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Dublin: 6 °C Sunday 21 January, 2018

Friday 19 January, 2018

From The Daily Edge 'I hope that she had a sense of how loved she was' RIP

'I hope that she had a sense of how loved she was'

What the death of Dolores O’Riordan can teach us about telling people how we feel.

Wednesday 17 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 4 events for... live comedy fans (or anyone wanting to cheer up their January) Are You Having A Laugh

4 events for... live comedy fans (or anyone wanting to cheer up their January)

Whether you’re into sketch or stand-up, we’ve got you covered.

From TheJournal.ie 'The colours are always changing': Meet the artist making a palette from Ireland's landscape Colours Of Ireland

'The colours are always changing': Meet the artist making a palette from Ireland's landscape

We spoke to Paula Barrett, the artist behind Turf Projects.

From TheJournal.ie 'If someone comes in at 10pm, we can get them a box of nails': Borris' legendary pub and hardware shop Story Of My Pub

'If someone comes in at 10pm, we can get them a box of nails': Borris' legendary pub and hardware shop

We talk to Michael O’Shea of O’Shea’s in Borris, Co Carlow.

From TheJournal.ie Double Take: The plaque commemorating Raymond Chandler's unlikely connection to Waterford Double Take

Double Take: The plaque commemorating Raymond Chandler's unlikely connection to Waterford

One of the leading crime writers of the twentieth century has roots in Waterford.

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From TheJournal.ie 25 of the best bars in Ireland... according to people who work in bars Night Owls

25 of the best bars in Ireland... according to people who work in bars

We asked some night owls for their recommendations on where to go out in Dublin, Cork and Galway.

Friday 12 January, 2018

From The Daily Edge The lack of lead actress nominees at the IFTAs perfectly demonstrates why we need more Irish films starring women Girls On Film

The lack of lead actress nominees at the IFTAs perfectly demonstrates why we need more Irish films starring women

‘Just imagine a year in which he had five actresses with meaty roles competing for an IFTA. It needn’t be a pipe dream, you know.’

Wednesday 10 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 4 events for... music lovers seeking something a little different Events Guide

4 events for... music lovers seeking something a little different

From trad sessions to new Irish music.

From TheJournal.ie 17 of the most beautiful photos of winter skies around Ireland Snapshot

17 of the most beautiful photos of winter skies around Ireland

To remind you that January isn’t all bad.

From TheJournal.ie 'People come in to see their dads on the wall': The eccentric beauty of O'Lochlainn's in Ballyvaughan Story Of My Pub
From TheJournal.ie Double Take: The little-known Dublin plaque to an unsung hero of the Famine Double Take

Double Take: The little-known Dublin plaque to an unsung hero of the Famine

Ever heard of Pawel Edmund Strzelecki?

From TheJournal.ie A secret tour of Irish street art... from a graffiti artist's perspective Street Spirit

A secret tour of Irish street art... from a graffiti artist's perspective

We asked art collective Subset for the names – and pieces – to look out for on the Irish street art scene.

Sunday 7 January, 2018

From The Daily Edge Will Saoirse win? Can we expect Trump jokes? A preview of this year's Golden Globes Golden Globes

Saturday 6 January, 2018

'The Heart of Darts' with an elusive world title in her sights once again at Lakeside

Deta Hedman has been leading the way in women’s darts for years.

Wednesday 3 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie This Instagram account collects gorgeous photos of Dublin's most beautiful doorways Shut The Front Door

This Instagram account collects gorgeous photos of Dublin's most beautiful doorways

Inspired by a similar account in New York, Eleanor Costello is the curator behind @DoorsOfDublin.

From TheJournal.ie 'It’s kind of like when you go to Tuscany and you get a nice Chianti': The Gravediggers on their €4.60 pints of Guinness The Story Of My Pub
From TheJournal.ie Double Take: The story of the hoax 'Fr Pat Noise' plaque on O'Connell Bridge Fr Pat Noise

Double Take: The story of the hoax 'Fr Pat Noise' plaque on O'Connell Bridge

How pranksters erected a plaque on O’Connell Bridge and got one over on Dublin City Council.

From TheJournal.ie An insider's tour of Dublin in 6 much-maligned modern buildings One Man's Trash

An insider's tour of Dublin in 6 much-maligned modern buildings

We asked two architects to share their thoughts on Dublin’s notable buildings that are often overlooked.

From TheJournal.ie 4 events for... culture vultures looking to do January with a difference Culture Vultures

4 events for... culture vultures looking to do January with a difference

Great arts events coming up around the country.

Monday 1 January, 2018

From Cats to Crimson: how one young Kilkenny athlete made the high jump to the Ivy League

How Donagh Mahon went from from St. Kiernan’s College to Harvard.

Friday 29 December, 2017

From The Daily Edge Stop giving famous men credit for changing their own children's nappies Nappy Duty

Stop giving famous men credit for changing their own children's nappies

“Isn’t he very good?” Sure but he’s just doing what mothers do all the damn time.

Thursday 28 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'Every time you see these shootings, it’s a physical pain in your heart and your stomach' Mass Shooting

'Every time you see these shootings, it’s a physical pain in your heart and your stomach'

Amy O’Connor talks to the sister of Kathy Kendrick, one of 16 victims of a Christmas massacre in Arkansas 30 years ago.

From The Daily Edge A plea to Irish media: stop giving airtime to devil's advocates and trolls Devils Advocate

A plea to Irish media: stop giving airtime to devil's advocates and trolls

A plea for fewer shouty debates in 2018.

Wednesday 27 December, 2017

From The Daily Edge 50 Irish women who absolutely killed it in 2017 Who Run The World

50 Irish women who absolutely killed it in 2017

(Might be slightly more than 50.)

Friday 22 December, 2017

From The Daily Edge Why Piers Morgan's obsession with Emily Ratajkowski is just plain old sexist Give It A Rest

Why Piers Morgan's obsession with Emily Ratajkowski is just plain old sexist

“It’s creepy and paternalistic to tell a woman what she can and can’t wear, and it’s cynical to use photos of her to try undermine her feminism.”

Thursday 21 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 4 events for... doing New Year's Eve with a difference Auld Lang Syne

4 events for... doing New Year's Eve with a difference

Don’t know how you’re ringing in 2018? You could do worse than any of these…

From TheJournal.ie 11 striking photos of beautiful old-style shopfronts around Ireland Snapshot

11 striking photos of beautiful old-style shopfronts around Ireland

Trevor Finnegan is a graphic designer on a mission: to highlight the beauty of traditional Irish shopfronts.

From TheJournal.ie 'Some people think it's trendspotting. It is in its b*****ks': How beloved Dublin boozer MVP came to be Culture Magazine

'Some people think it's trendspotting. It is in its b*****ks': How beloved Dublin boozer MVP came to be

The dog-friendly pub that specialises in cocktails and spuds.

From TheJournal.ie Double Take: The facts behind *that* unmissable tiger mural in Waterford Easy Tiger
From TheJournal.ie 'We're more intimate': How small Irish cinemas are fighting back against blockbuster screens Going To The Pictures

'We're more intimate': How small Irish cinemas are fighting back against blockbuster screens

Running an independent cinema is tough – but there is a new appetite for a more personal touch.

Tuesday 19 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 4 events foodies should check out this Christmas Foodies

4 events foodies should check out this Christmas

Love food? In Ireland over Christmas? Look no further.

From TheJournal.ie 'It's a little museum full of wonders': The magic of Levis' Corner House in Ballydehob Story Of My Pub

'It's a little museum full of wonders': The magic of Levis' Corner House in Ballydehob

And how the landlady once told Kevin Costner he’d never make it as an actor.

From TheJournal.ie 16 photos that sum up Irish nightlife before Christmas... as captured by Instagram users Just The One
From TheJournal.ie Double Take: Have you seen these 'Headache Well' signs in north Tipperary? Headache Well

Double Take: Have you seen these 'Headache Well' signs in north Tipperary?

Here’s why they’re there. (And why we could all do with one.)

From TheJournal.ie 'Amazon's an off-licence, and we're your local pub': How Ireland's independent bookshops staged a surprise comeback Books Glorious Books

'Amazon's an off-licence, and we're your local pub': How Ireland's independent bookshops staged a surprise comeback

We meet the people running great indie bookshops in the age of the Kindle.

Sunday 17 December, 2017

From The Daily Edge Here's what happened when I asked every TD in Ireland if they liked Love Actually Love Actually

Here's what happened when I asked every TD in Ireland if they liked Love Actually

Leo Varadkar’s a fan, but are his colleagues? We found out.

Friday 15 December, 2017

From The Daily Edge In a year of horror, let's hear it for these 13 celebrities who used their power for good in 2017 Random Acts Of Kindness

Tuesday 12 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 4 events for... anyone who still hasn't finished their Christmas shopping Sponsored By Schweppes

4 events for... anyone who still hasn't finished their Christmas shopping

From markets to pop-ups, there’s something for every Christmas shopper.

From TheJournal.ie 21 sparkling photos of the best Christmas light displays all over Ireland Snapshot

21 sparkling photos of the best Christmas light displays all over Ireland

All of the most dazzling, twinkling lights around the country.

From TheJournal.ie 'Like stepping into the 1900s': Morrissey's in Abbeyleix is a glorious time capsule The Story Of My Pub

'Like stepping into the 1900s': Morrissey's in Abbeyleix is a glorious time capsule

Like all good pubs, it started out as a grocery shop and shebeen.

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