How many times do you check your phone? Average person picks up their phone 55 times a day, survey finds

Some 93pc of Irish consumers own or have access to their own smartphone – and they pick up their phones 55 times per day on average, a new survey has found.

Some 93pc of Irish consumers own or have access to their own smartphone - and they pick up their phones 55 times per day on average, a new survey has found.

‘Treasure trove’ reveals life of mystery heiress

A family archive on Elizabeth O’Kelly, who donated her €30m fortune to five Irish charities, has been described as a “treasure trove” of information on the “fascinating and deeply private woman”.

A family archive on Elizabeth O'Kelly, who donated her €30m fortune to five Irish charities, has been described as a "treasure trove" of information on the "fascinating and deeply private woman".

Fascinating life of ‘deeply private’ Elizabeth O’Kelly who donated €30m fortune to charity revealed in archives

A family archive on Elizabeth O’Kelly, who donated her €30m fortune to five Irish charities, has been described as a ‘treasure trove’ of information on the “fascinating and deeply private woman”.

A family archive on Elizabeth O’Kelly, who donated her €30m fortune to five Irish charities, has been described as a ‘treasure trove’ of information on the "fascinating and deeply private woman".

‘He may have been watching from the bushes’ – mum of young woman stabbed at isolated bus stop

A petition to relocate a West Dublin bus stop has been supported by the mum of a young Co. Meath woman, who was stabbed during a mugging on Saturday evening.

A petition to relocate a West Dublin bus stop has been supported by the mum of a young Co. Meath woman, who was stabbed during a mugging on Saturday evening.