Tubridy sitting beneath a smock as Margaret Curran applies his make-up. “This is one of my least favourite things,”

It’s Friday morning, on April 22nd, and Ryan Tubridy is looking at his suits and ties. There’s a row of them, amid racks of more outlandish costumes (...)

Irene Queally, owner and founder of  Pip & Pear Chilled Baby Foods: “I’m a big local supporter. I try and buy everything in Waterford as we have so much to offer here.”

Are you a saver or a spender? I like to have “just in case” reserves in place for a rainy day. In saying that I am definitely a spender at heart, espe(...)

Enny Buono, owner of Barbiere Barber Shop in Dublin. “My notion is simple: the client is king.” Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Barber Enny Buono lived in his home town of Naples until three years ago. He didn’t know anything about Ireland but found himself watching Jim Sherida(...)

Cutting hair at Sam’s Barber’s on Ormond Quay in Dublin

Know a great barber? You can vote for your favourite barbershop in our Best Shops competition by clicking here.  Grooming is booming in Du(...)

Get sh*t done

Niall Harbison is best known as the founder of Simply Zesty, the social media marketing agency he sold to UTV, making him a millionaire at 33 years o(...)