Representing Ireland: this 1928 poster, Great Western Railway/Southern Ireland by the illustrator Warwick Goble, is expected to fetch approx €903 - €1,354.

Rare vintage travel posters designed to entice overseas visitors with the beauties of the British Isles and Ireland in the early 20th century are expe(...)

Brexit Britain (from top left): Kieran Genius, Nicole Elizabeth, Wendy Lumley, Br Adam Lee; (bottom row, from left) Brian and Maureen Gilmartin, James Jefford, Dan Curtis, and Tony Wyatt and Pietro Riccio. Photographs: Ric Mellis

Driving around the UK this week is a strange experience. As the radio shouts about cliff edges and late-night press conferences and troops being put o(...)

In Stratford-Upon-Avon people are unsure how they will vote. Photographs: The Irish Times/Getty Images

In the garden of the house in which Shakespeare was born, a costumed actor recites a speech from Henry V. “Some people asked for Henry V ‘with the big(...)

The sculpture (inset) took artist Willard Wigan four weeks to create. Photograph: PA/Reuters

World-renowned artist Willard Wigan has created a microscopic sculpture of William Shakespeare, which is smaller than a full stop in a newspaper, to m(...)