Number 1 St Mary’s Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4: located directly opposite the five-star Dylan Hotel

Having served as home over the years to a succession of high-profile occupiers including Ann-Marie Nohl’s famed Expresso Bar Cafe, Marcel’s Restaurant(...)

Paul Connolly (left) and Brian Jerry with their dogs, Tess and Millie, at Kilbogget Park, in Cabinteely, Co Dublin. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Why now? Back in the 1990s Cabinteely was a sleepy little village where time seemed to have stood still. It shoulders Foxrock, Cornelscourt (...)