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 Aidan and Marina Murphy with their daughter Anna, aged 4 at their home in Ballinrobe, Co Mayo. Photograph: Keith Heneghan

They say that moving house is near the top of the leader board when it comes to stressful events – so most people try to keep it to a minimum. But Ma(...)

Roy Webster (left) unsuccessfully appealed his conviction for murdering Anne Shortall (right) in Co Wicklow in April 2015.

A man who bludgeoned a mother-of-three to death with a hammer after she allegedly threatened to tell his wife about their one-night-stand has lost an (...)

Ashford Castle: The original castle dates back to 1228, when it was built as a stronghold for the Anglo Norman de Burgo family.

A number of years ago I had an American boyfriend who was keen to see Cong, home of the 1952 film The Quiet Man, and Ashford Castle. Americans tend to(...)

Winter walks

Hiking in the outdoors is a great way of staying in shape, and a well-proven gateway to a healthy and positive lifestyle. At summer’s end however, man(...)

10 Termon, Castle Street, in Dalkey, Co Dublin sold for €660,000

10 Termon, Castle Street, Dalkey, Co Dublin  Set in a quiet development off Dalkey’s Castle Street, this renovated two-bedroom semi-detached town(...)

Valerie Reid, soap maker, at home in Dalkey. “I like working from home and the freedom it gives me.”  Photograph:  Tom Honan

Many craftspeople operate their businesses from home either through choice or necessity. What are the advantage and disadvantages of plying a trade wh(...)

Ardmore Studios: Planned  expansion suggests the current environment and incentives in Ireland are attractive enough for investors. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Perched on a bluff overlooking the M11 motorway just south of Bray in Co Wicklow, Ardmore Studios is an unglamorous huddle of tatty industrial units c(...)

Lagertha (Katheryn Winnick) in the original series of Vikings

An “explosive next chapter” of the now-finished television series Vikings is to be filmed at Ireland’s Ashford Studios following Netflix’s decision to(...)

Traffic on the M11/N11 road has risen dramatically since the Glen o’ the Downs road was widened to a dual carriageway, going from 25,600 vehicles a day in 1999, to 53,000 last year. Photograph: Eric Luke

Commuters to Dublin from Wicklow and Wexford are facing years of road works and delays as detailed plans emerge for a third lane and junction closures(...)

Ashford Castle in Cong, Co Mayo.

Revenue at the five-star Ashford Castle Hotel grew more than 9 per cent last year to €22.9 million, “driven by an increase in average room rates from (...)

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