Oval Bar in Cork will be selling pints of Beamish at 1918 prices. Photograph: William Murphy/Flickr

It may not be Cork’s oldest bar but the Oval on South Main Street is one of the city’s most distinctive watering holes. To mark the centenary of its (...)

The Beamish and Crawford cooperage in 1900. The brewery was once the biggest in the country, producing more stout than Guinness

It once was Ireland’s biggest brewery, producing more stout than Guinness and exporting it as far afield as Australia, the United States and the Carib(...)

Kerry storyteller Batt Burns at the Cape Clear Island International Storytelling Festival. Photograph: Clare Keogh

Cape Clear Island served as a strategic communications hub long before it became famous for storytelling. Participants of Diarmuid O’Drisceoil’s popul(...)