An unforgettable campaigner talks social injustice

Campaigner, Dr Ebun Joseph, talks to Shamim Malekmian about social injustice, being a middle child, and the battle to get Ireland’s first black studies university ...

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Learning Points: New Junior Cert English syllabus is just confusing

I always remember the excitement I felt walking into my English class in Rochestown Capuchin College, Cork.

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People suspect Prada’s Milan Fashion Week show took inspiration from Prince George

The long shorts and socks combo looks very familiar…

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From Lily Allen to Jorja Smith: All the best red carpet looks from this year’s Mercury Prize

We definitely saw an overriding trend for feminine suiting.

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The 6 emotional stages of dressing for autumn

We can’t promise you won’t have a mini meltdown somewhere along this sartorial journey.

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How to make Chrissy Teigen’s infamous banana bread

Otherwise known as ‘Twitter’s (and Uncle Mike’s) Banana Bread’, it features in her latest cookbook, Cravings: Hungry For More.

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Fuss-free baking: Eight cake mixes put to the test

TODAY we have not only a taste test but also a bake test. We looked for the best cake mixes to see if they were worthwhile compared to baking from scratch.

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World Paella Day: 7 rules for making an authentic one

The rice dish is controversial, so make sure you get it right.

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Video: This inclusive fitness class is helping people with dementia on World Alzheimer’s Day

Oomph! Wellness are on a mission to change the impact of ageing in the UK – one step at a time.

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Ask an expert: What age can a child start wearing contact lenses?

The right time for switching to contacts usually comes down to the individual child and their parents, an optometrist explains. By Lisa Salmon.

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Spiced Honey is the Dulux Colour of the Year for 2019 – here’s how to use it

Whether spread across rooms or dipped into on borders and accents, Marianne Shillingford talks to Gabrielle Fagan about Dulux’s sweet new hue.

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Six ways to insulate your home and save money

Heat loss in your home could be denting your pocket and the planet. Lisa Salmon taps up the Energy Saving Trust for their guide to insulating.

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Don't miss the Irish Examiner's free glossy Home mag

The Irish Examiner 'Home' magazine is back with the Autumn/Winter edition in your Irish Examiner on Saturday, September 22.

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The world’s first departure lounge on the beach is open – here’s what it looks like

Virgin Holidays has launched The Departure Beach in Barbados, allowing travellers to sunbathe until the last minute.

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Keen to see the ethereal spiderweb in Greece? Here’s everything you should do near Aitoliko

The town is perched in between two lagoons.

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What is ruska? This is how the Finns do autumn

Finland’s landcapes have erupted with colour.

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Some of the best and exciting events this Culture Night has to offer in Cork and further afield

With so much to choose from, Marjorie Brennan selects some of the best events in this evening’s smorgasbord of offerings in Cork and other centres.

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Taking up the baton

As Cork Orchestral Society marks 80 years of concerts, Cathy Desmond looks back on the early days of an organisation that’s done so much for music on Leeside. ...

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Stairway to early music heaven

We tend to think of the worlds of classical and rock music as being divergent but, as John Potter explains, there is a lively intersection of activity in those seemingly ...

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From seedheads and grasses to flower skeletons: 6 plants to give your garden winter interest

Don’t cut down all your finished-flowering perennials, as their seedheads and stems may look stunning in winter, writes Hannah Stephenson.

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Hair, coffee grounds and sheep’s wool: Here’s how to boost your garden soil for free this autumn

Gardening YouTuber Huw Richards reveals 8 unusual ways to enrich your soil on a budget. Hannah Stephenson reports.

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Donal Hickey: Mystery of dead whales

Mystery surrounds the reason for the stranding of an unusually high number of whales along the west coast but given man’s growing propensity for polluting ...

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