (ISSA), this at the top of your list right now.
Sun, 17 Nov, 2013
Gardai in Co Clare are investigating a serious two-vehicle collision on the Scarriff to Ennis Road this evening.
Fri, 28 Jun, 2013
A tragedy was narrowly averted last night when 35 people were rescued from Lough Derg after boat crews taking part in an international rowing event got into difficulty.
Sat, 22 Jun, 2013
A search and rescue operaton was launched on Lough Derg this evening after rowers taking part in an international regatta encountered bad weather.
Fri, 21 Jun, 2013
Joe Brolly was in Croke Park yesterday to launch the 14th annual All-Ireland GAA Golf Challenge in aid of Opt For Life and local Waterford charities.
Wed, 01 May, 2013
Dozens of firefighters from four different stations were last night battling to save homes and forestry threatened by one of the largest gorse fires in Co Clare for several years.
Thu, 04 Apr, 2013
An investigation is underway into an arson attack at an garda station in Co Clare.
Tue, 19 Mar, 2013
The death has taken place in Bordeaux of the only local ever to become the Rose of Tralee.
Tue, 22 Jan, 2013
Redundancy costs of €1.6m at a timber processing firm contributed to losses at a Co Clare company totalling €3.4m in 2011.
Mon, 21 Jan, 2013
How about a day out with the Twitchers as a Christmas gift? Author and expert Eric Dempsey of Birds Ireland offers a number of trips and full-day workshops from his base in Co Wicklow.
Sun, 09 Dec, 2012
The Irish Seed Savers has just opened a state of the art seed bank on their 20-acre site in Scarriff, Co Clare.
Fri, 24 Aug, 2012
A public works’ contractor landed a local authority with an €11m bill after completing a project for which the tender price was just over €6m.
Wed, 11 Jul, 2012
LABOUR’S first TD elected in Clare in 19 years said “a huge canvass” was the main reason behind his surprise win.
Mon, 28 Feb, 2011
Fifty jobs are to go in Co Clare, it was announced today.
Fri, 07 Jan, 2011
GARDAÍ were last night attempting to confirm the identities of two young eastern European men, understood to be from Moldova, who were killed in an horrific high-speed crash south of Cork city.
Mon, 01 Nov, 2010
A GARDA was treated in hospital for smoke inhalation after he kicked down the door of a patient’s room at a nursing home in Co Clare where a fire alarm had been activated in the early hours of yesterday morning.
Sat, 21 Aug, 2010
SOURCES in Coillte have predicted the value of forest residue could be boosted to €65 per tonne by the Government’s support price structure for bio-energy.
Thu, 05 Aug, 2010
Water will be shut off in Tulla and Broadford in Co Clare today from 11am to 4pm and again tonight from 8pm to 8am.
Thu, 21 Jan, 2010
Thousands of homes were facing water shortages again today as local authorities continued to ration supplies in the wake of the big freeze.
Tue, 12 Jan, 2010
PAUL HEALION (Ireland National Team) put down an important marker along the road to London 2012 by beating some of the world’s top sprinters for the stage victory when the FBD Insurance Rás arrived in Castlebar yesterday.
Sat, 23 May, 2009
NICHOLAS WALKER (Australia Cinelli-DownUnder) was the surprise stage winner and Simon Richardson (Britain Rapha Condor) took the race-leader’s yellow jersey, but it was young Sam Bennett (Tipperary Dan Morrissey) who turned in the performance of the day to finish sixth in the uphill sprint when the FBD Insurance Rás arrived in Killorglin last evening.
Thu, 21 May, 2009