Eight years after winning the Palme d’Or at Cannes with The Wind That Shakes the Barley, Ken Loach, unstoppable director, and Paul Laverty, his regula(...)

Ireland will have a new top-class rowing course within months. The eight-lane facility at Lough Rynn in Co Leitrim should be ready to stage domestic e(...)

The 18th-century Wicklow Head Lighthouse, which accommodates four people in six octagonal rooms overlooking the Irish Sea

Sometimes, a mobile home or self-catering holiday cottage just won’t do. Maybe you have saturated the possibilities that such easy accommodation offer(...)

Director Ken Loach in Jim Gralton’s native Co Leitrim last week scouting for locations with a view to shooting the film Jimmy’s Hall in the late summer. Photograph: Matt Carr/Getty Images

Director Ken Loach is to make a film about Jim Gralton, the only Irish man to have been deported from Ireland. Loach wa(...)