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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Beacon Hospital plans €75m extension on site of hotel

The Denis O’Brien owned Beacon Hospital is to lodge plans for a 70 care bed extension at Sandyford in south Dublin in the...

Couple and infant among four dead following Galway crash

Updated: 4pm A couple and an infant were among the four people killed in a multi-car crash in Co Galway on Thursday evening. The collision...

Road deaths, Irish in Kabul, Dublin Bus strike looms and All-Ireland final excitement

Gardaí have launched a safety appeal after the death of six road users in a 24-hour period. Four people died - including an...

Unite workers to vote on industrial action over DAA ‘U turn’ on Labour Court...

Unite trade union workers are to vote on industrial action at DAA following a decision taken at a general meeting on Thursday. The company...

Vaccination centres to be retained for potential booster campaign, says Reid

The HSE hopes to retain its vaccination infrastructure until at least the end of 2021, to facilitate a potential booster campaign, chief executive...

Kidney transplants for unvaccinated people to be delayed until after Covid

Consultants have been advised to suspend patients on the waiting list for a kidney transplant until after Covid if they are unvaccinated, according...

Germany designates parts of Ireland as ‘high risk’ Covid areas with impact for travellers

Germany is designating parts of Ireland as high-risk areas, meaning unvaccinated travellers from those regions would need to go into quarantine. The Border region...

Kerry’s Paul Walsh meets Brazilian legend Ronaldinho

In what seems likely an unlikely meeting, Kerry footballer Paul Walsh met Brazilian legend, Ronaldino. The 2018 Minor Footballer of the Year was pictured...

Tributes paid to medical student killed in Tralee car accident

A private family funeral and cremation will take place in Ireland for a Canadian-born medical student who was killed in a car accident...

Dublin Bus drivers ask minister to hear concerns on work changes

Bus drivers gathered outside the Department of Transport on Friday to show their opposition to changes to work practices proposed by Dublin Bus. More...

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2,098 new cases confirmed as North records highest daily increase to date

The National Public Health Emergency Team (Nphet) has confirmed 2,098 additional cases of Covid-19 in the State. As of 8am on Friday, there are...

Menopause, the law and discrimination at operate | Letters

Center-aged females and many others likely through the menopause working experience unacceptable discrimination. On the other hand, the law as it stands usually...