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Spending on outdoor plants rose 51 per cent increase, while spending on herbs, fruit and vegetables hit its highest level since measurement began 20 years ago. Photograph: Richard Johnston

Spending on gardening hit a record high last year in a consumer trend linked to the Covid-19 lockdown. Irish consumers spent €1.2 billion on their ga(...)

Dr Graham Fry said he had a team of medical professionals experienced in the administration of vaccinations operating at 20 clinics across the State who would be in a position to offer support as more vaccines become available. File photograph: Alan Betson

The doctor behind one of the State’s leading travel vaccination operations has said his team have the experience and capacity to administer thousands (...)

Cold and flu remedy sales have been under the weather this winter. File photograph: iStock

Cold and flu remedy sales have been under the weather this winter with social distancing, working from home, masks, lockdowns and the shutting of virt(...)

A monthly rail ticket for a Dublin commuter covering trains and the Luas costs €180, so a person spared that financial burden for the last 12 months has saved themselves €2,160. Photograph: Crispin Rodwell

Next Thursday marks the first anniversary of the last full day Pricewatch spent working in the office. On the evening of March 11th, 2020, we left the(...)

A recent social media query about issues people have had with online orders prompted about 1,000 responses in less than 48 hours. Photograph: iStock

With successive lockdowns pushing more people towards online shopping, delivery companies are dealing with volumes that have doubled in a year, and so(...)

The supplier has announced that its residential electricity prices will climb by 8.6 per cent while its gas prices will jump by 5.7 per cent from April 5th. Photograph: iStock

Electricity and gas provider Energia is to increase its prices from early next month in a move which will see the annual bills of many customers climb(...)

Australia’s Ambassador to Ireland, Gary Gray is pictured  at the raising of the aboriginal flag at the Australian embassy on on St Stephens Green in Dublin on Friday. Photograph: Justin MacInnis/Mac Innes Photography

The Australian embassy on Dublin’s St Stephen Green has made history by being among the first diplomatic outpost of that country to permanently fly th(...)

Three online sushi takeaway services were found to be operating from the bedroom of a suburban house in Santry, Co Dublin. File photograph: PA Wire

The number of illegal food businesses operating out of private homes and other locations more than doubled last year, according to Ireland’s food safe(...)

Dunnes Stores did not respond to queries. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Dunnes Stores has been accused of “blatantly flouting” Covid-19 guidelines by ramping up a click-and-collect service prohibited under Level 5 lockdow(...)

Former RTE journalist Mike Burns at Glenties, Co Donegal in 2012. File photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

President Michael D Higgins and Taoiseach Micheál Martin have led the tributes to former RTÉ journalist Mike Burns who has died aged 84. Mr Higgins n(...)

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