Glenda Gilson models a full length white silk organza halter neck bridal gown during a Bride Of The Year competition several years ago. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Model and TV presenter Glenda Gilson turned up a fashionable 36 minutes late for her wedding today in an overcast but mainly dry Kilrush in Co Clare.T(...)

Dáithí Ó Sé  gets iced on stage at the Rose of Tralee  Festival in the Dome, Tralee. Photograph:  Domnick Walsh / Eye Focus

“I won’t lie to you, I’ve a handy enough job here,” said presenter Dáithí Ó Sé, kicking off the 55th Rose of Tralee, (RTÉ One, Monday) which isn’t (...)

Walking On Cars

It’s the night after the Brit Awards, that annual hooley for the British music industry. You’d expect all of those record company big kahoonas who’d p(...)

There are only a handful of models able to marry retro styling with mass appeal and modern tech. One is the Porsche 911. The other is the Mini. Oth(...)

 Kasey Smith performs in Copenhagen on Thursday night. Photograph:  Ragnar Singsaas/Getty Images

RTÉ is to scrap the mentoring process it has used to select the last five Eurovision entrants, but Ireland will not be pulling out of the competition.(...)

Located on the site of the old Dalkey Island Hotel the apartments at Coliemore were built in 2003 and were one of the first purpose-built units in (...)

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(...)

Samantha Mumba in the Long Hall, South Great George’s Street, Dublin. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Samantha Mumba is sipping a half pint in The Long Hall, her favourite pub to visit when she comes home to Dublin from LA. She’s one of those instan(...)

John and Edward Grimes aka Jedward in the The Merrion Hotel, The Front Hall, Upper Merrion Street, Dublin 2 wearing Kennedy Blue suit in superfine wool (€745) from Louis Copeland. Photograph: Alan Betson

Picture, if you will, Christmas on planet Jedward: presents under the Christmas tree, logs on the open fire, boughs of holly decking the halls, and Jo(...)

Soprano Michelle O’Rourke: has cultivated a back-to-nature vocal loveliness. It’s mesmerising in small doses, but less impressive over longer spans

It has to be a world-record attempt. I’m talking about a new series of concerts, The Irish Canon, promoted by the Association of Irish Composers. The (...)