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KitchenAid: the Empire Red stand mixer is down to almost half-price, at €299

CAKE BAKER’S FRIEND A stand mixer is like a third hand in the kitchen, helping you beat, knead, mix, shred and blend. One hundred years since its deb(...)

US President Donald Trump criticised Theresa May for the way she handled Brexit negotiations saying “she didn’t listen to me” . Photograph: Marlene Awaad/Bloomberg

US president Donald Trump has begun his first official visit to Britain with an undiplomatic barrage against prime minister Theresa May, saying her Br(...)

Even after she found her husband, Christian Davies continued  her soldier’s life until she fractured her skull at the Battle of Ramillies.

Historical stories of cross-dressing never fail to fascinate. Ideas of what constitutes “normal” sexual identity have shifted over the centuries. Chri(...)

Francis Nolan, head chef at Vines Village Café in Blenheim, Marlborough

As part of Food Month at The Irish Times, Irish chefs working abroad tell us about their jobs. Francis Nolan, from Baltinglass, Co Wicklow, is head ch(...)

Curraghmore House, Portlaw, Co Waterford.

It was a marriage that created one of the most powerful political dynasties in Ireland in the 18th century and now it’s to be commemorated with an eve(...)

Chinese tourists take pictures in Kidlington, England . The rather ordinary village has found itself a popular stop for Chinese visitors who snap photographs of their simple homes and streets. Photograph: Elizabeth Dalziel/The New York Times

The Chinese visitors fanned out of a tour bus, and suddenly stopped, transfixed, as if marvelling at the Venus de Milo or the Eiffel Tower. Then they(...)

Colin Keane on Medicine Jack (left) winning from Ryan Moore on Peace Envoy at the Curragh. Photograph: INPHO/Lorraine O’Sullivan

It’s a major jump from being beaten in a Sales race up to Group 1 level, but Ger Lyons believes it could be worth asking Medicine Jack to make a top-(...)