The Blasket Islands viewed from Dunmore Head. Photograph: Bjørn Christian Tørrissen/Wikimedia Commons

A search is continuing for a 46-year-old Spanish fisherman who fell overboard from a Spanish trawler fishing south west of the Blasket Islands on Wedn(...)

An ‘Aquarium’ vintage Dunhill cigarette lighter

A two-day auction at Bonhams in London on Tuesday and Wednesday is titled the “Gentleman’s Library Sale” and “features all kinds of objects that may h(...)

Tarrabelle and Rusty, of Zap Circus, from Australia on Sandymount Beach, Dublin as  street performers prepared to take part in championship this weekend Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

With the warm sunny weather set to continue and temperatures of between 22 and 26 degrees forecast for the weekend, it is the perfect time to get out (...)

Valentia Island, Co Kerry With a father from Kerry and a mother from Derry, we were always destined to travel. Holidays for us meant travelling f(...)