VIDEO LIFESTYLE

The Islands of Ireland: Scattery Island off Kilrush Co Clare

Scattery Island round tower and Teampall Naomh Mhuire, off Kilrush Co Clare has been uninhabited since 1978 but was previously home to a monastic settlement for 600 years, writes Dan MacCarthy

More

This Limerick home was restored from a wreck to incorporate the best of both worlds

Trish Dromey profiles a home restored from wreck, to combine a historic feel with modern efficiencies.

More

Luxurious living in a rural west Cork setting

West Cork home blends old and new, a traditional cottage with modern two-storey add-ons, says Tommy Barker.

More

The legend of the spider on Rathlin Island

Spiders don’t often get a mention in legends. There are plenty of dogs, horses, boars and even swans in everything from the Cú Chulainn sagas and the Children of Lir.

More

The islands of Ireland: The hidden church off the coast of Kerry

It is a place of worship, but not in the traditional sense. The towering cliffs of Inishnabro are known as the cathedral rocks as they resemble a magnificent church. Some, but not many, have come to kneel at their altar, writes Dan MacCarthy.

This story is enriched with multi-media content

More

The seasonal highlight of the garden this autumn

Videographer Dan Linehan caught up with Peter Dowdall to catch a glimpse of the colours of the autumn garden.

More

Check out this week's readers' pictures competition shortlist

Here are the latest readers' pictures shortlisted for our photography competition.

More

WATCH: World rowing champions receive homecoming celebration

World rowing champions, Shane O’Driscoll, Paul O’Donovan and Mark O’Donovan make their way home to Skibbereen. 

More

Check out this week's readers' pictures competition shortlist

Here are the latest readers' pictures shortlisted for our photography competition.

More

Check out this week's readers' pictures competition shortlist

Here are the latest readers' pictures shortlisted for our photography competition.

More

The Islands of Ireland: Monastic, musical and magical Church Island

Our coastal islands possess fascinating stories but the almost countless islands on Irish lakes have their fair share of stories too: an abandoned hippy colony on Roeillaun in Lough Corrib Co Galway; a round tower sacked by the Vikings on Devenish Island, Co Fermanagh. 

More

Understanding Kinesiology: One of Ireland’s growing complementary therapies

Kinesiology is the “science of muscle testing” and uses muscle tests to diagnose symptoms and recommend homeopathic remedies or lifestyle changes that may help clients. 

More

#Ford100 Fest boasts large display of Ford vehicles in celebration of 100 years in Ireland

The Ford 100 Fest charity event, celebrating 100 years of Ford in Ireland, took place on Sunday at the Ford Homestead in Ballinascarthy, Co Cork.

More

Watch this stunning drone footage of Dublin and the surrounding areas from Killiney Hill

Self-taught freelance photographer and content creator, Luke Shaw, captured stunning views of Dublin on a recent visit to Killiney Hill.

More

Check out this week's readers pictures competition shortlist

Once again you have not disappointed and have sent us some amazing pictures ... 

More

Watch: Take in the bliss of the blooming gardens at Blarney Castle

Peter Dowdall takes a walk around the blooming Castle gardens this week, where the borders are summer-blowsy.

More

Drawing on a whole new level of pro-ductivity

He isn’t about to throw away his laptop just yet, but Noel Campion says the new iPad Pro has put the personal back into his computing – not to mention the artistry of a €6 app...

More

The Islands of Ireland: A taste of the Saltees

Dan MacCarthy talks us through the Saltee Islands, named by Viking seafarers.

More

Watch: Relive 24 hours of Indiependence in just two minutes

Did you miss out on Indiependence this year? Don't worry, we have you covered.

More

Check out this week's readers' pictures competition shortlist

Here are the latest readers' pictures shortlisted for our photography competition.

More

WATCH: Vintage motor club show parades into Ballincollig

Cork's Ballincollig Vintage Motor Club was established in December 2005 to cater for classic car owners in the Ballincollig and surrounding areas including Cork City.

More

Your sneak peek into this year's Skibbereen Arts Festival

Festival Director of the Skibbereen Arts Festival, Delcan McCarthy chats about what this year's festival has to offer. 

More

We are still re-watching this amazing footage from U2’s Croke Park gig

U2 made a triumphal return to Ireland over the weekend with their Joshua Tree 30th anniversary tour. 

More

Check out all the fashion from Ladies Day at Killarney Racecourse

The fashion at this year’s racing festival at Killarney has brought a splash of colour to the racecourse.

More

Sun and sheep at Ballyvourney Coolea Agricultural Show

Those who made the outing to Ballyvourney Coolea Agricultural Show were in for a treat as the weather hit 21 degrees today.

More

WATCH: Irish tenor singer, Ronan Tynan, singing Funiculi Funicula at UCC

UCC’s Main Quad hosted the 12th A Summer’s Evening on the Quad open-air charity concert last night. 

More

Check out this week's readers' pictures competition shortlist

Here are the latest readers' pictures shortlisted for our photography competition.

More

The Cheetah Man: Fota Director Sean McKeown on a life working with the wild bunch

It was a dream that took five years to make a reality. Director Sean McKeown explains to Vickie Maye the significance of the rare birth of a Sumatran Tiger cub at Fota Wildlife Park.

More