David Bourke loves living in rural Denmark, but misses the Irish sense of humour

David Bourke is an Irish filmmaker who lives in Denmark with his family. His latest film, Bakerman, was screened at the Dingle International Film Fest(...)

Glenlo Abbey Hotel in Galway: the White Glove Package begins with chauffeur collection from the train station and continues with your very own personal butler.

NEWS Silver Service: Glenlo Abbey Hotel in Galway takes the prize for the most luxurious new experience. The new White Glove Package begins with cha(...)

St.Patrick arrived in Dublin to launch the St.Patrick’s Day Festival which officially begins on Saturday 14th March with a four day programme packed full of unmissable events taking place thoughout Dublin city. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons / THE IRISH TIMES

Enjoy the craic, but keep our roads safe is the message from An Garda Síochána ahead of one of their busiest weekends of the year.Last year’s St Patri(...)

Dancer Dearbhla Lennon with young dancers, Eve and Erin Kirby from Dun Laoghaire outside the Hugh Lane Gallery on Monday. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times.

From the university boat race to the Kilkenny TradFest, the greening of Dublin and an Irish Whiskey Festival, there is plenty to see and do across (...)

Electric Picnic in Stradbally, Co Laois, which takes place in early September. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

JANUARY Yeats 2015 All year A national celebration of the life and work of the Nobel prize-winning poet, with an extensive programm(...)

Paddy power

Who has bragging rights for lining out the world’s best St Patrick’s Day strut? New York, Dublin, Savannah, Sydney or Seoul? Nah, Keshcarrigan on t(...)

Jimmy T Murakami, who has died after a brief illness at age 80, was a Japanese-American animation director who lived in Ireland since 1970. (...)

Maurice and Deirdre Mullins. Photograph: Claire Byrne Photography

‘My first ambition is to run a 10k. I’ll stay at that for a few months. I would hope to reach a 10 miler. I might be satisfied with a 10 miler.” (...)

A celebration of craft beer takes place in Dublin’s Docklands this weekend. Photograph: Marilynn K. Yee/The New York Times

Craft Beer Village, Dublin: Formerly known as the Craft Beer Festival, this celebration of Ireland ’s latest fascination will be based beside t(...)