Danu, Ten Thousand Miles
May20

Danu, Ten Thousand Miles

Master McGrath04:19 €0.99 2The Poor Mans Fortune/The Long Strand/Reel Gan Ainm03:39 €0.99 3The Connemara Hornpipe/The Leverette04:27 €0.99 4Ar Maidin Inné Dom04:52 €0.99 5She hasn’t the thing she thought she had / Denis Murphy’s/ Abbey’s Green Isle03:42 €0.99 6Ten Thousand Miles03:30 €0.99 7On troth and soul/The Gazetta/Teetotal Jig03:48 €0.99 8Fiach An Mhadra Rua03:14 €0.99 9Cutting A Slide/The Fiddle Cushion03:18...

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OPEN THE DOOR FOR THREE The Joyful Hour
Apr01

OPEN THE DOOR FOR THREE The Joyful Hour

Copperplate Consultants 68, Belleville Road, London SW11 6pp Tel/Fax 0207 585 0357 web site: www.copperplateconsultants.com Email copperplate68@gmail.com OPEN THE DOOR FOR THREE The Joyful Hour March 16th marks the release date for the third CD from top USA trad outfit Open the Door For Three, they took their name from a tune in The Goodman Collection) the CD is entitled The Joyful Hour. And joyful it is, featuring the talents of 3 of...

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Game of Thrones Star Liam Cunningham To Lead This Year’s St. Patrick’s Festival Parade
Mar09

Game of Thrones Star Liam Cunningham To Lead This Year’s St. Patrick’s Festival Parade

Dublin star of the stage and screen Liam Cunningham has been selected by St. Patrick’s Festival to lead this year’s Festival Parade which will wind its way through the streets of the capital from 12 noon on March 17th. The East Wall native was chosen in recognition of his outstanding contribution to Irish acting both at home and internationally. Liam Cunningham, one of Ireland’s most recognisable actors, is probably best known for his...

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Global Greening line-up for St Patrick’s Day 2018
Feb21

Global Greening line-up for St Patrick’s Day 2018

Tourism Ireland’s Global Greening 2018 sees the return of the Sydney Opera House and new additions like the San Mamés stadium in Bilbao and Chimo the Polar Bear in Canada 300+ stadiums, statues, museums and towers set to go green to celebrate our national day The fountains in London’s Trafalgar Square, Chimo the Polar Bear statue in Ontario and the San Mamés stadium in Bilbao – the home of Athletic Club Bilbao – will join Tourism...

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Check out  the Julie Fowlis Spotify playlist
Nov02

Check out the Julie Fowlis Spotify playlist

From Julie’s facebook: Today’s news – my back catalogue is now finally available Spotify I’ll be making some playlists in the weeks to come but to start with I have selected 90 minutes of my own music as an intro to who I am for those who don’t know my music. There may be a surprise or two in there for those tho think they do also…!...

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Highlighting Dublin – “a feast for the senses” – to millions of Britons
Nov02

Highlighting Dublin – “a feast for the senses” – to millions of Britons

Tourism Ireland campaign with The Daily Telegraph showcases Dublin An article in today’s Daily Telegraph is highlighting Dublin to British holidaymakers. The article is part of a Tourism Ireland campaign which has been running throughout 2017 – with a series of articles about the island of Ireland featuring in the Saturday travel section of The Daily Telegraph, which is read by 1.4 million people across Britain. The article which...

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In Ireland We Have Hay Tornadoes
Jul27

In Ireland We Have Hay Tornadoes

Apparently a regular occurrence in the Co Kildare countryside, Ireland experiences hay whirlwinds whereby stormy summer weather can fan up mini hay tornadoes creating a spectacular display. Here Michael Heffernan catches the phonenom no twitter: A whirlwind playing havoc with the hay pic.twitter.com/7HJFtqB4uR — Michael heffernan (@martique75) July 25,...

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Irish Music with a Twist at The Warwick Folk Festival
Jul14

Irish Music with a Twist at The Warwick Folk Festival

After their barnstorming set at Glastonbury last year, top Irish band Goitse (pronounced gwicha) they will be on stage on Saturday and Sunday next weekend at The Warwick Folk Festival. *Goitse Forged in the white-hot creative crucible of Limerick University’s Irish World Academy of Music and Dance, the quintet have graduated with a musical maturity worthy of the greatest. They hade made a name for themselves as one of the most sought...

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Ireland’s magnificent mansions and glorious gardens
Jul07

Ireland’s magnificent mansions and glorious gardens

Online film encourages viewers to come and follow in the footsteps of lords and ladies! Tourism Ireland has created a new online film showcasing some of our grand estates and glorious gardens, taking viewers on a tour of the island of Ireland’s more ‘glamorous’ side! Titled “Great Houses, Castles and Gardens of Ireland”, the video gives viewers a glimpse into some of the most beautiful properties and estates around the...

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Justin Bieber Plays Basketball in Bushy Park
Jun20

Justin Bieber Plays Basketball in Bushy Park

Due to play the RDS in Dublin, Bieber was spotted in my local park this evening. I’m no fan of his music but his basketball skills are tip top: Justin coming to visit me💓 @justinbieber A post shared by Ciara (@ciaraforster) on Jun 20, 2017 at 1:12pm...

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