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“The younger generation always seem to lose in this housing lottery.” Photograph: Daniel Leal-Olivas/PA Wire

New year, same old story. The latest predictions are for the housing squeeze to intensify during 2018, with prices rising further, well ahead of likel(...)

Flood waters entered houses on Fr Griffin Road, Galway, during Storm Eleanor on Tuesday evening. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy.

Roads have been closed in parts of Galway city and Salthill due to flash flooding as the first storm of 2018, Eleanor, arrived on Tuesday evening. Th(...)

In January, UK prime minister Theresa May confirms Britain will leave the single market after Brexit.  Controls on the Border appear likely to return. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters

JANUARY Martin McGuinness resigns as deputy first minister of Northern Ireland following a “cash-for-ash” scandal involving first minister Arlene Fo(...)

A yellow rainfall warning did not stop swimmers at Dublin’s forty foot this Christmas Day. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A yellow rainfall warning did not stop swimmers at Dublin’s forty foot this Christmas Day, as queues of people lined up to take the traditional dip in(...)

Neptune Lodge: four-bed is situated in an idyllic location  but it isn’t the most private of sites

Well over two years after it went on the market (again), one of Dublin’s most prominent landmark sites has finally sold. Neptune Lodge, the familiar (...)

 Neville Knott in the drawing room at Carlisle Terrace, Dun Laoghaire. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Neville Knott is an interior designer, broadcaster and lecturer in interior and furniture design at the Dublin Institute of Technology where he has ta(...)

Early-morning swimmers at Sandycove, Co Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

As the summer sun rises over Sandycove beach and the nearby Forty Foot in south Dublin, the changing area for sea swimmers is a hub of activity. It’s(...)

Clothes collected from the Forty Foot in Sandycove, Co Dublin. Photograph: Ailish Mc Donell

The long laundry list of items abandoned beside Sandycove beach and the nearby Forty Foot in south Dublin one day last week included 28 towels and 64 (...)

 St Alban in Sandycove

Alongside its more obvious charms: the seafront, the DART, and the lovely village; Sandycove has some great hidden gems. Lucky residents can vouch for(...)

Smooching stars: Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell at the unveiling of their stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.  Photograph: Mario Anzuoni/Reuters

What’s Hot #TitleTales The fun game from @DubrayBooks. Stacking up your books to make short stories from the titles is Twitter-addictive. Dublin 8(...)

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