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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.

It started on the Late Late Show: Gaybo’s most controversial moments

The first broadcast of The Late Late Show was 11.20pm, July 6, 1962. Producer Tom McGrath intended it to be a light entertainment,...

Shooting the darkness: The Troubles in pictures

In January 1971, Trevor Dickson got a phone call from a contact in the Official IRA who told him to come to a...

Garda tells trial accused was ‘aggressive’ on night of attempted murder; witness breaks down...

A man accused of attempting to murder a woman in her kitchen was dressed all in black and "agitated" and "aggressive" hours before...

Former film actor jailed for three years for robbing store

A former film actor has been jailed for three years for robbing a convenience store while armed with a knife. Jason Murtagh (41) appeared...

UK police hunt for two brothers from Armagh over 39 deaths in lorry

Detectives in England investigating the deaths of 39 people whose bodies were found in a lorry in Essex have named two suspects.Essex police...

Child rape victim wins legal battle to name her attacker

A victim of child rape has successful won a legal battle to have her rapist named 18 months after a court made a...

Farmer jailed for sexual assaults on his grandchildren

A Co Monaghan farmer has been jailed for six years for sexual assaults on his grandchildren.The 67-year-old man, who cannot be named to...

Dublin GP to stand trial on ‘child porn’ charges

A Dublin doctor is due to stand trial next year for possession and distribution of child pornography. Dr Ronan Keogan (48) of College Square,...

Files reveal Charles Haughey’s concern at claim lawyers ‘unduly sympathetic’ to IRA

The Government raised concerns over claims made by a British Conservative minister that some lawyers in Northern Ireland were “unduly sympathetic to 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...

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Mum’s heartbreaking quest to find out how her son died without anyone noticing in...

The mum of a man whose body lay undiscovered near Cardiff Central Station for two weeks is pleading for anyone who...

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...