David Barry

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To create a sense of division between the kitchen/dining area and the second living space, the couple installed a marine aquarium

If ever there was an example of what can be achieved with good design on a modest mid-terrace three bed, 111 Kincora Road in Clontarf can take a bow. (...)

Jeremy Irons: “Actors were classed as rogues and vagabonds . . . I liked acting not because I liked acting, but because I liked the life.” Photograph: Theo Wargo/Getty Images

Jeremy Irons leans roguishly out the window of one of London’s swishest hotels and drags on his cigarillo. Aged 69, he’s the best-preserved 51-year-ol(...)

Migrants in thermal blankets enjoy a meal  after being rescued, sitting in  the bow of the LÉ Roisin, in June 2016. File photograph: Able Seaman David Jones/Defence Forces

Nineteen months ago, the LÉ Eithne sailed from Haulbowline naval base in Cork on the first of six humanitarian missions by the Naval Service to the Me(...)

Justin Duggan with his sister Emily who rescued him from a hidden septic tank  in Co Laois. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Alan Herdman paddled around the corner of a rocky outcrop and saw eight children slipping helplessly beneath rising waters. He couldn’t save them all.(...)

The enthusiasm over gourmet coffees, and the potential returns from coffee production, have attracted aid organisations, philanthropic foundations and corporations to try lift the livelihoods of war-torn areas through coffee growing.  Photograph: iStock

When Jennifer Poni Joel Donga introduced the stories of fellow coffee farmers in South Sudan to an audience in Paris last year, she was glowing with p(...)

A coroner has urged people to be extremely vigilant on farms after a jury returned a verdict of of accidental death at the inquest into the death of a toddler in Co Cork.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill.

A coroner has urged people to be extremely vigilant on farms after a jury returned a verdict of accidental death at the inquest into the death of a to(...)

Jackie Keating and David Barry in their restaurant Gotham Café on South Anne Street in Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

When David Barry started the Independent Pizza Company in Dublin in 1984, he remembers many of his customers not knowing what a pizza was. “There we(...)

A coroner appealed to farmers to implement vigilant safety practices or face “ferocious” consequences following a harrowing day at Cork County Corone(...)

Armed Naval and Gardai personel with the half a billion euro haul of cocaine

Gardaí, Customs and Naval Service members of the Joint Task Force on Drug Interdiction believe that the gang behind the attempt to smuggle over a tonn(...)