Michael Harrington: “There is nothing better than feeling nature all around you.”
Why I Love . . . Hiking

I guess you’d call hiking “soft” adventure. It’s thrilling, but an attainable experience for many people. Luckily for me, hiking is something I’ve man(...)

Ireland’s moist climate is ideal for slugs

We need to talk about slugs. Worse still, we need to talk about the sex life of slugs. Yes, yes, I know, as subject matters go, it’s about as alluring(...)

Cathy Holland and Barry O’Callaghan Barry (30), from Togher, Cork, an operations manager for a formwork company, and Cathy (27), a disability support (...)

US President Barack Obama poses as he picks up his lunch at a Five Guys restaurant  in Washington, DC. Photograph: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

The quickest growing fast casual dining restaurant business in the US is seeking 10 locations in Ireland north and south in which to start trading.(...)

A company of developer Johnny Ronan has won its Supreme Court appeal against a ruling the €1.46 million annual rent for Bewley’s Cafe on Grafton Street must be allowed fall to reflect market rates.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times.

A company of developer Johnny Ronan has won its Supreme Court appeal against a ruling the €1.46 million annual rent for Bewley’s Cafe on Grafton Stree(...)

Manchester United’s former shop in Dublin. The club signed a 15-year lease in 2000

Manchester United will finally be able to end their embarrassing involvement with the Lafayette building in the centre of Dublin when their 15-year le(...)

’s High Court ruling that the rent on Bewley’s cafe on Dublin’s Grafton Street must be allowed to fall in line with the depressed(...)