Horse Sense

We’re Known world over for our brilliant horses. Ciaran McGowan explains why in first of a series on great Irish love affair with horses.

Night Lights and Twilights

  Kevin Gilmor is an award winning professional photographer from Dromahair, Co. Leitrim. These photographs are a seletion of sunset, night and sunrise scenes he has taken over last few years in...

Park Light

  A humbling and exhilarating experience. That’s how landscape photographer Norman McCloskey describes his three year project to capture spectacular beauty of Killarney National Park. Thes...

Irish Music – Irish Ways CD

It’s a typical October day, writes our music correspondent Lucy Earley. The mountain behind me has disappeared under dark clouds, and there’s a wind whipping up out there with that kind of misty rain...

Irish Names

By Donal Casey  “Well, it’s like Donald but without d” – “Oh, OK – nice to meet you Onald!” – or: “Donal? Just Donal? Are you sure there’s no d at end?” Anyone with an Irish name that is not well-kno...