A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Pittsburgh is a city transformed and on the rise. Yet it still finds time to reflect on its fascinating history, writes.
Sun, 11 Aug, 2019
Christy Collard and Robin O’Donovan are parents to six children, but sustainability is still a cornerstone of their busy lives in west Cork.
Wed, 17 Jul, 2019
Propaganda played a central role in the last cold war. Americans were shown in a warm family setting, watching TV , enjoying a Coke.
Fri, 10 May, 2019
Cork Harlequins, Catholic Institute and Cork C of I all grabbed the results they wanted to make it a perfect weekend for Munster hockey on the national stage.
Sun, 28 Apr, 2019
If Catholic Institute’s women continue their remarkable perfect record for the season, they will be crowned Munster Division One champions on Sunday evening.
Fri, 01 Mar, 2019
Caoimhe Perdue’s strike gave Cork Harlequins a big lift as they defeated Muckross at Farmers’ Cross to get them back in contention for a top-four EY Hockey League play-off place.
Mon, 19 Nov, 2018
Cork won the battle of the Harlequins in the women’s EY Hockey League as Darren Collins’ Farmers Cross outfit beat their Belfast counterparts 3-0 in Deramore Park to give a massive confidence boost to the new-look side.
Mon, 15 Oct, 2018
Dave Egner has divided loyalties this weekend as the Cork Harlequins side he plays for face the UCC team he coaches in the Irish Hockey Trophy.
Fri, 05 Oct, 2018
UCC missed out on possible promotion to the women’s EY Hockey League in frustrating fashion at the Mardyke as they ended the round-robin in third place.
Mon, 30 Apr, 2018
While the EY Hockey Leagues could both be decided this weekend, the Munster focus will be on who can potentially join the elite division with UCC’s men and Catholic Institute’s women starting out their play-off journeys.
Fri, 13 Apr, 2018
Transport Minister Shane Ross has batted away accusations of engaging in ‘gombeen politics’ over the allocation of sporting grants and, instead, highlighted opposition TDs lobbying for club funds.
Thu, 29 Mar, 2018
Ireland’s women have been dealt a reasonably favourable pool in the women’s World Cup next July with their date with India looking to be the crucial one if they are to make the knock-out phases.
Mon, 27 Nov, 2017
A new history project is the first to attempt to identify and detail every individual killed in County Cork during the Irish War of Independence, writes
Tue, 16 May, 2017
UCD claimed the women’s EY Hockey League in dramatic fashion as Lena Tice struck two penalty corners to inflict a first defeat of the league season on Hermes-Monkstown, leap-frogging their Dublin rivals on the final day of the campaign.
Mon, 10 Apr, 2017
Emma Buckley looks set to continue a trend of young Ireland senior debutants as the Mount Mercy College student is poised to win her first cap next week.
Fri, 07 Apr, 2017
Thu, 22 Dec, 2016
Mon, 05 Dec, 2016
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Tue, 09 Aug, 2016
Mon, 08 Aug, 2016
After being called out to do the ’Running Man Challenge’ by trainee Gardaí, the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) has responded in spectacular fashion.
Tue, 17 May, 2016
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Mon, 01 Feb, 2016
Fri, 11 Dec, 2015
Banbridge’s reign as Irish Senior Cup holders came to an abrupt end while there were also big successes for non-EY Hockey League sides on a turbulent cup weekend.
Mon, 30 Nov, 2015
In his reply to my letter, Derek O’Flynn of the Israeli Embassy ( Letters, November 6) inadvertently admits to the Apartheid system that exists in the West Bank, when he argues that the water Israel allows to them is two thirds that available to Israeli settlers.
Thu, 12 Nov, 2015
I have just returned from two weeks in the Bethlehem area of the Palestinian West Bank, where I travelled as part of a fact finding tour with the YMCA.
Mon, 02 Nov, 2015
There will be an extra motivation for the members of Ireland’s senior men’s team as they line out for their clubs in the Irish Senior Cup’s opening round this weekend.
Fri, 30 Oct, 2015
The emergency services have been hailed for their work in rescuing 26 people in a major incident on the “freezing” River Foyle.
Sat, 06 Jun, 2015
Cinema and magazines would have us think everyone is having more and better sex than us. So what do we know about people’s sex lives?looks through the keyhole.
Wed, 03 Jun, 2015
Willie Murphy from New York weighs 105 pounds and deadlifts 215 pounds, She’s also a 77-year-old grandmother. And a badass but that goes without saying.
Tue, 02 Dec, 2014
This afternoon, Ireland’s elite hockey players will traverse the country and wonder: could I do this every other weekend?
Sat, 01 Mar, 2014
Bandon’s incredible recovery at Belfast Harlequins in the women’s Irish Junior Cup highlighted a busy weekend of cup shocks.
Mon, 27 Jan, 2014
Cork C of I 3 UCC 3 (C of I win 5-4 on penalties after aet)
Fri, 27 Dec, 2013
Leinster showed remarkable energy and resilience to retain the U18 boys interpro title, playing all four of their games in just 30 hours.
Mon, 25 Nov, 2013
Bill de Blasio has become New York City’s first Democratic mayor in more than 20 years, running on an unabashed liberal, tax-the-rich platform contrasting sharply with billionaire Michael Bloomberg’s 12 years in office.
Wed, 06 Nov, 2013
Cork Harlequins head into today’s Irish Senior Cup clash with Banbridge at Farmer’s Cross (1.30pm) under a cloud after losing to Bandon for the first time in 19 years on Thursday night.
Sat, 02 Nov, 2013
A man who abused cannabis almost daily since he was 12 requires “intensive” care and counselling, a district judge said yesterday.
Fri, 04 Oct, 2013
Despite Pembroke and YMCA’s best efforts, Cookstown and Lisnagarvey scraped through to the semi-finals of the Irish Hockey League despite losing 3-2 respectively on Saturday in the last round of group matches.
Mon, 29 Apr, 2013
Cork Church of Ireland will be all out to prove to Irish coach Andrew Meredith their players deserve a better crack at international recognition as they take on YMCA in a vital Irish Hockey League clash at Serpentine Avenue tomorrow.
Fri, 19 Apr, 2013
Saturday is ‘moving day’ for the Masters at Augusta but this was ‘moving weekend’ in the Irish Hockey League with several sides making big statements of intent.
Mon, 15 Apr, 2013