The less traditional hurling counties are playing their cup finals at Croke Park today. Photograph: Inpho/Cathal Noonan
Something for the Weekend

John Ford Ireland Film Symposium Tomorrow’s Ford at War exhibition in Collins Barracks marks the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings, and includes (...)

Irish Roots

Working as a television presenter can seriously loosen your grip on reality. That much was clear from the moment I started work on The Genealogy Roads(...)

Donough Cahill of the  Irish Georgian Society  in the City Assembly House on South William Street, Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

One of Dublin’s most important Georgian public buildings is to reopen to the public this week a decade after its closure.The City Assembly House, on S(...)

The light well feature at the Irish Georgian Society in the City Assembly House on South William Street, Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

What is it? The City Assembly House at 58 South William Street, Dublin 2, is the new headquarters of the Irish Georgian Society and will host exhibiti(...)

Michael Kenneally was a Co Clare hill farmer who lived all his 82 years at the foot of Mount Callan, overlooking the road from Inagh to Miltown(...)