A member of Fidget Feet pictured during their performance at The Customs House in Dublin as part of The NYF Dublin. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

New Year’s Eve used to be a straightforward affair - a party somewhere, a countdown and then Auld Lang Syne. It has not tended to mean watching a ro(...)

Dublin football fan Deirdre Flynn, with her children Caoimhe, Cianna, Naoise, Tiarnan, Roise and friend Richie Larkin, at her home. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Last year Dubs supporter Deirdre Flynn (40) wrote her first song. A Little Boy’s Dream was recorded and released in time for last year’s All-Ireland f(...)

David Hall in 2011 with Joan Collins TD and members of the Defend Our Homes League protesting at an Allsop property auction in Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson

Shortly after a hitherto unknown storage unit belonging to Console was discovered last Monday, David Hall, the interim chief executive of the suicide (...)

Brian McCormick (second from left) with Tim Delany, Hannah McCarthy and Gabriel Corcoran

Launched this week, Dublin-based “social tech” start-up Adtruism is set to customise its charity-focused website widget due to international interest (...)

Participants in last year’s women’s mini-marathon making their way from Fitzwilliam Square in Dublin at the start of the 10km run. Photograph: Eric Luke

With temperatures set to reach 20 degrees this bank holiday Monday the final countdown is under way for some 40,000 women who will take to the streets(...)