Redhead Convention 2016
Aug19

Redhead Convention 2016

The quaint seaside village of Crosshaven, Cork, will once again come alive for the annual Irish Redhead Convention! Now in its seventh year, the weekend-long ginger extravaganza will be filled with fun, freckles and frolics, taking place from 19-21 August 2016. Thousands of redheads near and far will flock to the usually-sleepy village for a festival of extraordinary uniqueness, which raises vital funds for the Irish Cancer Society....

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Rose of Tralee festival kicks off.
Aug18

Rose of Tralee festival kicks off.

AN Italian Chef, a reporter on the Nicky Byrne Show on RTÉ 2FM, a Garda and the son of the 1988 Boston Rose have made the cut to be Rose Escorts at the 2016 Rose of Tralee International Festival. Peter Capocci, Carl Mullan, Patrick Browne and James Johnston respectively, were among the 65 guys who will be the Rose Escorts to 65 Roses taking part in this year’s extended Festival from 17-23 August in Tralee. #regram from...

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Donegal dance with a view
Aug17

Donegal dance with a view

The girls at Colaiste Aoidh Mhic Bhricne in Teelin, Co Donegal give us a perfect skit with an amazing backdrop of Slieve League prompted by a visit of Taylor Scallon School of Irish Dance from...

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The Palace Bar in Dublin’s Temple Bar (Podcast)
Jul01

The Palace Bar in Dublin’s Temple Bar (Podcast)

Bertie Keogh, ex-barman at the Palace Bar in Temple Bar, tells us about the history of drinking in...

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4 Year Old Irish Dance Prodigy
Apr18

4 Year Old Irish Dance Prodigy

FOUR-YR-OLD Oscar just casually smashing Kilkenny Races @110!‪#‎FFVideoFeature‬ Video by Annie...

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House of the week: Thatch Cottage, Cooraclare.
Apr13

House of the week: Thatch Cottage, Cooraclare.

Who doesn’t dream of a nice thatched cottage in the Irish countryside. Fire crackling, warm cup of tea whilst watching the rolling hills from the windows. Here is your opportunity to purchase such a place. Conveniently located on the main road just outside Kilrush sits a 150+ year old quintessential stack stone cottage, coupled with an outbuilding and 0.5 acres of manicured garden. The postcard of Irish cottages! An American...

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Limerick hosts Pan Am workers reunion
Apr11

Limerick hosts Pan Am workers reunion

Stories and experiences of Pan American World Airways (Pan Am) and its unique relationship with Foynes are being shared in County Limerick where more than 350 former workers and associates of the airline have gathered. Organised by Foynes Flying Boat & Maritime Museum and supported by Fáilte Ireland and the Shannon Region Conference & Sports Bureau the event, which runs tomorrow (Tuesday, 12 April) through Friday, represents...

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Éigse Michael Hartnett launched in Newcastle West
Apr11

Éigse Michael Hartnett launched in Newcastle West

Éigse Michael Hartnett launched in Newcastle West Internationally acclaimed and award winning author Colum McCann will join Donal Ryan, Rita Ann Higgins and Mike Mac Domhnaill and a host of other established Irish writers, musicians and artists at Éigse Michael Hartnett 2016 taking place in Newcastle West, County Limerick, on Thursday April 14th to Saturday April 16th. Hundreds of literary enthusiasts from all over Ireland will...

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Clare and Kerry poets share Michael Hartnett Poetry Award
Apr04

Clare and Kerry poets share Michael Hartnett Poetry Award

Two of Ireland’s new generation of poets have been named joint winners of the Michael Hartnett Poetry Award 2016. The Award will be presented on the opening night of Éigse Michael Hartnett in Newcastle West, Co Limerick, on April 14, 2016 to John McAuliffe from Listowel, County Kerry for his collection ‘The Way In’ and to Doireann Ní Ghríofa from Kilnamona, Co Clare, for her collection ‘Clasp’. By Dhanley87 – Own work, CC BY-SA...

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Marc Redmond: Then and Now, Ghosts of 1916
Mar27

Marc Redmond: Then and Now, Ghosts of 1916

Marc Redmond: Then and Now, Ghosts of 1916 A selection of superimposed Photos by Dublin photographic artist Marc Redmond.              ...

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