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Danish pop-up store at Arnotts

Denmark in Dublin To give your home a touch of hygge heaven this winter, pop in to the Danish pop-up store at Arnotts in Henry Street, Dublin where a(...)

Perfect cycling conditions for a picturesque loop in Co Clare peppered with monuments and places of interest.  Photograph: Mark McGrath

Start your cycle in the matchmaking centre of the world, Lisdoonvarna, popularised by the Christy Moore song. Cycle south-west on the R478 to Doolin a(...)

Castle Island, Lough Key Forest Park, Boyle, Co Roscommon. The park offers great walking trails and lots of activities for older children

Good with small children   Burren National Park, Co Clare The orange and green routes make for nice easy walks through woodland and wildflower-(...)

The gallery’s name  and logo  derive from the local legend that a mermaid was fished from the River Nore in the 12th century

The Mermaid Gallery is located in the picturesque Co Kilkenny village of Inistioge – best known for the Woodstock gardens and arboretum – on the banks(...)

Detail of a signed print of  ‘Our Lady – Queen of Ireland’ by Leo Whelan (€150-€200)

Art auctions in the principal Dublin salerooms won’t resume until the autumn, but Whyte’s is holding an online-only summer art sale that ends on Monda(...)

When Dublin businessman Cyril Forbes and his wife Jill bought an 18th century riverside house in Co Kilkenny in 1982, he walked to the end of the sit(...)

Little Green Cars

FRIDAY Little Green Cars Whelan’s, Dublin 8pm €23 The difference three years can make: Irish band Little Green Cars have been put t(...)

An 18th-century Carrara marble fireplace that was once in Wolfe Tone’s house made €36,000

A late 19th-century Italian marble neoclassical sculpture of a girl sold for €50,000 – more than three times the top estimate – at Fonsie Mealy Auctio(...)

Bloomsbury Auctions in London achieved some very strong prices for 19th-century sketchbooks and watercolours by Hannah Tighe, an artist from the Anglo(...)

Rare, early 19th-century watercolours and sketches of picturesque Inistioge, Co Kilkenny, have turned up in a London saleroom and will be sold by Bloo(...)