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Tom Keane and Claire Graham, owners of The Old Mill Stores in Connonagh Village, Co Cork –  winners of the Best Craft/Gift Shop category. Photograph: Emma Jervis

BEST CRAFT/GIFT SHOP: The Old Mill Stores On a bend in the road between Roscarbery and Leap is a real sign of the retail times. The Old Mill Stores (...)

The Winding Stair in Dublin and Vibes & Scribes in Cork are on 72 cent stamps while Clerke, a grocer in Skibbereen and Thomas Moran, a hardware and faming shop in Westport, Co Mayo feature on the €1.10 stamp.

Notepads and cameras at the ready, the judges are out on the road visiting the 100 stores on this year’s Best Shops shortlist. The winners will be ann(...)

(...) heartfelt comments that often help judge in favour one establishment over another.

(...) competition closes and the judges start the process of trying to select a shortlist.

The Fireplace Barbershop on Dublin’s South William Street.

(...), backed by AIB.

Cake at The Pepper Pot Cafe

(...) the competition, backed by AIB, go to Entries close on Wednesday August 3rd(...)

An Siopa Feirme,  Waterville, Co Kerry: “small outlet with a huge heart”

(...) 3rd. To nominate your favourite shop go to

Brothers Barry, Fehan and Kieran Flood, owners of Churchtown Stores, Churchtown, Co Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

It’s week two of The Irish Times Best Shops competition and nominations are pouring in for cafes, food shops, salons and boutiques across the counry.(...)

That feel’s good: name your best salon where they make make you feel special

(...) Send us your pictures too. You can tweet them to #bestshops2016(...)

Objekt, Newcastlewest, Co Limerick: clever, unusual accessories, according to one reader

(...) your favourite shop and vote for it in Best Shops 2016 at Send us pictures(...)

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