There is little doubt the Rhododendron Walking Festival is here to stay.

When an invitation arrives to join the denizens of Clogheen for their second annual Rhododendron Walking Festival, I need no second bidding. Only too(...)

The rhododendron puts on a memorable display of colour in early summer, with clusters of bell-like flowers that create insanely unforgettable vistas.

It’s a tough cookie. Introduced to Ireland in the 18th century, it immediately liked the ambience. Damp, warm conditions and acid soils are what it ap(...)