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Vikings wrapped up filming at Ashford Studios last year.

The company behind the Co Wicklow studios where the hit series Vikings was shot recorded pretax profits of €2.14 million last year, new accounts show.(...)

Lagertha (Katheryn Winnick) in the original series of Vikings

An “explosive next chapter” of the now-finished television series Vikings is to be filmed at Ireland’s Ashford Studios following Netflix’s decision to(...)

The fifth series of the television drama “Vikings”, which was shot at Ashford Studios. Photograph: Jonathan Hession

Planning permission has been granted for a €90 million extension to the Co Wicklow studios where the hit series, ‘Vikings’ was shot. The plan by Ashf(...)

Troy Studios boss Siún Ní Raghallaigh. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

“If you build it, they will come.” It’s a line that might have been written specifically for Troy Studios, rising out of the wreckage that was the des(...)

Game of Thrones: the HBO series is made at Titanic Studios in Belfast. Photograph: Helen Sloan/HBO

A heady sequence in this year’s Oscar favourite La La Land has the lovers played by Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling strolling across the bustling Warner B(...)

  Ardmore Studios chief Siún Ní Raghallaigh: Along with Screen Producers Ireland chief executive Barbara Galvin, she has been outspoken about the need to expand facilities for the film industry in Ireland. Photograph:Cyril Byrne

Some of the most storied characters of Irish and international stage and screen have passed through the gates of Ardmore Studios. And that’s not jus(...)

Jason Coyle, director of Mr Crumb food export business in Finea, Co Westmeath: “We have broadband, but not broadband of the capability or the capacity to run a modern business the way it should.”

Every second Friday, Independent TD Stephen Donnelly hosts a meeting of interested parties, businesses and residential, solely on the issue of broadba(...)