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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Saoirse Ronan and Ed Sheeran launch Galway Girl Video
May04

Saoirse Ronan and Ed Sheeran launch Galway Girl Video

Saoirse Ronan just featured in Ed Sheeran’s Galway Girl vid. Galway look amazing: She played the fiddle in an Irish band But she fell in love with an English man Kissed her on the neck and then I took her by the hand Said baby I just want to dance I met her on Grafton street right outside of the bar She shared a cigarette with me while her brother played the guitar She asked me what does it mean the Gaelic ink on your arm? Said...

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Flavours from the Island of Ireland
Apr24

Flavours from the Island of Ireland

Flavours from the Island of Ireland: Tourism Ireland’s latest video invites foodies everywhere to discover Ireland’s culinary delights. Called “Flavours from the Island of Ireland”, the short film provides a glimpse of the superb food scene here. From farm to fork, and from port to place, the message for ‘foodies’ and potential visitors around the world is that we’ve got incredible produce that inspires creative and delicious dishes...

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Erin Walton to visit Ireland
Mar11

Erin Walton to visit Ireland

Erin Walton to visit Ireland The sensitive middle daughter from the iconic TV Series, The Waltons is to visit her ancestral home in the late Spring. Mary McDonough, who for a decade portrayed Erin Walton in the TV Series, has Irish roots in Golden in Tipperary, Limerick, and in Dublin. She plans to explore her roots during her week long stay. Following her success as an actor Mary went on to be a successful author and producer, and...

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Dublin Airport wins global airport quality award.
Mar06

Dublin Airport wins global airport quality award.

Dublin Airport wins global airport quality award. It was joint first for customer service in Western Europe alongside Malta, Porto & Zurich airports Dublin Airport has won a major international award for the quality of the customer experience that it provides to its passengers. Dublin was the third best airport in Europe for customer service last year in a tie with Malta, Porto, and Zurich airports. Sochi and Moscow Sheremetyevo...

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Christmas in Ireland
Dec20

Christmas in Ireland

Lights, markets, family and friends. Here’s why we love Christmas in Ireland. A very happy Christmas to everyone around the world.

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Someone’s adopted a Christmas Tree in Glendalough
Dec20

Someone’s adopted a Christmas Tree in Glendalough

Spotted by lughnasadh on Reddit, someone decided to randomly dress up a tree for Christmas on the military road to...

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