Social Democrats TD Catherine Murphy said millions of  Land Commission records, which date back to the early 1890s, should be released now.

The Government has been urged to to release a “treasure trove” of up to eight million documents of historical and cultural importance as the State goe(...)

Rush Harbour: the town’s harbour and its two beaches offer a range of watersports. Photograph: Tom Honan

Newcomers to the town of Rush is north Co Dublin can’t help but fall for its picture-postcard looks. Whether approaching it from the west, along rural(...)

Dromana House on the banks of the Blackwater in Waterford. Photographs: Bill Flynn

To wander into the kitchen at Dromana House is to understand immediately why one family has remained here for more than 800 years. The annivers(...)