The study, published in this month’s Irish Medical Journal, found women were disproportionately affected. Photograph: iStock

Inadequate physical activity led to about 1,500 cancer cases and 500 deaths in Ireland between 2011 and 2015, a new study has found. The research, th(...)

Lisa Lambe: ’My husband accompanied me to the clinic, and I think we both realised how serious it was although we were very calm throughout.’

We know that keeping active is good for the mind and body. Lucy Lambe can certainly relate to this. With five children, she is always on the go, b(...)

“Watercolour by Louis le Brocquy done at St Gerard’s School, October 1930”  sold for €2,800

The most intriguing lot in Morgan O’Driscoll’s art auction in the RDS on Monday night was an untitled painting inscribed on the back: “Watercolour by (...)

Detail from Robert Taylor  Carson’s ‘Lighting Up (Old Dan)’, which  is estimated at €6,000-€9,000

Dublin’s penultimate art auction of the year goes on view at the Minerva Suite in the RDS, Ballsbridge on Saturday where Morgan O’Driscoll’s Auctionee(...)

Christine Dwyer Hickey watches actors Michael Hough and Desmond Hickey at rehearsals for Snow Angels. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

‘He’s a rabbit that has stage experience,” author Christine Dwyer Hickey explains. “He’s quite laid-back for a rabbit.” The rabbit she i(...)