You may need to root around, but a pre-Christmas bargain is possible. Photograph: Moodboard/Brand X/Getty

Is it possible to bag a bargain house pre-Christmas? There’s a lot of talk about price drops but a search online reveals little that is visibly discou(...)

Xnthony will perform his new show ‘Confirmation’ at this year’s Dublin Fringe Festival.

While Ireland’s marriage equality referendum in 2015 was a seminal moment for the country, it was also a seminal moment for Co Roscommon – but perhaps(...)

 Freda Hayes set up   Meadows & Byrne in the 1990s. Photograph: Pat Langan

The chief executive of the company which owns home furnishings and accessories store Meadows & Byrne is entitled to exercise a 51 per cent voting (...)

Maria Somerville: ‘The only gigs I ever get offered are ones that I want to do’ Photograph: Ruth Medjber / ruthlessimagery.com

Last September, Maria Somerville moved from Cornamona in Galway to Dublin. The singer-songwriter feels at her most creative on the shores of the Co(...)