Johnny Magory

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Left: woodturner Glenn Lucas; centre: Fiadh Durham of Fiadh Woven Design; right: Eamonn Terry of Criostal na Rinne

In search of the perfect gift? How about jewellery, textiles, toys, art or wooden craft that has been made in Ireland? Plus, from woodturners to ce(...)

Johnny Magory is actually slang for the wild rosehip, from the Irish mogóir, a hip. Photograph: iStock

“Can I’ll tell you a story about Johnny Magory?” is the beginning of a children’s rhyme, that many will know continues as: “Will I begin it? That’s al(...)