Nonagenarian jam makers and celebrity tractor crimes – excellent work, Big Week on the Farm.

On Monday’s Big Week on the Farm: Harvest (RTÉ1, Monday to Thursday) I watch two hair stylists giving a makeover to some cows. “It’s finally happening(...)

Thalia Heffernan at home in Stoneybatter with her dog Leonard. Photograph: Alan Betson

Dubliner Thalia Heffernan (22), one of Ireland’s top models, was discovered by Morgan the Agency at the age of 15 and quickly established a thriving c(...)

Banana skin: Thalia Heffernan leaves Dancing with the Stars in week four. Photograph: RTE

Week four of RTE’s Dancing with the Stars and our couples are celebrating iconic moments from the silver screen, like that time Indiana Jones defeated(...)

Hughie Maughan: voted off Dancing with the Stars. Photograph: RTE

Hughie Maughan is the first celebrity dancer to be eliminated by public vote from Dancing with the Stars and even though he gently waltzed his way out(...)

A spray too far: Hughie Maughan on Dancing with the Stars. Photographs: RTÉ, Hughie Maughan

Talking points from week two: the women took to the floor but they were outshone by Hughie Maughan’s fake tan disaster-on-purpose

Gang warfare: the Dancing with the Stars contestants

Dance me to the end of love: If you insist. Dancing with the Stars kicks off its opening number tonight, at 6.30pm on RTÉ One. The series will run fo(...)

The line-up for the Irish version of Dancing With The Stars which will begin on RTÉ One on January 8th

The actress and comedian Katherine Lynch clearly had a plan when she signed up for the weight-loss and fitness series Operation Transformation this ye(...)

 Snapchat superstar James Kavanagh and model Thalia Heffernan launch Bank of Ireland’s 2016 FeelFree student reward programme with Snapchat. Photograph:  Conor McCabe

Bank of Ireland has become the first bank here to use social media platform Snapchat to connect with younger customers. The bank has launched its 20(...)

Frankie red dress with small  shoulder opening, belted waistline  and flared hem, €399; Starla navy crepe with dotted jacquard front panel with elbow length sleeves, €465

For Heidi Higgins’s spring collection she collaborated with Polish illustrator Kamila Beblot to create the stylised backgrounds for this shoot. Beblo(...)

Million Bells navy scarf (left) and Criss Cross Fleur in purple, hot pink and black. Both €180 from Ciara Silke

Not all of us can sport insouciant ways with scarves like Audrey Hepburn, Grace Kelly or Kate Moss. But their power to transform an outfit goes withou(...)