The Republic has just over 2 million dwelling units for a population of 4.75 million, translating to exactly one unit for every 2.35 people. File photograph: Getty Images

The number of vacant homes in Ireland is at twice the level of a normal functioning marketplace, a conference heard on Tuesday. Today, the country ha(...)

The Dublin Festival of History will conclude this weekend with a lecture by Trinity College Dublin historian Dr Stephen O’Connor about ex-British servicemen who joined the IRA during the War of Independence. He has counted 124 to date, the best known of whom was Tom Barry

Back To Our Past: Back To Our Past is a genealogy, family and social history event for people interested in tracing their Irish roots and learning mor(...)