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Fine Gael Senator Paul Coghlan has called for action against seagulls in Dublin city centre. File photograph: Vale Wildlife Hospital/PA Wire

Businesses should use a “repulsive spray” to prevent seagulls tearing apart plastic bags of rubbish left out for collection in Dublin city centre, Fin(...)

UK polling stations close at 10 pm on Thursday June 23rd as Britain decides whether to stay or remain in the European Union.   Photograph: EPA

The UK is poised to decide on its future in the European Union in a referendum on June 23rd. Voting will take place all day, with polling stations c(...)

Many travel companies now specialise in arranging holidays that will cater for people with disabilities. Photograph: iStockphoto

Organising a holiday can be stressful enough without factoring in the many problems you might encounter while travelling with a disability. Whether yo(...)

The rare Arctic bowhead whale normally frequents far cooler waters below polar ice

An Arctic bowhead whale has been recorded for the first time in Irish waters, some 2,000 miles south of its natural habitat. The rare marine mammal, (...)

JMW is Ireland’s biggest pig producer with about 300,000 animals, selling 7,000 a week (5,000 in Ireland and the balance in the UK). Photograph: Alan Betson / Irish Times

Northern Ireland-based pig producer JMW Farms is spending €2.5 million on a new “finishing” farm in Co Louth after spending three years securing plan(...)

 Prince Charles and Camilla plant an oak tree at a welcome reception at National University of Ireland Galway on May 19th, 2015 on a previous official trip by the couple. File photograph: Brian Lawless/WPA Pool/Getty Images

Prince Charles and his wife Camilla are to visit Donegal on Wednesday as part of a three-day royal visit to Northern Ireland and the Republic. Princ(...)

“Checking in, I’m flanked by surfers heading beachward, families studying walking maps and couples cozying up beside a blazing fire.”

Cornwall is a rather cool place to holiday in the UK these days. The oversaturated and eye-wateringly expensive Cotswolds have been replaced with Cor(...)

A willow rattle woven by Co Galway basketmaker Ciaran Hogan has turned up on the British royal princess Charlotte’s official toybox list. Photograph: Courtesy of Kensington Palace/Handout via Reuters

When and if British royal princess Charlotte plays with her willow rattle from Co Galway, she is probably blissfully unaware of the toy’s secret power(...)

‘Poldark’: Starring Eleanor Tomlinson as Demelza and Aidan Turner at the eponymous hero. photograph: mike hogan

Sideline Productions, which is currently busy making the fourth series of the Great Irish Bake Off for TV3, collected a €10,000 cheque (in giant publi(...)

Construction continues apace in the City of London, April 18th, 2016. Photograph: Hannah McKay/EPA

On the website of the Vote Leave campaign is a live sterling figure which slowly ticks upwards. One second it stands at £508,669,966,129, a moment lat(...)

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