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The Battle of Le Pilly was a short but bloody encounter which led to the destruction of a proud Irish regiment in October 1914. Video: Ronan McGreevy

(...)’s not just heritage acts like Bowie who’ve got into bed with Wall Street. SFX Entertainment is a dance(...)

(...) concept about the heritage of the post-industrial landscape around his native Wolverhampton and the(...)

 “Even on smooth surfaces, a bag of bottles in the metal basket of a rental bike can be an astonishingly noisy thing. Transporting them across cobbles, however, you’re likely to lose weight just from the embarrassment.” Photograph: Frank Miller

Never mind spin classes. For the ultimate, bicycle-based workout, what you need is a Dublin rental bike and a circuit chosen from the city’s extensive(...)

Kevin St Garda station, Dublin 8: the building is on the site of a medieval palace in one of Dublin’s most historic quarters. Photograph: Dave Meehan

(...)-headed pediment. The National Inventory of Architectural Heritage has recommended that it is added to the list of(...)

Margaret Hayes, city librarian, in a chip van outside the Rotunda Hospital serving from left; Angela Cassidy, Roddy Doyle, Lord Mayor of Dublin Christy Burke, Philip Martin, Peter Sheridan and Niall Stokes, during the launch of Dublin: One City One Book, 2015 programme. This year’s book  is Roddy Doyle’s Barrytown Trilogy. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

(...) invaluable contribution his novels have made to the city’s rich literary heritage.“He’s a credit to the(...)

Sunrise over Dalkey island. PegasusLife had sought permission to build six blocks of 57 apartments at Dalkey Manor a few minutes’ walk from the centre of Dalkey village

Heritage raised concerns with Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council about the impact on a nearby protected(...)

The Royal Mile,  Edinburgh. Photograph:  Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

It’s an almost shocking admission, I know, but until last Friday I had never set foot in Scotland, never mind Edinburgh. So in between the weekend’s v(...)

 Mary McAleese who, along with Mary Robinson, a few suffragettes, Constance Markievicz and Grace O’Malley, stumped  Ella Hassett when she was asked to name 10 Irish women who had made a mark on history

Trinity College library assistant, who has a master’s in public history and cultural heritage, struggled(...)

Tunisia’s culture minister Latifa Lakhdar: “The jihadist idea that religion should rule politics is a model that never existed.” Photograph: Anis Mili/Reuters

(...) culture.” Heritage site Located in a 19th century Bey’s Palace, the Bardo is a world heritage site. It(...)