Tips to keep your home safe while enjoying long sunny days
Caitríona Bolger
With the long sunny days and bright evenings, most people can be found outdoors, enjoying their gardens. Here are some tips to secure your home while you are outside, writes Caitríona Bolger.
31 May 2023 Features
Lakelands: on location with Padraig McGivney
Lakelands is a film that was shot on Padraig McGivney’s farm, near Granard in Co Longford. Here he tells Caitríona Bolger about the experience.
31 May 2023 Living Life
Bloom 2023: the National Dairy Council are embracing the elements
As the final touches are put to the show gardens, Caitríona Bolger paid a visit to the National Dairy Council’s show garden just in time for Bloom in the Park.
Some blooming good ideas for your summer garden
Woodie’s gardening expert Brian Burke takes a break from Bloom show garden preparations to share some tips for getting our own gardens summer ready, writes Caitríona Bolger.
26 May 2023 Gardening
Girl in the Tunnel: love and loss as a survivor of the Magdalene laundries
At twelve years of age, Maureen Sullivan was taken from her home in Carlow and sent to a Magdalene Laundry in New Ross, Co Wexford. She is now an advocate for other survivors. This is her story.
24 May 2023 Books
Living Life with Cork’s LGFA star, Erika O’Shea
With an All-Star to her name and in-demand for Cork ladies Gaelic football team and the North Melbourne Kangaroos in AFL, Macroom’s Erika O’Shea shares her rural favourites, writes Caitríona Bolger
24 May 2023 Living Life
Meet Anna Hearne: farming and painting in the sunny south east
Artist Anna Hearne is a beef and tillage farmer from Kilmacthomas, Co Waterford. Here, she discusses her latest exhibition with Caitríona Bolger
24 May 2023 Features
Country Sound: Margo inducted to the Hall of Fame
Michael Commins returns with summer festivals and hears from the attest inductee to the Irish Country Music Hall of Fame, Margo O’Donnell.
24 May 2023 Country Sound
Walking the Galty Vee valley in full bloom
A visit to the Galty Vee valley is a treat for the senses at any time of year, but these few weeks it is particularly impressive, writes Caitríona Bolger.
All Nations Sheep Shearing and Wool Handling Championships, Donegal
A site 500 metres from a white sandy beach in north Donegal will play host to the All Nations Shearing and Wool Handling Championships this summer.
17 May 2023 Living Life
The Erkina River from Source to Sea with G and Captain
River enthusiast, [Michael] G Phelan is a pedigree breeder of Irish Angus and Kerry hill sheep from Co Laois. He has just published a book. In conversation with Caitríona Bolger.
17 May 2023 Features
What’s on: Tipp treasure, Limerick larks and Vikings in Slane
Let’s take a look at what events are taking place around the country.
17 May 2023