We need your help now

Support from readers like you keeps The Journal open.

You are visiting us because we have something you value. Independent, unbiased news that tells the truth. Advertising revenue goes some way to support our mission, but this year it has not been enough.

If you've seen value in our reporting, please contribute what you can, so we can continue to produce accurate and meaningful journalism. For everyone who needs it.

# descent

All time
Skyscraper-scaling raccoon finally makes it to the top, but its fate remains unknown...
Number of people obtaining citizenship doubles because their grandparent or parent is Irish
25 years on from Italia 90, where did it all go wrong for Irish football?
Two Irishmen reach summit of Mount Everest
Sprint finish: Sanchez races clear to avoid drawing pin drama and puncture mayhem