Calling in the cavalry – Hiring out kit is now a viable option when...

Calling in the cavalry - Hiring out kit is now a viable option when resources are stretched   WR Shaw Ltd are the best-known hirer of New Holland tractors, with a fleet of...

Rare Kerry cattle under threat from dog foul bags

Rare Kerry cattle under threat from dog foul bags Kerry cattle. Picture: The Kerry Cattle Society People  walking dogs are throwing plastic dog foul bags into fields where the rare Kerry cow, Ireland's oldest...

New Zealand leader names daughter Neve

New Zealand leader names daughter Neve The baby’s full name is Neve Te Aroha Ardern Gayford. Jacinda Ardern and her partner at the Auckland City Hospital (Office of the Prime Minister of New...

Hi-de-hi, campers! 70 years since Butlin’s came to Co Meath

Hi-de-hi, campers! 70 years since Butlin's came to Co Meath When Mosney opened in 1948, objectors feared it would become a new ­English ­colony and den of vice, but it proved to...

EU’s dire warning that trade war is about to get worse

EU's dire warning that trade war is about to get worse US President Donald Trump. Photo: AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta The global trade war is about to get worse, as the rules-based system...

Where to find affordable new homes for first-timers

Where to find affordable new homes for first-timers In a market where house prices are rising with every new development phase, we scour the schemes for family homes at €300k to €315k 'New...

Politics created the euro – will they doom it as cracks spread?

Politics created the euro - will they doom it as cracks spread? 'Italy is a member of the euro. A threat to the single currency threatens everything.' Stock image The European Union is...

Thousands flee as flames race across California

Thousands flee as flames race across California Erratic wind and heat gripping a large area of California from San Jose to the Oregon border has been driving the flames. A wildfire is targeted...

Stepaside garda work will start before vote, says Ross

Stepaside garda work will start before vote, says Ross Minister Shane Ross. Photo: Gareth Chaney, Collins Building works to allow for the re-opening of Stepaside garda station will have begun before the next...

Passengers urged to check flights as air traffic controllers strike causes chaos for thousands...

Passengers urged to check flights as air traffic controllers strike causes chaos for thousands of holiday-makers Dublin Airport Passengers have been urged to check their flights as an air traffic control strike causes...