Shane Hegarty: The watch didn’t even work, having ticked its last seconds a short time after my granduncle’s death. Photograph: Alan Betson

The watch hadn’t been worn in half a century. Its simple white dial was dulled with age, its crystal marked with scratches. The leather strap was dry (...)

Optica, a boutique eyewear business run by husband and wife team Donal and Deirdre McNally

Dawson Street, one of Dublin’s most beautiful thoroughfares, is currently blighted by Luas works but savvy shoppers will have noticed a subtle chan(...)

The Rolex watch attracted 15 bids and was sold for €8,200

A Rolex watch put up for sale by the Criminal Assets Bureau has sold for €8,200 on eBay. The two-tone Rolex Daytona oyster perpetual wat(...)