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Mannix Flynn. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Gerard Mannix Flynn has always been a talker. Playwright, actor, novelist, politician: the Dubliner needs no encouragement to hack his way through an (...)

The Bernard Shaw  on South Richmond Street, Dublin. The pub  only came into being because of one economic cycle, and it will go out because of another.  Photograph: Dave Meehan

One of the endearing things about pubs in Ireland (as opposed to Irish pubs) is that customers of the best ones forge emotional bonds with the place. (...)

Eatyard’s Wine & Cheese festival has a new home for 2019 at the Iveagh Gardens

The Wine & Cheese Festival which made its debut at Eatyard, the street food market on South Richmond Street in Dublin 2 last year, has found a new(...)

The Wright Venue, which has been open for more than a decade, is to close at the end of January

Well-known Dublin nightclub the Wright Venue is to close down at the end of the month, the owner has announced. Michael Wright, of the Michael JF Wri(...)

The Vintage Cocktail Club, owned by Paddy McKillen Jr’s Press Up Entertainment group

There is a gold rush under way in the sizzling Dublin pubs market, which is swinging like a prohibition-era speakeasy. Sales in bars rose 5.5 per cen(...)