An estimate of water charge protest attendance by CrowdSize App: it uses area size to generate a figure

How many people turned up at the water charge protest in Dublin? This fact is germane to the efficiency of the whole protest. The bigger the crowd, th(...)

The Giro d’Italia peloton shortly before crossing the Border into the  Republic during the third stage between Armagh and Dublin today. Photograph: Paul MeErlane/EPA

The Giro d’Italia arrived in Dublin this afternoon to sunshine after earlier warnings of heavy rain showers forecast throughout the day. Stage 3 o(...)

It was surely the sweetest Dublin Marathon victory in 20 years, Sean Hehir becoming first Irish men’s race winner since John Treacy in 1993 – altho(...)

Illustration by Fuchsia Macree

1. Coffee coffee coffee Shake your brain into action with a short, sharp coffee at the big, pointy Alto Vetro tower’s Art of Coffee. theartofcoff(...)