Thornton

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John Mulvaney receiving the Kilroy Cup from chairman Kenneth O’Keeffe

For many trout anglers, St Patrick’s weekend heralds the start of their angling season. And where better to get started than on the water of Lough She(...)

Noel Burke, father of Mark Burke. “It was not unusual for Mark to go missing for weeks on end, says Noel, “but we’d always know where to find him”. Photograph: Tom Honan

Mark Burke disappeared in Dublin on July 28th, 2014, and his partial remains, which had to be identified through DNA, were found at Thornton’s recycli(...)

New this week: John Boyega in Pacific Rim: Uprising

ANNIHILATION ★★★★ Directed by Alex Garland. Starring Natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Gina Rodriguez, Tessa Thompson, Tuva Novotny, Oscar Isaac.(...)

Ingmar does Amadeus: The Magic Flute (1975), on special limited rerelease

THE MAGIC FLUTE ★★★★ Directed by Ingmar Bergman. Starring Josef Köstlinger, Irma Urrila, Håkan Hagegård, Ulrik Cold. Club, limited release, 135 m(...)

Jessica Murphy: “It took me nine years living in Galway to get Kai. It was 2010, no one had money.”

The Time of My Life is a weekly column about a moment that changed someone’s life – or the better or the worse What I didn’t realise about New Zealan(...)

The ‘Hospitality Hero’ award went to  James and Beryl Kearney and Gary O’Hanlon of Viewmount House in Longford.

Following on from the Michelin awards on Monday, the great and good of Ireland’s food and drink world gathered in Dublin on Tuesday morning for Georgi(...)

The Poolbeg incinerator takes its first deliveries. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

The Poolbeg incinerator took its first deliveries on Monday, with the boilers set to start burning waste from this weekend. At 11.45am, a truck belon(...)

 Irish actor Ruth Negga in Loving, film by Jeff Nichols.

As Ireland’s film industry celebrates another fantastic year of achievement, culminating in Ruth Negga’s Oscar nomination, it seems incredible that an(...)

Family, friends and supporters of Mark Burke in Dún Laoghaire at Eblana Avenue where he was last seen. His body was discovered on July 31st 2014 in Thorntons recycling plant at Ballymount. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

They were the final known footsteps of a father of seven in the days before his dismembered body was recovered at a waste recycling plant in west Dubl(...)