Work riders turn up at training yards and stables all over Ireland early every morning to exercise hundreds of thoroughbred horses out on the gallops. Harsh weather, punishing hours and low pay do nothing to dent their passion. Video: Bryan O'Brien
Dublin designer Simone Rocha drew inspiration from the sumptuous dress of the 18th century and the traditional Ancestors Day ceremonies in Hong Kong for her romantic S/S 19 show at London Fashion Week. Video: Deirdre McQuillan
Does the Audi RS4 Avant have what it takes to better its big rival the Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG? We take it out on the road to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
Is the new Volkswagen Touareg a relative bargain or unworthy of its hefty price tag? We take it out on the road to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
A short mockumentary by British Vogue marks Victoria Beckham's 10 years as a designer. Video: British Vogue
The original Mercedes-Benz A-Class was much maligned, now in its fourth generation is the latest incarnation worthy of the famous badge? We took it for a test drive to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
Allegra Benitah, daughter of British TV presenter Vanessa Feltz, brings a new twist to a classic Jewish dish with a tear and share sunflower challah. Video: Provision/Irish Times Video Team
The current lap record at Mondello Park, set by the BMW M4, stands at 1.03.26. Can the BMW M5, with its 600 horse power, beat it? We took it around the track to find out. Video: Ian Beatty
Can the latest incarnation of the Ford Fiesta ST live up to its predecessor's levels of fun? We took it out on the road to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
The ruins of west Cork's Raheen Castle, along with the adjacent former farmhouse, plus guest cottage, has gone on the market for €1.45 million. Video: Charles McCarthy Estate Agents
21 Cambridge Terrace, Dun Laoghaire, the home of artist Steve Bradbury, is for sale through Savills for €2.295m. Video: Savills
Is it possible to buy a four-wheel-drive diesel estate car and still do your bit for the environment? We took the Volvo V90 Cross Country Ocean Race out for a test drive to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
Molly Twomey, a 22 year old student who has written about her experience of having anorexia is keen for other young people to be alert to the irrational thoughts and unhealthy habits of those with an eating disorder. Video: Bryan O'Brien
With the market trend leaning towards SUVs, can an estate car still sell itself to the Irish motorist? We take the Mazda 6 Tourer for a test drive to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
Dressage and dresses graced the Dublin Horse Show at the RDS on Thursday the 9th August. Video: Bryan O'Brien
What do the Hyundai i30 N and the Morris Marina have in common? Car historian Andrew Ryan joins Neil Briscoe to examine the link between the South Korean brand and "one of the worst cars ever built." Video: Neil Briscoe
“As a community we are living way beyond our means" declared taoiseach, Charles Haughey in a 1980 State of The Nation TV address to the Irish public.
Moya Henderson is leader of the Irish Raelian movement, the UFO religion that was founded in 1974 by Claude Vorilhon, now known as Raël. The movement teaches that life on Earth was created by a species of extraterrestrials.
A new exhibition entitled 'The Wings of Ireland: A People’s History of Irish Aviation' at the Little Museum of Dublin celebrates 100 years of Irish aviation. Video: Bryan O'Brien
Honda claims that since 2012 the CR-V is the best selling SUV in the world, so is the latest version worthy of such an accolade? We take it for a test drive to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
A group of teenagers meet regularly to learn and play music in Dublin as part of a mental health strategy within the youth service. The Swan Youth Service is based in Dublin's North Inner City. Video: Bryan O'Brien
Galway musician, Áine Morgan, sings 'One More Hour' with Sean Keane, Morgan has being raising funds for her fight against terminal cancer. Video: Big Idea Films
The Soho landmark and celebrity favourite, The Ivy, is getting a sister restaurant on Dublin's Dawson street.
Therese and Rory Coveney’s seven-year-old daughter April, who has Down syndrome, has taken part in 21 Faces, a campaign that aims to encourage people to see the personalities, not just the syndrome.
When one thinks of Mercedes, sleek saloons tend to spring to mind, not tough 4x4 pickup trucks. Can the German giant create a good pickup? We took the X250d for a test drive to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
The original Santa Fe proved to be a massive success for Hyundai, but will the latest version of the popular SUV prove as lucrative for the Korean car manufacturer? We took it for a test drive to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
Fun Direction is a Dublin based initative, set up by Ciarán Duffy, that aims to improve opportunities for young girls from disadvantaged areas to experience and participate in sport within their own community. Video: Enda O'Dowd
One of Ireland's best known gardeners Helen Dillon recently moved from Ranelagh in Dublin to Monkstown where she has created a brand new garden. Here she picks her five favourite plants. Video: Bryan O'Brien
Irish Times reporter Conor Gallagher visits the Central Mental Hospital in Dundrum to find out more about the institution and the troubles it faces.
Mallorca is the number one destination for Irish ‘post-Leaving Cert holidays, but the behaviour of tourists is often criticised during holiday season. Video: Tomeu Coll
Mercedes have updated the C-Class, but does the new C220d Estate have the correct blend of style and functionality? We took it out on the road in Germany to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
After a 15-year-old girl is shot in Syria, her family flees the country. Meanwhile, in Wicklow town, an Irish community wants to do something about the European refugee crisis. This is the moving story of a long struggle to give the al-Sulaiman family a new life. Video: Kathleen Harris
On 365 acres, Dollanstown Stud includes a fine restored main house, 11 estate dwellings and a world-class event riding and training facility.
Are Irish motorists better off buying the Toyota Aygo, or trading up to the larger Yaris? We take the Aygo for a test drive to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
Savage power lying beneath a trim business-like exterior, but is the BMW M5 too much car to handle? We take it for a test drive to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
No. 47 Shelbourne Park, a three bedroom duplex penthouse in D4, has gone one sale through Owen Reilly for €1.1 million. Video: Owen Reilly Estate Agents
The former chef turned writer and TV host exposed the underbelly of restaurant culture and took viewers on far-flung culinary adventures with biting wit and a worldly outlook. Video: The New York Times
American fashion designer Kate Spade was found dead in her Manhattan apartment on June 5, 2018 in an apparent suicide. She was 55. Video: The New York Times
Lisney estate agent David Bewley speaks about the property in Ballsbridge which the council seized through the Derelict Sites Act. It has since been sold for more than €1.5 million. Video: Ronan McGreevy
The BMW X2 may look great, but in terms of drive quality is it a cheaper, viable alternative to the X3? We take it out for a test drive to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
Founder of the Ballymaloe empire, Myrtle Allen pioneered an Irish food revolution. Now 94, her family and others who worked with her share stories of the cook and campaigner. Video: Joleen Cronin/ Marie Claire Digby
Garden designer Andrew Christopher Dunne from Clogherhead in County Louth has been named as the overall Show Garden winner at Bloom 2018 for his ‘Sustainable Seafood Garden’ in association with Bord Iascaigh Mhara. Video: Bryan O'Brien
Bloom 2018, the annual festival of food and gardening has kicked off in the Phoenix Park featuring 20 show gardens, 200 retail stands, 30 plant nurseries, 150 live talks and loads more. Video: Bryan O'Brien
The Volkswagen Arteon has been billed as a replacement for the Passat CC, but is it worth the upgrade? We take it out on the road to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
Yes supporters were more visible at Dublin Airport as thousands returned to Ireland to cast their vote in the referendum on the Eighth Amendment.
Ballymorris House, home to the author Eoin Colfer is a recently renovated Wexford farmhouse on 11 acres and is on the market for €1.65 million. Video: Sherry Fitzgerald
Have the Swedes made a car worthy of taking on the Germans? We take the Volvo V60 for a test drive to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
A Coastguard Station dating from 1912 and designed by John Howard Pentland who was responsible for the enlargement and remodelling of the GPO is on the market at €850k. Video: Lisney
British designer Clare Waight Keller from French fashion house Givenchy describes making the royal wedding dress for the Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle. Video: Reuters
It may be impressive to look at but is the Audi A7 impressive to drive? We take it out for a test drive to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
Seafield House, a Palladian, Georgian villa on 80 acres with a gate lodge, stables and clock tower is on sale through Sherry Fitzgerald for €10 million. Video: Sherry Fitzgerald & Bryan O'Brien
The Dalkey home to the co-owner of Image magazine, Laura Power, is on the market for €3.15million. Video: Savills
Lisa Maher's father Eugene was killed at the age of 62 in a hit-and-run in Dublin in 2015.
The use of medicinal forms of cannabis continues to be very restricted in Ireland in spite of moves to permit their use in limited circumstances. Video: Enda O'Dowd
Nissan claims that the latest version of electric car, the Leaf, is capable of inter-urban travel, but is it? We put it to the test by attempting to drive from Dublin to Belfast on a single charge. Video: Neil Briscoe
Chef Damien Grey, co-owner of Michelin-starred Dublin restaurant Heron & Grey, goes foraging on Killiney Hill during a three-week "research and development" project. Video: Kathleen Harris
Originally from Sri Lanka, Athula Kuruppu Arachchi has worked as a chef all over the world, cooking for prime ministers, kings and US soldiers. He moved to Ireland in 2005 and now lives in Cork with his wife and children.
The Irish blind tennis team train ahead of the world championships in the south Co Dublin suburb of Shankill later this week.
A towered and gabled Gothic Revival mansion, St George's was built in the late 1870s by its architect owner George Coppinger Ashlin – in true fairytale fashion – for his new bride, Mary. Pictures: Knight Frank
Ford Europe are dipping their toe into the hybrid car market, but is the Ford Mondeo Hybrid a valiant first attempt? We take it out on the road to find out. Video: Neil Briscoe
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