Viewers who had a look at this stylish modern new build in Dartry when it first came on the market in 2012 will be surprised that the buyer didn’t mo(...)

Mel Macaraeg and Mark Crosbie in the Philippines

To see what culture shock looks like, watch Dublin street cleaner Mark Crosbie’s expressive face at any point in the hour-long immersive documentary T(...)

I suspect mine cannot be the only house in which there is a slightly dull-looking Philippe Starck citrus squeezer, the Juicy Salif, lurking in the bac(...)

Baby booming: the staff of Portland Hospital with glam new mum Lu Hui

Aside from the baby bit, my maternity-hospital memories include my new runners being stolen from under the bed and the Grand National being on the TV (...)

A very short stroll to Herbert Park, an even shorter one to the shops in Donnybrook village; it’s not surprising that Brendan Road is popular with ho(...)

Number 24 Morehampton Terrace in Donnybrook is an Edwardian redbrick towards the end of this cul-de-sac off Morehampton Road. The street was develop(...)

Christy Moore: ‘Journey’ focuses on the stories behind his best-known songs.

“The old ballad singer used to carry the news,” says Christy Moore, neatly explaining his life’s mission in the two-part documentary Christy Moore: Jo(...)

The Barcelona chair is regarded as the perfect marriage of craft and industry – the craft being in the hand-tooled leather work and the metal frame a direct nod to industrial materials and techniques

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s Barcelona chair is one of the those pieces of furniture that you nearly need to be convinced it was designed as far back as(...)

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No spoiler alert needed for Murdered by My Father (BBC One, Tuesday), the drama about a so-called honour killing in an immigrant Asian community in a(...)

The downsizers are out in force with ever more large houses coming on the market in prime areas – at asking prices that would probably not have tempt(...)