Models  at the Danielle Romeril presentation during London Fashion Week yesterday. Photograph: Tim P Whitby/Getty Images

A camping trip in the Wicklow mountains was the creative starting point for Irish designer Danielle Romeril’s London Fashion Week catwalk debut at the(...)

Pauline Conway from Co Wicklow greeting  President Michael D Higgins  at University College London Hospital yesterday.  Photograph: Johnny Bambury

The glittering investiture of Ireland into The Order of the VBF (Very Best Friend) continues. There’s nothing like some rousing pageantry to st(...)

Duke of Edinburgh Prince Philip, Sabina Higgins, Queen Elizabeth and President Michael D Higgins watch a ceremonial welcome at Windsor Castle yesterday. Photograph: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images

Yesterday’s engagements at Windsor Castle and Westminster highlighted the sartorial choices of President Michael D Higgins and his wife Sabina on t(...)

President Michael D. Higgins and his wife Sabina with Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip ahead of a State Banquet this evening in Windsor, England. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images 2:22

Ireland and Britain have gained strength living “in both the shadow and in the shelter of one another” through the years, President Michael D H(...)

 President  Michael D Higgins and his wife Sabina with Viscount Henry Hood, lord-in-waiting to  Queen Elizabeth, who greeted the president  at  Heathrow yesterday. Photograph: Chris Bellew/Fennell Photography

Sometimes, the small things are what make a house a home, no matter how grand its walls. Today, President Michael D Higgins and his wife Sabina(...)

Irish ambassador to Britain Dan Mulhall. Photograph: Malcolm McNally

Each day in the central lobby of the Palace of Westminster, one that separates the House of Lords and the House of Commons, visitors crane upwa(...)

Mr Higgins will be honoured at a state banquet hosted by Queen Elizabeth at Windsor Castle. Photograph:L Andrew Winning/Reuters

Áras an Uachtaráin has released details of the upcoming state visit by President Michael D Higgins to Britain. The visit follows the successful(...)

One Direction’s Niall Horan (2nd right) meets Queen Elizabeth of Britain at a reception for the Irish community at Buckingham Palace, London. Photograph: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

Three years ago, a photograph of a Cork fishmonger, Pat O’Connell and Queen Elizabeth II, both beaming with laughter, became the image of her S(...)

 Michael Flatley and Niamh O’Brien lead the  annual St Patrick’s Day Festival as it passes from Piccadilly to Trafalgar Square through Haymarket in London today. Photograph: Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images

Having clinched the Six Nations rugby crown, there was always going to be good craic this weekend ahead of St Patrick’s Day. And this y(...)

Gavin Duffy, a patron of Bita (the British Irish Trading Alliance), and Patsy Brett, director of the Business Lounge and a Bita council member, at the launch of Bita in the Irish Embassy in London on Monday

Word reaches us from our man in London about the launch there of yet another networking organisation for Irish business people. So many have emerged a(...)