Walks: Bear island in autumn
  • Travel
  • November 1, 2014, 01:00

I have a penchant for visiting islands on one of those “pet days” that occur throughout the “bleak midwinter”. Starting off the day with a ferry cross(...)

Dredge mining at Kenmare Resources’ Moma mine in the northern Mozambican province of Nampula. Photograph: Kenmare Resources

It has been a challenging few years for Kenmare with a major decline in mineral prices and production issues weighing on the company’s fortunes.Howeve(...)

Kenmare’s managing director Michael Carvill said the company remained focused on conserving cash and controlling costs

Irish mining firm Kenmare Resources has said that shipments of finished products rose by 24 per cent to 183,000 tonnes in the third quarter.This compa(...)

Ryanair, one of the weightiest stocks on the Iseq, contributed to yesterday’s decline by falling 2.37 per cent to close at €6.82. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

The Iseq’s bad run continued yesterday. The index fell by 1 per cent on international economic concerns, its worst three-day run since July 2012.Europ(...)

The Viscountess Castlerosse, Palm Springs, 1938 by Sir John Lavery, an oil-on-board painting measuring 20x24 in (50.8x61cm), is estimated at €50,000 to €70,000. Right, Viscountess Castlerosse with a friend in Deauville, 1936

The highlight of the de Veres art auction in Dublin later this month is The Viscountess Castlerosse, Palm Springs, 1938 by Sir John Lavery. It’s qu(...)

144 Coolevin, Ballybrack, Co Dublin
Town & Country

Address: 144 Coolevin, Ballybrack, Co Dublin Agent: Sherry FitzGerald This well-maintained three-bedroom, end-of-terrace house has gardens (...)

Impressive ball control from Viktor Kee

This is the last bank holiday weekend of the high festival season, and the last bank holiday weekend of my obsessive festival adventuring. Electric(...)

Full list of candidates Dynastic politics are a strong feature of the battle for seats on Kerry County Council.   The outcome will(...)

73 Highfield Park, Dundrum, Dublin 14
Town and Country

Address: 73 Highfield Park, Dundrum Dublin 14 Agent: Hooke and Macdonald (...)

Overends Cafe at Airfield Farm, Dundrum

City dwellers waking to the sounds of sirens and traffic don’t look at the concrete jungle and think “farmers made this”. But it’s th(...)