(From left) Lacey Turner (5), Holly McCartin (5) and Jack Turner (5) from Portmarnock and Coolock enjoying the soaring temperatures at Portmarnock Beach in Dublin. Photograph: Collins  1:07

Ireland’s hot weather is set to continue today reaching 27 degrees and tomorrow is expected to be even hotter. In the latest temperature recordings ar(...)

Alan Magee pictured working on his sand sculpture in Dublin Castle. The sculpture is part of a series called The Bright Side which runs until August 28th. Photograph: Aidan Crawley.

They have been working together as a trio for over 10 years. Duthain Dealbh means “fleeting sculpture” in Irish, which is fitting for artists who work(...)