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Dublin: 15 °C Wednesday 19 September, 2018

Friday 14 September, 2018

'It's time we let Serena Williams just be Serena Williams, imperfect and complex as she may be'

Why are we so quick to vilify certain athletes over others?

Wednesday 12 September, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'It put another string to my bow': How one of Ireland's best-known trad musicians came to own a pub in Westport Story Of My Pub

'It put another string to my bow': How one of Ireland's best-known trad musicians came to own a pub in Westport

Matt Molloy’s name is synonymous with The Chieftains, Planxty, and a beloved Mayo bar.

From TheJournal.ie 'Calling it a sardine can is generous': 3 tiny Irish restaurants serving up big, big flavours Tight Squeeze

'Calling it a sardine can is generous': 3 tiny Irish restaurants serving up big, big flavours

You’ll need a reservation – or a whole lot of luck.

Wednesday 5 September, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Singing along without inhibitions': How pop-up choirs became cool (by making people happy) Choir Blimey
From TheJournal.ie 'It's kept the street alive in tough times': How Tom Barry's became a local institution in Cork Story Of My Pub

'It's kept the street alive in tough times': How Tom Barry's became a local institution in Cork

From a tiny two-room pub to an icon of Cork nightlife.

Friday 31 August, 2018

Wednesday 29 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Jesuit schools, bookshops and even a rubbish dump: 4 Dublin theatres in unlikely locations Break A Leg

Jesuit schools, bookshops and even a rubbish dump: 4 Dublin theatres in unlikely locations

‘When we dug the place up we found oyster shells and Norman crockery.’

From TheJournal.ie 'We never knew it'd be such a big deal': How O'Connell's in Meath ended up in an iconic Christmas ad Story Of My Pub

Friday 24 August, 2018

A comprehensive look back at Crystal Swing and what they've been up to for the last eight years

Ahead of Derek’s papal blessing this weekend.

Wednesday 22 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'We have the old bits and pieces exactly as they were': Bringing a 107-year-old Cavan pub back to life Story Of My Pub

'We have the old bits and pieces exactly as they were': Bringing a 107-year-old Cavan pub back to life

The restoration of Gartlan’s was painstaking work for Sheila and Padraic Smith, but it was worth every minute.

From TheJournal.ie 'People realise what it should taste like': How bread's bad rep is fading - and the Irish bakeries leading the way BREAKING BREAD

Friday 17 August, 2018

Wednesday 15 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Snug life: How Ireland fell in love with the pub snug (and 5 of the experts' favourites) Snug Life Chose Me

Snug life: How Ireland fell in love with the pub snug (and 5 of the experts' favourites)

What is it about snugs that captures our imagination? We talked to the people who really know.

From TheJournal.ie 'There's no sign above the door that says pub': The legendary Tipp house that hosts a once-a-week session Story Of My Pub

'There's no sign above the door that says pub': The legendary Tipp house that hosts a once-a-week session

Jim of the Mills opens every Thursday, for a session that has become famous.

Friday 10 August, 2018

How Serena Williams is helping end the absolute scam that is women's razors

“The shaving industry is dominated by male brands which have traditionally overcharged and underserved women.”

Wednesday 8 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'You could be sitting beside a biker or a priest': How the Spirit Store makes for a special brew Story Of My Pub

'You could be sitting beside a biker or a priest': How the Spirit Store makes for a special brew

The Dundalk institution, still going strong after two decades.

From TheJournal.ie Unsung Galway: A guide to the city in 7 underappreciated buildings City Of Tribes

Unsung Galway: A guide to the city in 7 underappreciated buildings

From towers to gargoyles.

Wednesday 1 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'It's a proper Dublin institution': How Fallon's in Dublin 8 has survived for 400 years Story Of My Pub

'It's a proper Dublin institution': How Fallon's in Dublin 8 has survived for 400 years

The magic of the place that absolutely nobody calls ‘The Capstan Bar’.

From TheJournal.ie 'I think I came out of the womb with a bag of chips': The people behind Ireland's old-school chippers Salt And Vinegar Please

'I think I came out of the womb with a bag of chips': The people behind Ireland's old-school chippers

From Jackie Lennox’s in Cork to the Monte Carlo in Monaghan.

Friday 27 July, 2018

Help, I am allergic to Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds' social media banter

A little tip, guys: less is more.

Wednesday 25 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'The music soothes the brain': An Spailpin Fánach and the art of the impromptu session Story Of My Pub
From TheJournal.ie How burritos and doughnuts took over Dublin - and what you'll be eating next Donut @ Me

How burritos and doughnuts took over Dublin - and what you'll be eating next

As Aungier Danger announces the end of the road, what’s next for the capital’s food scene?

Wednesday 18 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Probably the most viewed Irish pub in the world': How O'Connor's in Salthill shot to unexpected stardom Story Of My Pub

'Probably the most viewed Irish pub in the world': How O'Connor's in Salthill shot to unexpected stardom

It’s been called O’Connor’s Famous Pub for years – but now it has 375 million views on YouTube.

From TheJournal.ie 'It was literally a dump': The stories behind 3 of Ireland's unlikeliest music venues Live In Concert

'It was literally a dump': The stories behind 3 of Ireland's unlikeliest music venues

A quarry, a church, and a barbershop? Yep, some of the best places to catch live music around the country.

Friday 13 July, 2018

Wednesday 11 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'A country pub in the city': How the Royal Oak in Kilmainham became a pub for everyone Story Of My Pub

'A country pub in the city': How the Royal Oak in Kilmainham became a pub for everyone

Dee Costello on how the ‘pub you might find up a mountain’ has changed down the years.

From TheJournal.ie 9 unusual Irish movie locations you may not be aware of Lights Camera Action

9 unusual Irish movie locations you may not be aware of

We all know about Star Wars, but the Skelligs aren’t the only show in town. Here are some of the unsung spots of Irish moviemaking.

Wednesday 4 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Roger Moore popped in for a few drinks': Why French's pub in Gorey is a true original Story Of My Pub

'Roger Moore popped in for a few drinks': Why French's pub in Gorey is a true original

A Wexford institution, the pub has been in the French family since 1890.

From TheJournal.ie Secret recipes, live lobsters, and 20-hour days: A day in the life of a festival food truck Festival Food

Friday 29 June, 2018

Wednesday 27 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'When I started people would shout slurs': Inside the drag scene on Ireland's west coast Sashay Away

'When I started people would shout slurs': Inside the drag scene on Ireland's west coast

Drag in Ireland used to be a Dublin-only thing. Not any more.

From TheJournal.ie 'Come for the view, stay for the craic': The mountain magic of the Blue Light pub Story Of My Pub

'Come for the view, stay for the craic': The mountain magic of the Blue Light pub

The Barnacullia landmark that’s a local to people from all over Dublin.

Friday 22 June, 2018

Why Flyefit's 'Love Handle Island' ad campaign is so toxic and harmful

Escape Love Handle Island? We’ll stay right here thanks.

Wednesday 20 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'It's a real meeting house': Why Dubliners still flock to The Lord Edward for a pint Story Of My Pub

'It's a real meeting house': Why Dubliners still flock to The Lord Edward for a pint

The Christchurch pub has been going strong for over a century.

From TheJournal.ie Chicken fillet roll delivery and brunch to your door: The Irish cafés changing up your Sunday morning Ding Dong

Chicken fillet roll delivery and brunch to your door: The Irish cafés changing up your Sunday morning

Too tired to leave the house? Let your Sunday come to you.

Wednesday 13 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'We're just beginning to pick up on the gin thing now': Finding a new era at The Old Thatch Culture Magazine

'We're just beginning to pick up on the gin thing now': Finding a new era at The Old Thatch

It’s Ireland’s oldest thatched pub, but The Thatch in Killeagh is starting to cater to a modern crowd.

From TheJournal.ie 'It's disruptive, but in a good way': Meet the Irish families whose homes double as festival venues Open Door Policy

'It's disruptive, but in a good way': Meet the Irish families whose homes double as festival venues

“A month later, you’d hardly know anyone had been here, except for the odd cable tie.”

Friday 8 June, 2018

'Few celebrity chefs would eat whirly burgers in Roma II, but Anthony Bourdain did and that's what made him so magic' RIP

Wednesday 6 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'We took over a careworn building': How L Mulligan Grocer made an unknown pub famous Story Of My Pub

'We took over a careworn building': How L Mulligan Grocer made an unknown pub famous

Seaneen Sullivan, co-owner of the Stoneybatter landmark, on a whirlwind eight years.

From TheJournal.ie Off-duty dinners: 7 top Irish chefs share the meals they cook when nobody's watching Off The Clock

Off-duty dinners: 7 top Irish chefs share the meals they cook when nobody's watching

At the end of a long night in the kitchen… what’s for dinner?

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