Lough Erne

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A short holiday at home is the perfect way to spend the last days of summer. Photograph: iStock
Have an August adventure

There’s nothing as depressing for kids as trying on new school uniforms in summer, so how about schools of a different kind? A boat trip from Dolphinw(...)

A Brimstone Moth. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

One of the side-effects of the heatwave, or so I assume, has been the invasion of our house by moths. They’re not yet as numerous as the ants that mas(...)

In Alfred Crosby’s ‘The Columbian Exchange: Biological and Cultural Consequences of 1492’, published in 1972, he argued for a different way of looking at the impact of the voyages of discovery on both the Americas and Europe

A few weeks ago, the historian Alfred Crosby died at the age of 87. He may not be well known to readers of science pages but he should be: he pioneere(...)

Castle Grove Country House has joined Ireland’s Blue Book for 2018.  use as - MAIN PIC

New Blue A selection of new properties have joined Ireland’s Blue Book for 2018. Castle Grove Country House in Co Donegal, Glenlo Abbey in Galway, Vi(...)

The Royal Irish J109 yacht White Mischief  (pink spinnaker in foreground), skippered by Tim and Richard Goodbody, will win the Waterhouse Shield for best boat on handicap at the DBSC awards. Photograph: David O’Brien

Flying Fifteen sailor Ben Mulligan will be crowned best one-design sailor at Friday night’s Dublin Bay Sailing Club (DBSC) gala awards ceremony in Dún(...)

Boats moored at Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

We’re getting a new Way, are we? Apparently. Fáilte Ireland wants help to create a brand new brand for the midlands, to follow the success of the Wil(...)

Dan  paddles down the Barrow river in an open-top Canadian canoe

The canoe might be the finest vessel ever built for the traveller. In a canoe you can explore slowly and intently, just like walking or cycling, but f(...)

Trim Salmon of Knowledge Festival at Trim Castle

If the thought of heading back to homework, uniforms and school lunches is hard to bear, just think how the kids feel. The best way to brush off the b(...)

Gary Coughlan, right, being presented with the Lough Conn Trophy by Wicklow Anglers’ president Stuart McGrane

The board of Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) has welcomed a new study in the international journal Aquaculture Environment Interactions which utilised (...)

The boat involved in the tragedy moored at the rear of Devenish Island along with a police boat. Photograph: Ronan McGrade/Pacemaker

A Co Donegal village is in mourning following the death of a local woman in a boating accident on Lough Erne in Co Fermanagh. The woman died after fa(...)

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