David McCullagh and Keelin Shanley, pictured at Wynn’s Hotel using a sepia technique. The presenters will be among those introducing a series of talks. Photograph: Ray McManus

O’Connell Street will be closed to traffic on Easter Monday as RTÉ stages a celebration of everyday life 100 years ago, with the aid of hundreds of v(...)

Lynda McQuaid, TV3 Group’s new director of content. Ms McQuaid will take up the position from April 2015.

TV3 Group has appointed Lynda McQuaid as director of content from April. From Dundalk, she is one of Ireland’s most experienced producers, with a CV t(...)

Independent News & Media has sold its stake in APN. Photograph:  Bryan Meade

The new management at Independent News & Media (INM) will be in a sunny mood this morning, having disposed of its 18.6 per cent stake in Australia(...)

Independent House, on Dublin’s Talbot Street, home to Independent News & Media. INM is selling its 18 per cent stake in APN for around €115 million. Photo: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Independent News & Media has agreed to sell its 18.6 per cent stake in Australia and New Zealand-based APN News & Media for about €121.3 milli(...)

Bottles of Jameson whiskey: The Old Jameson Distillery hasn’t been a working distillery in decades, but some 400,000 people visit it and its Cork sister venue, the Midleton Experience, each year.   Photograph: Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg

At the Old Jameson Distillery in Smithfield, Dublin, there’s a new addition to Irish whiskey’s “brand home”: a “Bottle Your Own” stand where visito(...)

The title credits for Pat Kenny’s new “in-depth” chat show for UTV Ireland, to be filmed in the Round Room in Dublin’s Mansion House

Pat Kenny’s chat show for UTV Ireland will be called Pat Kenny in the Round and will be filmed in front of an audience in the Round Room in Dublin’s M(...)

There has been a “slight decline” in the number of people who own DVD players.  Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

The concept of “sticking on a DVD” will already seem antiquated to those early adopters who are adept at finding whatever it is they want to watch on (...)

In light of the new metered digital subscription packages at The Irish Times, the Carat study also tested opinions of online newspaper paywalls and found that 13 per cent said they would pay a monthly fee of €10-€15, while 5 per cent said they would pay a monthly fee of €15-€30

Online and printed newspapers are equally trusted, but online-only sources are less so, according to a research study by Carat. The media agency asked(...)

Leinster rugby squad training in UCD recently: its main sponsor is Bank of Ireland. Photograph: ©inpho/morgan treacy

Volkswagen is to end its six-year sponsorship of Leinster Rugby at the end of this season. The company became the official car supplier to the team in(...)

The ad shows the seven steps Irish Water says it takes to make water drinkable

Seven steps and three days from “cloud to glass”. Irish Water, the utility company responsible for developing and billing for water services, is launc(...)