Book of Condolences for Irish Broadcast Legend Terry Wogan.
Jan30

Book of Condolences for Irish Broadcast Legend Terry Wogan.

Books of Condolences will be opened from tomorrow morning in Limerick, the native city of the late Terry Wogan. Limerick City and County Council has confirmed that members of the public will be able to express their condolences from 10am tomorrow with separate books being opened at the Council buildings in Dooradoyle and in Merchants Quay. An online Book of Condolences also will be hosted on www.limerick.ie Councillor Liam Galvin,...

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FourWinds All Set for Templebar!
Jan27

FourWinds All Set for Templebar!

FourWinds All Set for Templebar: Well, we’re in the middle of Tradfest Templebar  lasting all this weekend! Friday, one of the most eagerly anticipated new artists concert is all set and all the go at the Old Storehouse in Templebar, Crown Alley at 11:20 p.m. The FourWinds are hot, hot, hot and here is a vid showing you why! A great weekend in store! Our journos are there and we’ll be giving you all the news! Visit the...

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The New York Times Has Named Dublin as One of the Best Places to Visit in 2016
Jan27

The New York Times Has Named Dublin as One of the Best Places to Visit in 2016

The New York Times has named Dublin as one of the best places to visit in 2016. The capital city hits the list of top destinations alongside cultural hotspots Mexico City and Malta, paradise islands St Helena and Coral Bay, St John and foodie wonderlands including Thessaloniki, Greece and Cesme, Turkey. Dublin made the list due to the series of events planned to commemorate the centenary of the 1916 Easter Rising. To see the New York...

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Irish Dance Side Step Dance
Jan27

Irish Dance Side Step Dance

via: Side Step Dance This powerful and modern performance style – fuses Irish dancing with contemporary street moves. This new crowd-pleasing style, powerful with heart stopping hard shoe rhythms and full of magnificent energy, ensures an amazing response from the audience Slide Step are professional Irish dancers – fusing dance forms in a spectacle of cutting edge choreography, lights and sound. This troupe of dancers...

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Temple Bar Tradfest 2016 star, Michelle Mulcahy concert all set!
Jan25

Temple Bar Tradfest 2016 star, Michelle Mulcahy concert all set!

Temple Bar Tradfest 2016 star, Michelle Mulcahy concert all set!: County Limerick harp master, Michelle Mulcahy is in concert at this year’s big Tradfest Templebar. It all kicks off this week. She is playing at City Hall at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 28th. LiveIreland will be covering it, reviewing it and offering insights you can only get here, as we share the ground with this Tradfest—we both are from Dublin, live!! Here’s...

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1916 Commemoration Coins Back In Stock
Jan25

1916 Commemoration Coins Back In Stock

Back in stock our new 1916 commemoration coins are now available in the liveIreland shop. Along with our best selling EIRE 1916 coin, we’ve added a new metal GPO gold and silver layered coin depicting the names of the rebels who lost their lives as a result of the insurrection.  The coins are great value and would make an idea gift for anyone who loves Ireland or the history behind the founding of the modern Irish State. Get...

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New look and positive outlook for Clare Tourism in 2016
Jan25

New look and positive outlook for Clare Tourism in 2016

New look and positive outlook for Clare Tourism in 2016: Clare Tourism launched its new brand, Visit Clare, and details of a new website for tourism in the county at its annual networking evening in Treacy’s West County Hotel last night (Thursday, 21 January 2016). More than 300 tourism representatives gathered at the free business-to-business event which provided tourism providers with the opportunity to showcase their respective...

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TradFest Temple Bar 2016
Jan19

TradFest Temple Bar 2016

TradFest Temple Bar 2016 takes place in Dublin from the 27th – 31st of January. Free events include family concerts on Saturday the 30th and Sunday 31st at City Hall from midday until 5pm and Live at the Hub Showcases on the 28th and 29th at The Old Storehouse, Crown Alley, Temple Bar. Amongst other up and coming musicians, Live at the Hub features liveireland 2016 music award winners. Liveireland best New Group, Connla play on...

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Sean Tyrrell Still Tops
Jan18

Sean Tyrrell Still Tops

Connemara’s Sean Tyrrell is one of our most requested singers on LiveIreland, and with good reason. He burst onto the Irish music scene many years ago with one of the music’s favorite songs of all time, Mattie. Here he is performing the beautiful song, Time You Old Gypsy Man. This really gives us a chance to hear how perfectly his voice blends with the instruments, and weaves in and out of them during the song. Sean is a...

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London 1916 Photo Exhibition Launch
Jan18

London 1916 Photo Exhibition Launch

Easter Rising 1916 is an exhibition drawn from Sean Sexton’s photographic collection and curated by Luke Dodd. This exhibition investigates the significant role played by photography in informing the national consciousness that led to Irish independence, using the 1916 rebellion as a central focal point. It features approximately eighty rarely seen photographs and ephemera, including souvenir postcards, albums, stereoscopic...

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