Dating app Bumble has reported an increase in ‘new dawn daters’. File photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Single women in their late 30s and early 40s are concerned their opportunity to have children is diminishing, as prolonged Covid-19 lockdown periods p(...)

Rachel O’Neill in Clontarf, Dublin: ‘I kind of feel like I’m just sitting here waiting for something.’ Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Rachel O’Neill (25) has been single for the past few years, but Covid-19 has brought how lonely it can be into sharp relief. “The thing about the pan(...)

Ray D’Arcy:  ‘Like a good counsellor, D’Arcy makes the guest – and the listener – feel better’

Throughout his broadcasting career, Ray D’Arcy has often come across as a member of the family. When he was the youthful foil to anarchic puppets Zig (...)

Rena Maycock and Feargal Harrington who run Intro Matchmaking

Many single people in their 30s and older find bars and clubs hostile environments in which to meet somebody, and can find themselves increasingly iso(...)