Poet Micheal O’Sidheal at home at Trimleston Avenue, Booterstown, Co Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke

Being shown around a house by a poet is quite a different experience to viewing it with an estate agent. While the latter tend to talk about square (...)

In Georgian Dublin, Leeson Street was called Suesey Street. The thoroughfare was renamed, in 1728, after the Leeson brewing family who turned their ha(...)