Stephen Hamilton and Róisín Hanley are among the performers taking part in the Galway Bailando documentary that highlights the city’s dance culture. 5:46

(...) alternative to the drink culture, says producer Niall Ó Floinn.Ó Floinn, who is a senior tai chi coach and(...)

(...), by way of a consultative case relating to a drink-driving offence, finds that, 1), the mere fact that(...)

‘There is a consistent trend for drunkenness among young Irish people, and harmful drinking is highest among 18- to 24-year-olds.’ Photograph: Getty Images

(...). We’ve seen injuries and mishaps which wouldn’t have happened if we didn’t have a drink(...)

Grow your own wine

Global warming and the development of new vine varieties in Germany make it possible to grow grapes outdoors in Ireland. Steve Doyle planted his fi(...)

Surf style in Waterford

While the Bunbury family pioneered Irish hand-produced chopping boards using windfall trees from their own forest – bunburyboards.com – there are n(...)

In-flight: the standard advice is to go for full-bodied wines with low acid and plenty of ripe fruit. Champagne and other sparkling wines taste better, as the bubbles stimulate our senses (although they also increase the speed at which we ingest alcohol). Photograph: Thinkstock
High-flying wines

(...) great experience if they don’t drink Bordeaux.” Champagne is also very popular. “We work closely with(...)

Anatomy of an advert: Mobile phone company Three had their Christmas advert filmed in the Artic circle

(...)’re just looking to nudge people over the line the next time they’re buying a drink. “When you get into(...)

Domini Kemp’s chicken, cashew and broccoli rice. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

There’s a perception out there that healthy eating is, well, a bit too much like hard work sometimes. I prefer to think of it as simpler eating, th(...)

The Mother Daughter relationship
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(...) my dad was ostracised and badgered and driven to drink? There was no TV at home in 1961. There were(...)

The perfect thank you cake

I know that I should be gushing love in the run up to Mother’s Day in a fortnight, but instead I’m feeling an amplification of being underappreciat(...)