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“Oh Mary, this London’s a wonderful sight. With the people here workin’ by day and by night” - the opening lines of Percy French’s much-recorded 1890s(...)

A study by UK researchers has found that air pollution from road traffic is putting unborn babies’ health at risk. Photograph: iStock

Air pollution from road traffic is putting unborn babies’ health at risk, according to a new study. The findings published in the BMJ suggest exposur(...)

Angel Gurria, Secretary-General of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD): group warns the UK economy is on track to be crippled by its EU divorce

A second referendum that reverses Brexit would have a “positive” and “significant” impact on the UK economy, which is on track to be crippled by its E(...)

You’ll find plenty of property to rent  in Camden, but expect to pay £3,000 for a two-bed flat, a reader  says. Photograph: iStock

A report this week revealed that the average monthly rent is €1,784 on the south side of Dublin city, €1,690 in the city centre and €1,553 north of th(...)

Elinor Vere Wiltshire: May 30th, 1918- January 20th, 2017

Elinor Vere Wiltshire (née OBrien), who died earlier this year, was a talented Limerick-born photographer whose pictures of Dublin in the 1950s and 19(...)

Joseph Fiennes playing Michael Jackson in a new Sky Arts show, Urban Myths

Picture the scene. A casting meeting in an office somewhere in Greater London for Urban Myths, a Sky Arts satirical comedy series about things that m(...)

In the wake of June’s Brexit vote, a rapidly increasing number of British Sephardic Jews have been applying for Portuguese citizenship.

The UK’s decision to leave the European Union has fuelled an 80-fold increase in the number of British Sephardic Jews seeking Portuguese citizenship (...)

 Camber Sands  in Rye: five men’s bodies were  pulled from the sea on the hottest day of the year on Wednesday. Photograph: Jack Taylor/Getty Images

The five men who died at Camber Sands in Sussex on Wednesday were in their late teens and early 20s and from the Greater London area, police believe.(...)

Mick O’Driscoll claims a lineout for Munster against Wasps at the Ricoh Arena in 2007. The Premiership club are hoping to attract bigger crowds to the Coventry venue. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Club or franchise. London Wasps will find out in December when they make the bold move from Adams Park to the Ricoh Stadium in Coventry. Drawing on Lo(...)

A windsurfer taking advantage of the high winds pictured in Malahide today. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Development Securities, the British listed fund which plans to invest up to £20 million (about €25 million) in equity into Irish property details, (...)

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