Hook Head is renowned as the oldest intact working lighthouse in the world, according to Cllr John Fleming

Dunbrody Archers turned out in force on Hook Head in Co Wexford on Wednesday to participate in a ceremony going back more than 300 years. Chair of Ne(...)

Artist Mick O’Dea paints a portrait of the American poet Robert Pinsky in his temporary studio in James Stephens Barracks Kilkenny as part of Kilkenny Arts Festival. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Heard in the New Jersey accent of Robert Pinsky, the words of WB Yeats sound modern and vital. On Saturday afternoon the former US poet laureate was(...)

Set of household crockery that belonged to the artist Francis Bacon was unsold (estimate  £10,000-£15,000)

Thursday (February 19th) Duke’s Fine Art Auctioneers, Dorchester, Dorset, England. A set of household crockery that belonged to the artist Francis Bac(...)