“Hugely significant” finds of a rare French structure and medieval pottery have been found during recent archaeological excavations in Co Meath, supporting a long-held belief that the site was once home to Cistercian monks from Normandy.
Thu, 01 Aug, 2019
The discovery over the summer of a passage tomb dating back 5,500 years in the Boyne Valley area has been described as the “find of a lifetime”. In fact, it is the find of several lifetimes as it reveals that a sophisticated and artistic culture thrived in the region during the Neolithic period, far removed from the savage ancient peoples of popular imagination.
Thu, 30 Aug, 2018
The North's only representative in the search for The Restaurants Association of Ireland's Foodie Destination of the Year received a massive shot in the arm recently with ringing endorsements from a multi award winning Michelin starred chef and a Coronation Street favourite.
Fri, 02 Sep, 2016
An Irish artist and author has created an image of Jesus that is two acres in size and, in doing so, believes he has uncovered how our ancestors created large images on the landscape such as the White Horse in Uffington in England, which dates from the Bronze Age.
Sat, 19 Apr, 2014