Tom Uncle

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 Susan Lynch working on her roses which are still in flower in the polytunnel at her home in Oldtown, Co. Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson

The florist and specialist grower Susan Lynch can’t remember a time when she didn’t love roses. Her earliest childhood memories are filled with the si(...)

Main Street, Dundrum. Photograph: Tom Honan

What’s so good about it? At the turn of the century, Dundrum was another quiet, fairly nondescript south Dublin area, where “shopping centre” meant a(...)

Members of the Defence forces fold the Tricolour over the coffin bearing the remains of Thomas Kent at St Nicholas’s Church, Castlelyons, Co Cork, during his State funeral and reinterment last year. He was executed 100 years ago today. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The family of Easter 1916 hero Thomas Kent have spoken of their pride in their forebear’s sacrifice as they remembered him at a special commemoration (...)

Weekend in . . . Provence
  • Travel
  • August 29, 2015, 01:00

Exploring Provence’s vast, rugged sprawl can be exhilarating – and daunting. From the salt marshes of the Camargue to storybook hilltop villages li(...)

CGI of redeveloped Rosemount Cottage stie

An infill site with planning permission for seven good-sized apartments opposite Uncle Tom’s Cabin public house at Dundrum Road in Dublin 14, has been(...)

Artist’s impression of the proposed apartment development at Dundrum Road, Dublin 14

An infill site with planning permission for seven good-sized apartments opposite Uncle Tom’s Cabin public house at Dundrum Road in Dublin 14 is to be (...)

We are all Downtonians now. In a recent televised speech, union leader Frances O’Grady warned that the UK was turning into Downton Abbey. This was int(...)