Shipping Container House: Gordon and Maggie Kelley with their children Gordie (7) and Penny Bell (eight months), at their house built from shipping containers at Ringsend , Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Today kicks off Open House Dublin 2017, the annual extravaganza exploring all things architectural. From the Airbnb HQ, to the atmospheric Victorian (...)

Military Pallbearers carry the coffin into the church at funeral of former taoiseach Liam Cosgrave at Church of the Annunciation, Rathfarnham. Photograph Nick Bradshaw

Integrity was the hallmark of Liam Cosgrave’s private and professional life, mourners were told at the former taoiseach’s funeral Mass on Saturday. “(...)

‘Portrait of Mary Barron Tottie’ by Sir John Lavery sold for €24,000

Auction Results Monday (October 2nd) Whyte’s Irish & International Art auction, RDS, Dublin 4. Some 79 per cent of the 180 lots sold. Lot 21, Wes(...)

Nutgrove Office Park

With vacancy rates near historic lows there should be keen interest in two vacant office blocks in Rathfarnham which are on the market through Lisney.(...)

Olympic medallist Annalise Murphy competes at the Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta. File photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport

With three weeks remaining before the start of this year’s 72,000km Volvo Ocean Race, future plans for the event originally known as the Whitbread Rou(...)

Alva Horgan: “I’d say push yourself to the limit and don’t think you can’t do what anybody else can do.”

Alva Horgan was working for Dillon Eustace in the IFSC when she decided to spend a year in Australia with her friends. The Dublin woman was climbing(...)

Marina Village Apartments

With autumn upon us one of the busiest property selling seasons of the year is about to kick off. The listing below indicates there’s plenty of activi(...)

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The first big house clearance auction of the new season gets under way next Saturday (August 26th) when viewing begins at “Lota”, Brighton Rd, Foxrock(...)

Padraic Creedon of Global Action Plan with, from left, Rosanna Drewilieu (7) from Killester, Dublin, Michael O’Brien (5) from Edenderry, Co Offaly and his sister Hannah (3) on the look-out for the natural heritage of Dublin’s Bull Island for National Heritage Week 2017.  Photograph: Mark Stedman

More than 450,000 people will participate in nearly 2,000 events over the next nine days as part of Heritage Week, the largest cultural event of the y(...)

Garda Inspector Paul Franey:   concerned that there are some officer who still do not feel comfortable enough to “come out”. Photograph: Alan Betson

Sitting in Terenure College when he was in transition year more than 20 years ago Paul Franey wrote essays about policing: “It’s the only thing I’ve e(...)