The late Dermot Healy near his home in Ballyconnell West, Co Sligo: “He talked to the postman, walked the lanes, provided feasts, listened to birds and tales of ghosts, watched the play of light, cooks’ hands, glasses raised to lips, fingers moving over the buttons of a concertina and collected jokes, exclamations, sayings, idiomatic twists, shrugs, gestures, the way a thought or feeling broke into a face.” Photograph: Alan Betson

(...) sweeps and puts down a fire. Then he walks the miles back to the bridge, where he waits. “I’m waiting(...)

(...)-American vampire film A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night. Breaking stereotypes “We are a newer immigrant(...)

Blood dimple: Sheila Vand in A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night

(...) unfamiliar planets. As it has toured the world, Ana Lily Amirpour’s A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night has(...)

Bees working in a hive. The Bí project, which is trying to reintegrate bees into Dublin’s northt inner city, has called on all Yes and No campaigners to allow referendum posters to be recycled as bee hives.  Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

(...) centre and organising training opportunities and bee monitoring walks.

RTÉ has made basic errors and editorial misjudgments, argues David Blake Knox, the most blatant of which was the entry of Dustin the Turkey in 2008. What was apparently intended to show Europe that we did not take ourselves – or the contest – too seriously, backfired and became a national embarrassment. Photograph: Getty Images

(...) winner walks away with a million bucks. In the Eurovision, there is still some sense of an amateur(...)

Satis founder Karen Carberry with jockey Nina Carberry

(...), Blanchardstown town centre and of course the lovely walks in the Phoenix Park. Satis has recruited Jarlath Moran(...)

Prince Charles on the Burren with Brendan Dunford, manager of Burren Life, and Bridgid Barry of Burrenbeo: the royal was said to have been particularly looking forward to this part of his trip. Photohraph: Eddie Mulholland/WPA Pool/Getty Images 1:56

Burren when he walks his land, suggested Pat. “I’ve spent a lifetime thinking of this,” replied the(...)

While there is a very high rate of drop-out from sport and exercise among students in exam years, participation in sport is unlikely to affect exam performance negatively and may well have a positive impact. Photograph: Thinkstock 2:19

(...) out for lots of family walks but Jennifer is concerned that her daughter will not have enough activity(...)

(...) mainly urban walks. Psychogeography was defined in 1955 by Guy Debord of the French avant(...)

Gay and Lesbian people asking for a Yes vote on Grafton Street, Dublin. From left: David Caron, Dublin; Sandra Irwin-Gowran, Mullingar; Celeste Roche, Dublin; and John Curran and Sarah Gilligan, both  Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

(...) “real lesbian and gay citizens of Ireland” from all walks of life. David Caron, who features on one of(...)