Fianna Fáil’s Kate Feeney has been elected  in the Blackrock ward.Photograph: DAVE MEEHANS 4:34

The counting of votes in the Dún Laoghaire ward of Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council has been adjourned indefinitely.Labour requested that ballots(...)

A stitch in time

The past is so in right now. (...)

Elizabeth Moynihan, Maeve Fitzgerald and Marty Rea. Photograph: Daragh McDonagh

Gate Theatre, Dublin *** Appearances are deceptive in Osca(...)

Rory Fleck Byrne: a commanding performance. Photograph: Patrick Redmond
Review: The Vortex

The Vortex Gate Theatre, Dublin (...)

We’re all (well, nearly a million of us) familiar with their characters – Gavin, Trish and Kellie – from the RTÉ series Love/Hate, but for this Christ(...)

One thing that’s definitely a marketing ploy to get more people drinking, though Diageo may again say otherwise, is the Guinness Plus app launched for Android and iOS last month

Earlier this year a spokesman for Diageo defended Arthur’s Day saying it was, ahem, not a marketing ploy to get people to drink more but rather a musi(...)

Clockwise from main: Marina & the Diamonds sporting Natalie B Coleman designs; Turkish-born designer Umit Kutluk; Dublin styling powerhouse Grace Moore

Angela Scanlon. Her documentary Oi Ginger is top of the RTÉ Player charts at time of writing, and her own star is in the ascendant – she has been prof(...)

Danny O’Donoghue from The Script performs at Whelan’s in Dublin as part of the fifth annual Arthur’s Day celebrations last night. Photograph: Dave Meehan/Getty Images for Guinness

The emergency department at St James’s hospital in Dublin has reported “an exceptional” number of alcohol-related attendances following last night’s A(...)

Emile Sande poses ahead of her performance tonight.  Photograph: Ian Gavan/Getty Images for Guinness

Over 1,000 music artists are performing at 500 venues across the country this evening as part of the fifth annual Arthur’s Day celebration. Manic Stre(...)

Tom Jones performing as part of past celebrations for  Arthur’s Day. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Depending on your point of view, the, ahem, Arthur’s Day celebration (attracting the likes of Tom Jones, above) is either a music festival hosted by p(...)