An anxiety of economists was herded together in Kilkenny last weekend for the annual festival of fret-mongering and fun that is Kilkenomics. This is t(...)

Denis John Kane, a surfboard maker, left, from San Diego, California, with his first cousin, Andrew Jacob, oyster fisherman and painter, from Cape Cod,who are the Great Great Grandsons of Padraig O’Hogán, The King of The Blaskets, who left the Great Blasket Island in 1905. Photograph: Valerie O’Sullivan
Gather ye

The Blaskets Gathering Dún Chaoin, Dingle Peninsula There’s a treacherous stretch of the Atlantic that flows between the mainland and the Gr(...)

Minister for Agriculture, Marine and Food Simon Coveney: said the Governmnet is committed to marine safety

The investment of €1.6 million in a new state-of-the-art station for the Irish Coastguard in Crosshaven is a reflection of the Government’s commitm(...)