Festival goers at the Guinness Cork Jazz Festival. Photograph: Guinness Cork Jazz

Loud enough to wake the dead – that might well be the motto for this year’s Guinness Cork Jazz Festival which kicked off Thursday night. The streets (...)

Maldron hotel opens its doors on Kevin Street this month.

Kevin Street style A new Maldron hotel opens its doors on Kevin Street this month. With 137 bedrooms, the hotel overlooks St Patrick’s Cathedral and (...)

The Blind Boys of Alabama will play the 2018 Guinness Cork Jazz Festival.

Jazz aficionados heading for Leeside this year are in for a novel treat when the Guinness Cork Jazz Festival kicks off with a meeting of Halloween and(...)

Pablo Escobar, Dia de Los Muertos and Donald Trump (without the octopus).

1. Donald Trump Octopus Among various allegations of groping made against the US presidential nominee, one phrase stands out. “He was like an octop(...)

Get up the yard

Enough with the fireworks already! Jack Russells have been cowering in corners all over the country for the past few nights, but spare a thought for t(...)