Liam Edwards

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“A straw which is only used on average for 20 minutes can take more than 200 years to break down into smaller pieces, and often does not fully disintegrate.” File photograph: Getty Images

The Restaurants Association of Ireland (RAI) has called on its 2,500 members to implement a ban on single-use plastic straws – and suggested all in th(...)

Martin Deniau, Kate O’Neill, Mary Costelloe, Brendan Fagan, Michael Burns and Dublin City Cllr, Mannix Flynn, at the No To Bid campaign launch. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

The Dublin Town business group should be brought before the Oireachtas Public Accounts Committee (PAC) to answer questions about its finances, campaig(...)

“Pâtés are still popular but we no longer have a whole morning devoted to them.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Take a fresh idea, add a smidgen of imagination, a dash of ingenuity and hey presto, you have the highly successful Kinsale Gourmet Festival. Now in(...)