Neven Maguire

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Place two or three skewers on top of grilled pita bread (if using) and spoon the salsa into a small dish.

This is a meal we often enjoy at home. It is easy to make and tasty and a favourite with all of the family. There are a lot of good chicken producers (...)

The Anaconda Mining Company gave its name to the nearby Montana town

Back in the days when people did the Lough Derg pilgrimage on foot, it used also be the custom to stop en route at the Cavan hamlet of Swanlinbar and (...)

Since Covid-19 school closures, we fully realise what levels of patience, persistence and personal attention goes into the role of educator. Photograph: iStock

Homeschooling has given us all a new appreciation of teachers – with both parents and pupils missing the múinteoirs. Since Covid-19 school closures, (...)

A little planning and imagination will help to maintain harmony in your home over the coming weeks

In a previous incarnation, just before my first child was born, I left my job in the media and trained as a Montessori teacher. The plan was that I wo(...)

Staff  at MacNean House and Restaurant in Blacklion, Co Cavan.  Photograph: Alan Betson

In Blacklion, Co Cavan, Neven Maguire has closed his restaurant because of coronavirus; in Belcoo, Co Fermanagh, “30 seconds over the Border, the pubs(...)

Christmas turkey, carved at the table. Photograph: iStock

“Think of it like a big chicken.” Those words of wisdom, attributed to chef and restaurateur Neven Maguire, have calmed the nerves of many a Christmas(...)

Cuilcagh Boardwalk in Co Fermanagh

I’ve only come lately to the intriguing little wonderland that nestles quietly between Cuilcagh Mountain and Lough MacNean, in the borderlands of Ferm(...)

A gender gap in educational attainment means boys get lower exam results than girls, are more likely to drop out, and are less likely to go to university than their female counterparts.

The language is alarming for parents and teachers of boys. We hear of “a crisis in masculinity” in schools and about how “failing boys” are not reachi(...)

FX Buckley: Erin Mac an tSaoir, manager John Collins, owner Paddy Buckley, Carlos Ruelafcalin, Fran Bennett, Ann Crawford and Frank McMahon of the Moore Street butcher, in Dublin. Photograph: Crispin Rodwell

“The sex organs of the male lamb are popular,” says Paddy Buckley from behind his spartanly furnished wooden desk in an office two floors above the Mo(...)

Miss Ellen’s Sweet Shop and Sweet Truck

It can often be a road less travelled, the decision to bring your product to the people rather than the other way around. But for one Irish entreprene(...)

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