Circle K is a subsidiary of Alimentation Couche-Tard. File photograph: iStock

The move by Alimentation Couche-Tard’s Circle K to buy 10 Dublin Londis stores from businessman Seamus Griffin adds spice to the capital’s convenience(...)

Séamus Griffin of Kirwans. Photograph: Frank Millar

In the middle of Dublin a group of friends and family gather to tell funny, moving stories and sing songs while a slideshow of photographs runs behind(...)

 Colin McAteer, Woodbrook Natural Burial Grounds, Killane, Co Wexford with his own headstone. Picture: Patrick Browne

The gap between death and burial is widening: “That would be the one thing I think we’ve done wrong traditionally,” says Séamas Griffin of Kirwans Fun(...)