Mary Dillon

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George Victor Du Noyer (1817-1869),fungi collected,   Derry, 1837.Watercolour and pencil on paper, Courtesy of the National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin

Pioneering Irish artists are at the heart of the National Gallery of Ireland’s new exhibition, Drawn from Nature: Irish Botanical Art, spanning almost(...)

Jennifer Jewell: “I see hope and value in a self-sustaining cycle of living with plants, loving plants, learning plants, growing plants, knowing plants, interpreting plants.”  Photograph:  John Whittlesey

  We all have our heroes and it’s not surprising so many of mine belong in one way or another to the world of plants. They include gardeners, de(...)

Marian Finnegan  is a widely known property economist and  a regular commentator on industry trends

Estate agent Sherry FitzGerald has appointed Marian Finnegan as its new head of residential. She will replace Michael Grehan who has headed up the res(...)

 Patrick Quirke (50), of Breanshamore, Co Tipperary, leaving court on Wednesday.  Photograph: Collins Courts

A farmer who denies murdering his love rival allegedly stole underwear from his former lover’s clothes line, a murder trial has heard. Mary Lowry (52(...)

Shane Jennings: His appointment comes after he spent a number of months with the agency on an executive work placement programme organised by the Irish Rugby Union Players’ Association (IRUPA).

Less than a month after captaining the Barbarians against Ireland in Thomond Park, retired rugby star Shane Jennings is set to tackle a new career in (...)


There were 79,000 visits from the UK to Sherry FitzGerald’s website ( this year, up 20 per cent on last year. And the estate agen(...)