When I think of the 35-foot, non-ocean going, cabin-cruiser that has shared a third of my life, my heart should soar. The vision should be of meand(...)

When the graphic designer and artist Jan de Fouw, who has died aged 85, first arrived in Dublin from his native Netherlands in 1951, his skills were i(...)

Lough Corrib: David and Sally Shaw-Smith, the makers of Hands. Photograph: Keith Heneghan/Phocus

In the late 1970s David and Sally Shaw-Smith began driving around Ireland in a Volkswagen camper van, children in the back, documenting the nation’s w(...)