IT was good to see the other side of cycling in Ireland. Two weeks after the Velo-city cycling conference, I was in need of a different news-cycle.
Mon, 15 Jul, 2019
Irish placenames bring you on a journey trying to get to the bottom of them. Or just glory in the sheer madness of them, writes
Mon, 01 Jul, 2019
Last year, the artist Ian Brennan put the word out on Facebook that he was looking for volunteers to pose nude.
Wed, 26 Jun, 2019
Cork author Celina Buckley has launched her debut take on Irish legends, writes
Mon, 15 Apr, 2019
visits a home near Innishannon which is architect-designed and finished to the highest standards
Sat, 29 Sep, 2018
It’s a busy roundabout at the best of times, but it’s about to get a whole lot busier thanks to a new bee-friendly initiative.
Thu, 09 Aug, 2018
makes time for tables, lights, and magnificent wallpaper.
Sat, 24 Mar, 2018
hears how pumpkins are a fantastic plant for any would-be grower, particularly young growers wanting to get their hands dirty.
Tue, 24 Oct, 2017
From ottomans at Aldi to personalised gifts,has you covered
Sat, 09 Sep, 2017
Conor Healy got a real blast of nostalgia one day when he was browsing through postcards at a shop in Youghal.
Mon, 14 Aug, 2017
Thu, 27 Jul, 2017
Four Cork girls will be among contestants from across Ireland, and indeed overseas, vying for glory at this year’s 46th annual International Miss Macra Festival.
Thu, 27 Jul, 2017
Sat, 17 Jun, 2017
Thu, 08 Dec, 2016
Noah’s Ark is a whimsical throw blanket for the little boy or girl in your life, packed with cheerful creatures from the sky, sea and land.
Sat, 03 Dec, 2016
Fri, 25 Nov, 2016
Colm O’Regan had run out of things to say about Irish mammies, hence his new book, a social commentary with a wry chuckle that describes the Irish tendency to self-aggrandise, reports
Thu, 13 Oct, 2016
Mon, 29 Aug, 2016
It’s six years since we had a telly in the house now., writes
Mon, 25 Jul, 2016
Don’t forget the West Cork Garden Trail which offers the best of 15 gardens in sublime locations for the viewing public. Opening times are available on www.westcorkgardentrain.com
Sat, 23 Jul, 2016
Sat, 16 Jul, 2016
The sum of €400,000 will now buy you ‘only’ a certain size and type of home around Cork’s Ballincollig, or Blarney, but, it will get you twice the property if you go up along the scenic Lee Valley, towards Dripsey.
Sat, 18 Jun, 2016
While Ireland’s attempts to achieve European glory in soccer have kicked off with a sense of deflation (Monday night’s match was a match we should have won), it’s anything but deflation on our farms right now.
Thu, 16 Jun, 2016
On the 100th anniversary of Patrick Pearse’s surrender — on the last Saturday of April 1916 — a never-published letter reveals how Irish men in different uniforms found they had a lot in common, writes
Sat, 30 Apr, 2016
This Arran St East mug and pourer set is inspired by the markets area of Dublin.
Sat, 23 Apr, 2016
I hope Eircode doesn’t mean the placenames fall out of use, writes
Mon, 14 Mar, 2016
Until 1916, this half brick formed part of the wall at Portobello Barracks, now Cathal Brugha Barracks, in Rathmines.
Mon, 07 Mar, 2016
Doctor Thorne, from Julian Fellowes, begins on UTV Ireland tomorrow at 9pm, starring Rebecca Front, Tom Hollander, Ian McShane and Stefanie Martini.
Sat, 05 Mar, 2016
Thu, 03 Mar, 2016
Thu, 25 Feb, 2016
On foot of the last Boundary Commission, Cork North Central gained 11 electoral divisions and a population of 17,307 from Cork South Central. It also lost four electoral divisions with a population of 5,048 to Cork North West, and it remains a four-seat constituency.
Mon, 08 Feb, 2016
Fri, 27 Nov, 2015
Sat, 24 Oct, 2015
The crowd is silent, expectant. All eyes are on the stage, on me. I take a breath and say it:
Mon, 25 May, 2015
East Cork Flower Club will visit Griffins Garden Centre, Dripsey, today (May 9) at 2pm.
Sat, 09 May, 2015
CORK GIY will have its first first outdoor visit of the year, and seedling swap at Knocknaheeny/Hollyhill Community Gardens.
Sat, 18 Apr, 2015
Blackrock flower and garden club have a teaching night with Rose Hickey, AOIFA, on Tuesday, April 7, at 7.30pm in the Ursuline Secondary School, in Blackrock. All are welcome.
Sat, 28 Mar, 2015
Yesterday the world celebrated Ireland's patron saint with parades across the county and around the globe.
Wed, 18 Mar, 2015
I was in the attic, looking for something else, which is the best way to find anything, says
Mon, 16 Mar, 2015
Three-bedroomed Coachford bungalow of 1,740 sq ft has sunroom and price of €260,000, says
Sat, 07 Mar, 2015