Jazz name: the New York pianist Fred Hersch is among the headliners at the 2019 Guinness Cork Jazz Festival

This week’s news of the headline acts for Guinness Cork Jazz Festival has prompted concern that the event is once more moving away from its roots just(...)

Woolapalooza Sheep Festival, Airfield Estate, Dundrum.

Woolapalooza Farm Festival The farm festival returns to the award-winning Airfield Estate, Dundrum, Dublin, this May bank holiday weekend. The 38-acr(...)

Met Eireann says indications are for a ‘good deal of dry and bright weather’ to begin on Monday. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

As the entire country prepares to ease into a long weekend we have gathered all of the latest weather, travel and events updates to help you make the (...)

Three men were arrested in Dublin’s north inner city in an operation involving local gardaí backed by members of the Emergency Response Unit. Photograph: Frank Miller / The Irish Times

Gardai have arrested three men in connection with a series of violent incidents in Ashbourne, Co Meath over the August Bank Holiday weekend. Six peop(...)