Garden enthusiasts at Bloom in 2016. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Bloom’s Grand Pavilion is the place where you’ll find hordes of the country’s hardcore plantaholics dedicatedly scouring the handsome displays of spec(...)

Master beekeeper Liam McGarry and Dr Damien Mohan with two patients who are taking part in the Central Mental Hospital’s beekeeping project, in Dundrum, Co Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Beekeeping is improving the quality of life of people with severe disabling mental illness at the Central Mental Hospital, Dundrum, according to th(...)