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Jim Gavin: if Dublin’s first championship outing is fixed for Saturday May 26th the game would clash with the Champions League final between Liverpool and Real Madrid. Photograph: James Crombie/Ipho

Looking up from the foothills of a World Cup summer, it is traditional in some quarters to worry how the GAA will cope with the incline. Nothing in an(...)

‘Evening, Montreux’, by Sir John Lavery, sold for €90,000

Monday (November 27th) Whyte’s Irish Art Auction, RDS, Dublin. Some 75 per cent of lots sold. Evening, Montreux by Sir John Lavery €90,000 (€80,000-€1(...)

Detail of ‘The Hook Lighthouse’ by Ivan Sutton at Dolan’s Art Auction House (€800-€1,200)

Auction results Saturday (April 23rd) Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers ‘History Sale’, Gresham Hotel, Dublin. An original copy of the 1916 Proclamation “be(...)

Part of a  racecard for the Ward Union Hunt Steeplechases at Fairyhouse racecourse on Easter Monday 1916, which was  attended by many British soldiers garrisoned in Ireland who were therefore unable to respond immediately to the rebellion. It sold for €4,000 at Whyte’s

Auction results Saturday (March 12th) Woodward’s, Cork. A painting, The Royal Yacht Squadron escorting Queen Victoria to Cork Harbour, 1849 by Geor(...)

Detail from ‘Portrait of Vivian Hugh Smith’ (1867-1956), later 1st Baron Bicester of Tusmore Park, by Sir William Orpen

Monday (September 28th) Whyte’s, Irish & International Art auction, RDS, Dublin 4. 80 per cent of lots sold. An original oil painting for the fro(...)

Eimear Murphy and Ian O’Sullivan whose project won a prestigious award at the EU contest for Young Scientists in Milan. Photograph: Maxwells

The hotly debated topic of how parents’ alcohol consumption affects their teenagers’ drinking gained recognition this week when a study by two Iris(...)