Blacklion

21 results

‘Communities along the Border are determined not to be dragged back to the past . . . we will not allow any reimposition of a hard border.’ Photograph: iStock

A series of demonstrations will be held along the Border between the Republic and the North next week telling British prime minister Boris Johnson to (...)

The Lifford Bridge spans the river Foyle and connects Strabane to Lifford across the Border between the Republic and the UK. Photograph: Joe Dunne

Fans of Derry City FC had been looking forward to getting back in the stands for the first time since Christmas. A successful test event at the Irish(...)

Ireland is blessed with a myriad of cycling routes suitable for cyclists of all standards.

From epic rides along the rugged coast or over high mountain passes, to perfectly flat and leisurely spins along by lakes and canals, her(...)

Olivia O’Toole with her outstanding achievement award at The Irish Times/Sport Ireland Sportswoman of the Year awards. Photograph: Alan Betson

It was a few years back that Olivia O’Toole recalled mentoring a new arrival in the Irish senior football squad. “I was sitting with her having dinner(...)

Amelda & Neven Maguire. Photograph: Lorraine Teevan

The chef on his social media cooking videos, lockdown life and his new cookbook of midweek meals When chef and TV personality Neven Maguir(...)

Joshua Kempton believes that ‘with such a drastic increase in grades this year, it feels like years of my formal education appear to have be effectively wasted’.

Until recently Joshua Kempton was confident that the 523 points he achieved in the Leaving Cert two years ago was more than enough to study engineerin(...)

Clough Oughter Castle, Lough Oughter, Co Cavan

About 20 feet away, two “fishermen” float by in an inflatable boat. I say “fishermen” as having the equipment doesn’t necessarily mean you deserve the(...)

The laneway where Quinn Industrial Holdings director Kevin Lunney was abducted is cordoned off by PSNI. Photograph: Ronan McGrade/Pacemaker

Det Insp Pat Marry’s cross-Border investigation began with the discovery of a burning Volkswagen Golf at Ravensdale Forest Park in Co Louth, on the ni(...)

Fáilte Ireland food champions Gearoid Lynch, Niall Sabongi, Tom Flavin, Seaneen Sullivan, Anthony O’Toole and Brid Torrades launching Boxty Without Borders. Photograph: Barry Cronin

Long-table dinners and lunches are nothing new, bringing communal dining to locations from farmyards to orchards, to greenhouses, to one of Cork city’(...)

Back when Brexit was first mooted (ah, remember those halcyon days?) I wrote a piece which suggested that one of the many, unconsidered, consequences (...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • Next
  • Last »