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An alternative way of viewing Galway’s year is that it was characterised by extraordinary consistency of performance. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Old Moran surveyed the year ahead with a shake of his weary head. Freezing, wet weather – and the seasonal readjustment to that mystery which he had n(...)

Chester Beatty Library’s collection of Japanese Surimono woodblock prints is considered among the finest in the world.

The Art of Friendship: Japanese Surimono Prints Chester Beatty Library, Dublin Castle ***** When the Japanese woodblock prints known as ukiyo-e, o(...)

Travel: Escape to España

Conil de la Frontera, Cadiz Why: This modern take on an Andalusian white town is within easy reach of Cadiz, Seville and Jerez, and boasts stretches (...)

Martin O’Neill: his side has moved up 11 places in the world rankings to 31st spot. Photograph: Lee Smith/Reuters

The Republic of Ireland has moved up 11 places to 31st in the Fifa World rankings in the wake of its Euro 2016 play-off victory over Bosnia and Herze(...)

Ireland, Co Dublin: Sherry FitzGerald Lewis,€375,000
Take Five for €375,000

Sherry FitzGerald Lewis is seeking €375,000 for this two-bedroom bungalow on half an acre in Saggart village, Co Dublin. We find similar properties ar(...)

The anime and manga convention Eirtakon is one of this weekend’s events and includes a cosplay masquerade and Yule Ball. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Eirtakon ConventionOrganised by Dublin City University’s Anime and Manga Society, the 10th annual anime and manga convention will be held at the Croke(...)

Sigh. If anyone tells you that the internet is changing how movies are sold and received, try to remain calm, back away slowly and call in the crazy p(...)