Western News

Two Irishmen dead in accidents abroad

Two young Irish men have died in separate accidents abroad. Tomás Beecher, 30, from Cork died while on holiday in Cambodia on Saturday, after he was knocked down by a 4×4 jeep in the country’s capital. He was hit while...

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Four to appear in court over Galway cannabis haul

Four men arrested in connection with the seizure of an estimated €200,000 worth of cannabis in Co Galway yesterday will...

Saturday, 06/09/14 - 5:41pm Read More

Woman dies following Roscommon crash

A woman in her 70s has died following a traffic accident in Co Roscommon in which four cars and a...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 10:15am Read More

Woman held after entering school with knife

A woman has been released without charge after entering a school in Co. Mayo carrying a knife. Gardaí said the...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 8:41pm Read More

Four out of five Irish people still read newspapers

Over four out of five Irish adults read newspapers on a regular basis. The latest readership survey shows that print...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 1:15pm Read More

National News

Gardaí renew appeal over Dublin stabbing – seek taxi drivers as witnesses

Gardaí in Dublin are renewing their appeal for information after a woman was stabbed in the city centre last week. The woman, who was in her 40s, was seriously injured in the incident at School Street in Dublin 8 last...

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Director of Irish water resigns

A former Fine Gael councillor has resigned from the board of Irish Water. Hilary Quinlan resigned today, after it was...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 5:25pm Read More

M50 northbound closed after trailer catches fire

Motorists are being urged to avoid the M50 near Blanchardstown after a trailer carrying hay silage bales caught fire. Gardaí...

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Stage school legend Billie Barry dies

Billie Barry has died. The legendary stage school teacher passed away peacefully at a Dublin nursing home this morning. In...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 4:41pm Read More

12 arrested at water meter protests in Dublin

Twelve people have been arrested during protests against the installation of water meters in North Dublin. Gardaí also confirmed that...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 4:08pm Read More

Entertainment

Clooney ‘looking forward to everything’ after marriage

George Clooney feels “pretty damn great” after marrying Amal Alamuddin. The 53-year-old star gushed he is “looking forward to everything” in his life after tying the knot to the 36-year-old lawyer in Venice, Italy, last Saturday at the historic Aman...

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Reality series to document Katie Price marriage troubles

Katie Price is starring in a new reality TV show. The former glamour model – who has previously appeared in...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 1:10pm Read More

SPOILERS: Coronation Street marriage to hit the rocks

Coronation Street’s Kylie Platt’s marriage is heading for trouble. Paula Lane – who plays Kylie in the ITV soap –...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 11:09am Read More

Shortlist published for ‘greatest ever film quote’ poll

The lines “Bond, James Bond” and “He’s not the Messiah. He’s a very naughty boy” feature in a shortlist of...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 8:39am Read More

Holly Willoughby gives birth to baby boy

‘This Morning’ presenter Holly Willoughby, 33, and her husband Daniel Baldwin welcomed their third child into the world today and...

Monday, 29/09/14 - 11:28pm Read More

Western Sport

McStay and Holmes front-runners to replace Horan

    Kevin McStay and Pat Holmes are in the running to replace James Horan as Mayo GAA manager, the Irish Examiner reports. McStay put his cards on the table on The Sunday Game when he said he would like...

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Horan steps down as Mayo boss

James Horan has stepped down as Mayo Senior Football Manager following his side’s defeat to Kerry on Saturday evening. The news...

Sunday, 31/08/14 - 8:41am Read More

GAA supporters fear traffic chaos ahead of replay

The news that Limerick city is hosting a Pride Parade on Saturday in addition to the All-Ireland semi-final replay has...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 1:15pm Read More

‘Technicality’ leaves Keegan free to play on Saturday

Mayo’s Lee Keegan is available to play in Saturday’s All-Ireland SFC semi-final replay after his red card from last Sunday...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 1:15pm Read More

Keegan appeals controversial red card

Mayo’s Lee Keegan has appealed the red card he received in the first half of last Sunday’s All-Ireland SFC semi-final...

Wednesday, 27/08/14 - 10:49pm Read More

Mayo head for replay against Kingdom despite amazing comeback

Mayo 1-16 Kerry 1-16 Mayo and Kerry will meet again at the Gaelic Grounds in Limerick next Saturday after finishing...

Sunday, 24/08/14 - 6:35pm Read More

National Sport

High demand for Rugby World Cup tickets

Demand for next year’s Rugby World Cup has been so high that ballots will take place for some seats for every match to determine who gets tickets. At least 20 of the 48 matches will see a ballot held for...

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Herrera suffers fractured rib

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has suffered another injury blow after it was revealed midfielder Ander Herrera sustained a...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 5:21pm Read More

Premier League fans to oppose Saturday screenings

Fans’ leaders will oppose any attempt to screen live Premier League matches on Saturday afternoons after it was revealed cable...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 5:13pm Read More

Hillsborough police officer tells inquest of ‘profound regrets’

A senior officer who was in charge of policing Liverpool fans outside Hillsborough football stadium on the day of the...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 3:04pm Read More

Giroud contract ‘done’, says Wenger

Olivier Giroud’s new contract with Arsenal is “done”, according to manager Arsene Wenger. The French striker was reported to have...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 2:15pm Read More

Tuesday’s horseracing tips

Check out our horseracing tips from courses around Ireland and the UK. FAIRYHOUSE: 2.15 General Marshall, 2.45 Whip Up A...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 1:54pm Read More