“The Pashley PDQ is a lot more comfortable than conventional diamond-framed bikes,” says Andrew Robinson.  Photograph: Eric Luke

Andrew Robinson Andrew Robinson, the self-titled Recumbentman, is a familiar sight in Ranelagh and Donnybrook: a distinguished, tweed-wearing, bearded(...)

Niloo Sarafan and Conor McGreevy on their wedding day

Each Saturday on irishtimes.com/weddings we'll report on couples’ love stories. We'll tell the tales and show the pictures of these fabul(...)

Naas town: The announcement of Kerry Group’s new facility and 900 new jobs to the town broke the back of the recession. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Of the seven latest housing developments in Co Kildare, four are located in Naas, with 196 new properties being developed in the town, compared to (...)

The Piper’s Hill development in Naas will comprise three- and four-bedroom semidetached houses plus four- and five-bedroom detached houses

Kildare is witnessing a surge in new developments. The largest construction seen since the crash is that of Piper’s Hill where Sean Mulryan’s Bally(...)

Maynooth University is the fastest growing university in Ireland

Kildare has a two-tier property market, with north Kildare, which includes Celbridge, Clane, Leixlip and Maynooth, faring better than areas such as(...)

Hiqa inspectors have raised ‘grave concerns’ over practices  at two centres on the St John of God Community Services campus in Co Kildare. File photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

A resident of a centre for the disabled in Co Kildare had to “purchase” staffing when his day services were closed, as his needs could not be met with(...)

Amy and Nicole Rice, aged 21 and 19, from Tallaght in Dublin said they were beaten up and held hostage by two men whom they met on Facebook. Photograph: Facebook

An alleged false imprisonment and assault of two sisters, aged 19 and 21, in Newbridge, Co Kildare is being investigated by gardaí.Amy (21) and Nicole(...)

Political reporter, Ursula Halligan, who made her personal case for a Yes vote this week. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

For a while now, I’ve imagined how I’m going to vote in the marriage referendum on Friday. Not the X in the Yes box, but physically how I’m going t(...)

For the next month, visitors to Kildare village will have the chance to peruse the work of some of Ireland’s emerging fashion talent. An exhibition(...)

Three men have appeared before a Saturday sitting of the non-jury Special Criminal Court charged with membership of the IRA among other offences

Three men have appeared before a Saturday sitting of the non-jury Special Criminal Court charged with membership of the IRA among other offences.The m(...)