Building on the success of the Wild Atlantic Way, the Hidden Heartlands showcase the very best our inland counties have to offer, writes Ciara McDonnell.
Sat, 19 Jan, 2019
A vanity case belonging to the fiancee of Michael Collins is to go under the auction hammer next month.
Thu, 19 Apr, 2018
Des O’Sullivan on an important and historic sale of primary sources for the Irish revolutionary period.
Sat, 15 Apr, 2017
Declan Hassett and Pat Talbot have teamed up to create a play about Jack Lynch’s incredible feats in both sport and politics, writes Jo Kerrigan.
Mon, 27 Feb, 2017
Wed, 17 Aug, 2016
The Everyman Theatre has announced its summer programme, featuring a fantastic mix of classic and contemporary theatre, music, comedy and much more.
Mon, 16 May, 2016
The centenary of the Easter Rising has given us an abundance of commemorative
Tue, 22 Mar, 2016
Sat, 19 Mar, 2016
The Mind, Body, Spirit and Yoga Festival in the RDS runs this weekend and offers the chance to discover the latest techniques in self-development and life-enhancing positive psychology with 75 talks by top Irish and international experts.
Five things from the worlds of arts, culture and film to keep you occupied this week
Mon, 14 Mar, 2016
Sat, 12 Mar, 2016
THE title of Pat Talbot’s new play, A Great Arrangement, is a reference to what the director describes as “almost a fantasy” that Michael Collins and Kitty Kiernan had.
Wed, 09 Mar, 2016
Fri, 29 Jan, 2016
On the 50th anniversary of the death of Piaras Beaslaí, Ryle Dwyer assesses how his biography of Michael Collins sparked a slew of rumours about the Big Fellow.
Thu, 25 Jun, 2015
A €1.3m museum, dedicated to Michael Collins and two other West Cork patriots, is to open in Clonakilty at the end of June.
Wed, 08 Apr, 2015
Sun, 14 Sep, 2014
Every year on this day Michael Collins’s grave in Glasnevin is inundated with cards and flowers from admirers, writes Nuala Woulfe
Fri, 14 Feb, 2014
Michael Collins was vain, conspiratorial, and probably died a virgin, a UCC professor said on unveiling a plaque in honour of the former rebel leader in Bandon last night.
Sat, 19 Oct, 2013
Ninety-one years after he was killed in an ambush in West Cork, it is surely time to allow Michael Collins to rest in peace.
Mon, 26 Aug, 2013
A new documentary on Michael Collins: The Musical will be premiered at Cork Opera House tonight, says Colette Sheridan
Wed, 22 Aug, 2012
Friends Michael Collins and Harry Boland fought on opposite sides in the Civil War. They also wooed the same woman, says Richard Fitzpatrick
Sat, 01 Oct, 2011
A COLLECTION of Michael Collins’s letters has fetched €202,000 at auction.
Wed, 20 Apr, 2011
THE story of Michael Collins is the theme of the Tralee Musical Society’s 25th anniversary production which opened last night and runs until this Sunday, in the Siamsa Tire Theatre.
Wed, 16 Mar, 2011
HIBAAYEB gets the vote to land a wide-open Darley Irish Oaks at the Curragh tomorrow.
Sat, 17 Jul, 2010
KITTY KIERNAN, now that she’s back on song, can land the Group 3 Irish Stallion Farms’ EBF Brownstown Stakes for fillies at Fairyhouse tonight.
Wed, 30 Jun, 2010
CAPE BLANCO gets the vote to land the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at the Curragh tomorrow.
Sat, 26 Jun, 2010
Dermot Weld’s winning two-year-olds Moonlit Garden and Oor Jock are both heading for Royal Ascot.
Tue, 08 Jun, 2010
JIM BOLGER’S Radharcnafarraige ran out a ready winner of the Group Three Coolmore Stud Fillies Stakes at Naas yesterday to set herself up for a tilt at the Albany Stakes at Royal Ascot.
RADIOHEAD will bid to supplement his Royal Ascot gains in the Camas Park & Ashtown House Studs Phoenix Stakes at the Curragh on Sunday week.
Sat, 18 Jul, 2009
Radiohead will bid to supplement his Royal Ascot gains in the Camas Park & Ashtown House Studs Phoenix Stakes at the Curragh on Sunday week.
Fri, 17 Jul, 2009
JOHNNY Murtagh completed a superb treble at Leopardstown last night, highlighted by Cabaret’s convincing, all-the-way win in the featured, Group 3 Silver Flash Stakes.
Cabaret has made all the running to win the Group Three Silver Flash Stakes at Leopardstown.
Thu, 16 Jul, 2009
Selected tips from courses in the UK and Ireland.
PROFOUND BEAUTY gets the nap to land what has the makings of a cracking six-runner Listed Challenge Stakes at Leopardstown tonight.
Kevin Prendergast has high hopes for Alshahbaa in the Group Three Silver Flash Stakes at Leopardstown tomorrow.
Wed, 15 Jul, 2009
AIDAN O’BRIEN continued his extraordinary record in the Netjets Railway Stakes when Alfred Nobel gave him his 10th success in eleven runnings of the race, storming away with the Group 2 at the Curragh yesterday, writes Pat Keane.
Mon, 29 Jun, 2009
Sun, 28 Jun, 2009
THE Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at the Curragh tomorrow centres very much on whether John Oxx decides to allow Sea The Stars to take his chance.
Sat, 27 Jun, 2009
NOT all had the shock of dark hair — and far fewer had the imposing stature of the Big Fella.
Sat, 28 Feb, 2009
NEXT week marks 90 years since the election of the first Irish woman to parliament — Countess Constance Markievicz.
Sat, 13 Dec, 2008
HOURS before his execution, 1916 leader Padraig Pearse gave final instructions about his business and personal affairs.
Wed, 04 Apr, 2007
A RARE political letter written by Michael Collins has fetched a record price of €28,000 at an auction in Dublin.
Sat, 22 Feb, 2003
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