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Jarvey Ted Kissane makes the trip along the Black Valley to Lord Brandon’s Cottage, where visitors will have lunch and depart in boats for Ross Castle, Killarney, Co Kerry. File photograph: Valerie O’Sullivan

For decades, the international image of Killarney has been one of jarveys carrying American visitors out from the town to local beauty spots. However,(...)

Fancy a gin with pink grapefruit and a sprig of thyme? Course you do

The current gin craze shows no sign of slowing with new figures showing there are now over 20 gin producers and over 50 gin brands in Ireland. Accord(...)

Bernard Lucas, husband of Caitríona, who died when her rib capsized during a rescue off Kilkee, Co Clare. Photograph: Eamon Ward

There can be few rescuers in any coastal community anywhere occupying the tough and lonely position held by west Clare farmer Bernard Lucas. Bernard (...)

John Lynch, skipper of the fishing vessel Eblana: “Fish don’t do borders. They have tails; they move.” Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

It is an overcast but dry December morning at Howth pier in north Co Dublin. John Lynch and his crew are preparing to take his trawler, the Eblana, ou(...)

Irish singers Loah and Jack O’Rourke perform Joni Mitchell’s River in St James’s Church in Dingle as part of the Other Voices festival.

As Other Voices finished up in Dingle on Sunday, its audience was left reflecting on its core purpose and sentiment. And it increasingly orientates (...)

Maud Lee on stage.

A pivotal moment in my life was moving back to Dublin. I had moved away straight out of college. I finished Trinity in 2007 and moved to New York and (...)

 Louise Bruton: “There’s a huge lack of specialised mental health services that are inclusive of disabled people.” Photograph: Dave Meehan

It’s often said that when you’re feeling down, asking for help is the first and, sometimes, scariest step. If you are looking beyond the help of frien(...)

Bewley’s Barmbrack remains a timeless festive necessity.

This year the Halloween barmbracks made by Bewley’s to their 100-year-old recipe come wrapped in a handsome beeswax wrapper. The wraps, which can be u(...)

 Fishermen Rodney Long from Waterford and Calvin Garrihy, Killybegs, Donegal, are part of the Fishing for Litter initiative. Photograph: Julien Behal Photography

Fishermen in Ireland have hauled up more than 190 tonnes of marine litter in their fishing nets in just three years under a voluntary “Fishing for Lit(...)

High waves wash over the bandstand, in Dun Laoghaire. File photograph: Eric Luke

Violent winds are scheduled to hit Irish coasts on Thursday night as Storm Callum crosses the country, bringing gusts of up to 130km/h and the possibi(...)

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