Tara

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A Q&A session at the second meeting of the Citizens’ Assembly  considering the Eighth Amendment to the Constitution, in January 2017. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Louise Caldwell (40), a mother of three children from Tara, Co Meath: “I have been saying from the get-go that the Citizens’ Assembly was representati(...)

Research shows that while things like free membership of gyms and art museums might get employees in the door, what keeps them there are much less glitzy perks: good health insurance, adequate time off, decent pension and retirement planning, dental benefits and parental leave

When it comes to wellbeing at work, “casual Fridays” and an “eat me” sticker on a fruit bowl in the office kitchen just don’t make the grade anymore. (...)

Rebecca Doyle (25) from Co Clare   voted to allow for abortion in all circumstances and she believed the Irish public would too if given the same information.

There was much surprise in April when the results of the Citizens’ Assembly were announced. The overwhelming vote in favour (87 per cent) of not re(...)

Eoin Bird’s pigs at The Wooded Pig

Quite how common pigs and wild boar once were in the Irish landscape can now only be gauged from placenames such as Kanturk (boar’s headland) and Muck(...)

Edel Shannon with Sandra Oman and Morgan Crowley for  Opera in the Open. Photograph: Jason Clarke Photography

It is not hard to amuse yourself when you have cash. A trip to the cinema at some point over the last four weeks of the summer will cost a family of f(...)