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Tullamore Golf Club closed last March as the Covid-19 pandemic set in. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

As golf clubs around the Republic of Ireland prepare for next Monday’s long-awaited reopening, committees and management are faced with a dilemma - wh(...)

John Creedon: Italian, French and Spanish place names were brought to Ireland as the Dublin middle classes returned from travelling, hence Sorrento Road and Vico Road in Dalkey. Photograph: Don Macmonagle

There’s an old folk tale that dates from a time when the Russian-Finnish border was being redrawn. Some rather stern officials from Moscow knocked on (...)

Careysville House near Fermoy, Co Cork

After months apart, families are planning holidays and renting venues large enough for proper post-lockdown get-togethers. From quiet reunions to inte(...)

People have been told not to swim at Lahinch, Co Clare due to the level of bacteria in the water. Photograph: Getty

Swimmers have been warned to stay out of the water at a number of beaches in west Clare due to high bacteria levels in the water. In a statement Clar(...)

Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa in Co Cork is planning to reopen on June 29th. Photograph: Barry Murphy Photography

It has been a bewildering few months for hoteliers. Speak to anyone in the industry and there is an unmistakable sense of before and after. Until they(...)

Items of clothing worn by man

Gardaí are seeking assistance in identifying the body a man who was discovered on a Co Clare beach on June 7th. The man was found on Kilmacrehy Beach(...)

Evan Talty: “Our capacity to produce is 10 times greater than it was two years ago. We have totally repositioned ourselves in the market”

Starting off as a producer of animal feed and beauty products with seaweed as a core ingredient, the past two years have seen Wild Irish Seaweeds evol(...)

Dublin footballer and yoga instructor Michael Darragh Macauley is the face of a new yoga exercise DVD for people with lung fibrosis, produced by the Irish Lung Fibrosis Association. The DVD is now available to view online or to order at ilfa.ie.

1) The event “Delirium! When Acute Illness Meets Dementia” by the British Neuroscience Association will be held at the Tercentenary Hall, Trinity Biom(...)

The Supreme Court has overturned planning permission for a Co Clare wind farm. File photograph: Bloomberg via Getty Images.

The Supreme Court has overturned planning permission for a Co Clare wind farm due to An Bord Pleanála’s failure to make “complete, definitive and prec(...)

Marion Graham greets RTÉ’s Marty Morrissey. Photograph:  ©INPHO/James Crombie

“Let me treat you to an ice-cream,” says Marty Morrissey, and we go to Doyle’s Corner, a shop beside Semple Stadium. “You have to have an ice-cream fr(...)

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