A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Tue, 07 Apr, 2020
Mon, 06 Apr, 2020
Mon, 30 Mar, 2020
The 64-year-old driver of the vehicle – originally from Glasgow – was arrested by Belgian authorities and a 30-year-old man in Co Antrim, Northern Ireland, was also detained.
Sat, 07 Mar, 2020
'Heart-cloven and split-minded’, Elizabeth Bowen’s upbringing gave her a special Anglo-Irish insight into culture and society — one which still resonates today, writes Patricia Laurence
Fri, 28 Feb, 2020
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said that there will "always be a seat at the table" for the UK at the EU table.
Fri, 31 Jan, 2020
The Thompson Bakery building on Cork city’s MacCurtain Street is not just a slice of local history — it’s almost the full sliced pan, spanning three centuries of heritage, and now visibly risen to renewed glories.
Wed, 29 Jan, 2020
Below is a join-the-dots of some of 2020’s cultural anniversaries around Europe.
Tue, 14 Jan, 2020
Moving on from being the mod who fronted bands such as the Lower Third, David Bowie released a strange yet enchanting debut album in 1967, and became something of a folky troubadour in 1969, but ultimately was proving to be something of a one-hit-wonder after ‘Space Oddity’.
Tue, 31 Dec, 2019
An indication of what we'll see, and the new urban core vantage points, by the end of 2020 comes in this stunning timelapse video of a sunset over the city centre and River Lee
Fri, 13 Dec, 2019
Christian Bale and Matt Damon tellabout their roles in Le Mans ‘66, the tale of the men paid by Ford to take on the dominance of Ferrari in the motor-racing world
Thu, 14 Nov, 2019
Robert Hume tells of the eccentric MP for Athboy, Co. Meath – born 300 years ago this month – who thought he was a teapot, and was afraid his spout might break off.
Thu, 17 Oct, 2019
Against popular wisdom and flying a plane made from bamboo, wire and bike handlebars, a Co Antrim woman blazed a sky trail for aviation and for the independence of women, writes
Sat, 21 Sep, 2019
The developers of one of Cork’s largest docklands projects has secured its first tenant - with more announcements in the pipeline.
Tue, 17 Sep, 2019
Simon Lewis Jordan Spieth and Rickie Fowler may not have had the outcomes they wanted
Tue, 23 Jul, 2019
It's not all research, deadlines and live broadcasts for RTÉ’s Maggie Doyle. For downtime, there’s nothing more she loves to do than to put on her pinny, whip out the food mixer and bake.
Sat, 20 Jul, 2019
A 25-storey apartment tower is proposed for a Cork city centre site on Albert Quay.
Wed, 26 Jun, 2019
Cork's first cycling maps have been unveiled ahead of national bike week.
Fri, 21 Jun, 2019
Irish dance superstar, Michael Flatley, has recorded a special video endorsing his former chef's bid to become the directly elected Mayor of Clonakilty in West Cork.
Thu, 23 May, 2019
THE presence of an important wetland habitat for migratory birds by the N25 road and a commuter rail line has generated the sales and marketing motto for Cork’s latest new homes development to launch this year: Harper’s Creek invites house hunters to “Come home to Glounthaune”.
Fri, 10 May, 2019
The Cork piano is the fifth public piano to be installed at Ianród Éireann stations.
Fri, 29 Mar, 2019
The charming town of Boulogne-sur-Mer has much to offer, but it’s the spectacular French National Sea Centre that makes it a must-see, writes
Fri, 01 Mar, 2019
Sorting out Cork people for ages.
Fri, 01 Feb, 2019
"I’ve never been on an assignment anywhere near as stupid as this.”
Mon, 07 Jan, 2019
DEAR England, I’m worried about you, writes.
Mon, 12 Nov, 2018
The regeneration of Cork’s docklands has stepped up another gear with work underway on a €125m office block on the northern quays which will be able to accommodate more than 2,250 workers by mid-2020.
Sat, 13 Oct, 2018
Set up just 18 months ago, rapid-build firm Horizon has set its sights far and wide, writes
Mon, 08 Oct, 2018
The Escape opens tomorrow Dominic Cooper and Gemma Arterton tellabout their new film in which they play a couple in a doomed relationship.
Thu, 02 Aug, 2018
Seven people have been arrested in a British-Irish operation targeting a criminal gang suspected of smuggling Georgian nationals into Britain through Ireland.
Fri, 29 Jun, 2018
The playing of a test match in Dublin last weekend between Ireland and Pakistan is a reminder that there is nothing inevitable in sport.
Fri, 18 May, 2018
"I can't give guarantees on behalf of the Republic of Ireland but I cannot for a moment believe that they will want to put in place administrative systems which we don't put in place."
Mon, 14 May, 2018
Blizzards are hitting parts of the UK, as freezing conditions and heavy snow cause deaths and wreak disruption.
Thu, 01 Mar, 2018
Heavy snow has caused more misery for travellers overnight - with the wintry weather disruption set to continue during the morning rush hour in the UK.
Wed, 28 Feb, 2018
Crabs, the armoured personnel carriers of the creepy-crawly world, fascinate children, writes.
Mon, 05 Feb, 2018
A raucous atmosphere filled the National Concert Hall last night as some of rock ‘n roll’s greatest rebels gathered to celebrate the 60th birthday of Pogues singer Shane MacGowan.
Tue, 16 Jan, 2018
The final series of the cross-channel drama can’t escape the shadow of Brexit, writes.
Fri, 08 Dec, 2017
Virgil may have coined the phrase ‘Love Conquers All’ but it took Carol Drinkwater to reinvent it as a creative metaphor,
Tue, 05 Dec, 2017
Sat, 02 Dec, 2017
Lawyers acting for the man convicted of murdering Lin and Megan Russell in England in 1996 say they have new evidence of his innocence, including a "very detailed confession" to the killings from serial killer Levi Bellfield.
Wed, 29 Nov, 2017
The landlord of a historic pub in England has described how a man "escorted from the premises" was the driver of a car which then crashed into the front door, injuring four people.
Sat, 25 Nov, 2017
A "manipulative and deceitful" former public schoolboy turned sexual predator has been handed a 28-year extended sentence in the UK for raping two women and having sex with a 14-year-old girl.
Wed, 25 Oct, 2017
James Berkery learned his craft in Cork, and is now making waves in London, writes
Tue, 10 Oct, 2017