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From TheJournal.ie No plans for the bank holiday? Here are the best events lined up this weekend Weekend Guide

No plans for the bank holiday? Here are the best events lined up this weekend

A quick round-up of the long weekend’s best days out.

From TheJournal.ie Goodbye to the Dublin that 'was about bars with neon lights and s**t music' Homebeat

Goodbye to the Dublin that 'was about bars with neon lights and s**t music'

A festival called Another Love Story takes place in a stately manor in Co Meath – and its founder talked to us about what makes it different.

From TheJournal.ie Looking for a weekend plan? Here's what you don't want to miss Weekend Guide

Looking for a weekend plan? Here's what you don't want to miss

A round-up of the best events happening around the country this weekend.

From TheJournal.ie Stuck for things to do this weekend? Here's what's going on around the country Weekend Guide

Stuck for things to do this weekend? Here's what's going on around the country

A quick round-up of weekend events taking place across Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie A giant balloon is dangling 10 enormous boobs over Galway Breast Is Best
From TheJournal.ie Looking for a good day out? Here's what's happening around Ireland this weekend Weekend Guide

Looking for a good day out? Here's what's happening around Ireland this weekend

A quick round-up of weekend events taking place across Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie This Irish festival is quickly shedding its 'best-kept secret' status On The Up

This Irish festival is quickly shedding its 'best-kept secret' status

It’s been going for 15 years.

From TheJournal.ie Looking for a weekend plan? Here's what's happening around the country Weekend Guide

Looking for a weekend plan? Here's what's happening around the country

These are just some of the big events on this weekend.

From TheJournal.ie No plans for the weekend yet? Here are some of the best things to do around Ireland County-by-county Guide

No plans for the weekend yet? Here are some of the best things to do around Ireland

These are just some of the big events happening around the country.

From TheJournal.ie Christie's formally withdraws Russborough paintings from auction Staying Put

Christie's formally withdraws Russborough paintings from auction

… but there’s an October deadline to come up with other philanthropic alternatives to keep the paintings is Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Stuck for a weekend plan? Here are some of the best things to do around Ireland Weekend Guide

Stuck for a weekend plan? Here are some of the best things to do around Ireland

A quick round-up of events happening around the country.

From TheJournal.ie My favourite female characters are warm, wilful and – above all – flawed Opinion

My favourite female characters are warm, wilful and – above all – flawed

The push for strong female characters literature is great, but let’s remember that ‘strong’ doesn’t mean ‘perfect’.

James Blunt pens scathing response to MP who called him 'posh'

Blunt called the MP a “classist gimp”.

From TheJournal.ie Animal rights groups welcome cut in funding for animal circuses Big Tops

Animal rights groups welcome cut in funding for animal circuses

Which is €15,000 less than last year.

From TheJournal.ie "We're fighting for it": Artists transform derelict building - now they're in danger of losing it Cork City

"We're fighting for it": Artists transform derelict building - now they're in danger of losing it

NAMA own the location, and it is now on the market.

From TheJournal.ie It's been Ireland's City of Culture, now Limerick is bidding to be Europe's Tourism

It's been Ireland's City of Culture, now Limerick is bidding to be Europe's

They are not the only Irish city interested though…

From TheJournal.ie Will we be welcoming more celebrities to Ireland next year? Irish Film

Will we be welcoming more celebrities to Ireland next year?

More films? More film stars?

From TheJournal.ie Video: 'At the time, there were few plays that expressed what I was thinking' Theatre

Video: 'At the time, there were few plays that expressed what I was thinking'

Steve Berkoff is recognisable to many as Victor Maitland from Beverly Hills Cop, or Colonel Podovsky in Rambo – but there’s much more to this writer and actor.

From TheJournal.ie Gaeltacht Minister shows Irish classes are paying off with 'as gaeilge' radio performance Smugairle Roin

Gaeltacht Minister shows Irish classes are paying off with 'as gaeilge' radio performance

Minister of State Joe McHugh showed that his intensive summer language courses had paid off in an interview on Raidio na Gaeltachta.

From TheJournal.ie 'Great sadness' as Waterford's Red Kettle Theatre Company closes Arts Funding

'Great sadness' as Waterford's Red Kettle Theatre Company closes

There will be several job losses as a result of the closure.

From TheJournal.ie Heather Humphreys battles pirates to bring Culture Night news to the masses Ahoy Matey

Heather Humphreys battles pirates to bring Culture Night news to the masses

The national event will take place on Friday 19 September.

From TheJournal.ie New Gaeltacht minister: No, I haven't started Irish lessons yet Cúpla Focail

New Gaeltacht minister: No, I haven't started Irish lessons yet

Heather Humphreys, the senior minister at the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, has admitted her command of the language isn’t the best.

From TheJournal.ie NCAD's decision not to replace a furnace 'tells a bigger story about arts funding' Glassblowing

NCAD's decision not to replace a furnace 'tells a bigger story about arts funding'

The college has not had capital investment in four years.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Never waste the lessons of a good recession – capitalise on creative vision Arts And Business

Column: Never waste the lessons of a good recession – capitalise on creative vision

Communities and economies thrive on creative thought and vision – our dancers, writers, thinkers, performers, artists create so much return on the small investments made in them.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí still carrying out "extensive investigations" over killing of white-tailed eagle Rare Bird

Gardaí still carrying out "extensive investigations" over killing of white-tailed eagle

A post-mortem carried out on the male eagle confirmed it had been hit with around 50 shotgun pellets.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Cinema's enduring fascination with mental disorders can be a force for good Mental Health In Film

Column: Cinema's enduring fascination with mental disorders can be a force for good

Negative and inaccurate depictions of those living with mental health problems has led to misunderstanding and fear, but there is hope on the horizon.

From TheJournal.ie Video column: The priest – a tribute Fr Peter McVerry Dublin

Video column: The priest – a tribute Fr Peter McVerry

As part of a series of interviews with Dubliners, journalist Eoin Lynch and photographer Deirdre Brennan paint a picture of the characters of the capital.

From TheJournal.ie New Censorship Board being put together...solely to deal with Alan Shatter's 'Laura' X Rated

New Censorship Board being put together...solely to deal with Alan Shatter's 'Laura'

The board have not met since June 2008 and its future is being considered by the Government.

From TheJournal.ie 3,000 people sign petition to save Moore Street's Paris Bakery Demolition

3,000 people sign petition to save Moore Street's Paris Bakery

A room on the premises that has been boarded up for years is being inspected today to see if there are elements relating to the 1916 Rising present.

From TheJournal.ie Exchange Dublin 'suspended' because of anti-social behaviour says Temple Bar Cultural Trust Frank Exchange

Exchange Dublin 'suspended' because of anti-social behaviour says Temple Bar Cultural Trust

An upsurge in anti-social behaviour, including a ‘serious assault’ led to the all-ages space being removed from their Temple Bar home, it has been said.

From TheJournal.ie ‘Thou shalt not laugh’: Bible play banned in Northern Ireland Holy Show

‘Thou shalt not laugh’: Bible play banned in Northern Ireland

A play that was dubbed ‘blasphemous’ has been pulled from a council-run theatre.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Irish art and culture is being failed by lazy, inept leadership Opinion

Column: Irish art and culture is being failed by lazy, inept leadership

Our Arts minister is unable to represent his department with any real knowledge, and is therefore failing to exploit what could be a multi-billion euro industry, writes Eoin Lynch.

From TheJournal.ie These amazing rare photos of Limerick, Clare and Kerry are to go on display Limerick City Of Culture

These amazing rare photos of Limerick, Clare and Kerry are to go on display

A German-born professional photographer captured Limerick from 1910 until the 60s and his work is going on display.

From TheJournal.ie Technology saving major works in National Gallery Preserve Us This post contains images

Technology saving major works in National Gallery

Priceless art collection preserved for future through latest conservation methods.

From TheJournal.ie Former artistic director of Limerick National City of Culture backs new appointment Limerick City Of Culture

Former artistic director of Limerick National City of Culture backs new appointment

Karl Wallace has said that Mike Fitzpatrick’s appointment will ensure that “arts and culture are once more front and centre”.

From TheJournal.ie Deenihan: 'Limerick City of Culture should move forward in a calm and measured way' Limerick City Of Culture

Deenihan: 'Limerick City of Culture should move forward in a calm and measured way'

The Minister for Arts said he met with board members and local art groups.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Limerick City of Culture must not be allowed to fail Opinion

Column: Limerick City of Culture must not be allowed to fail

The City of Culture is a very important and valuable project for Limerick – and it can still be a success. But there are considerable issues and concerns to be addressed first, writes Sandra McLellan TD.

From TheJournal.ie First Fortnight: "We can't just make people talk about mental health issues" First Fortnight

First Fortnight: "We can't just make people talk about mental health issues"

First Fortnight is an arts festival that wants to encourage us to think and talk about mental health. Here’s how.

From TheJournal.ie The Week in Photos: Breaking through Top Pics This post contains images

The Week in Photos: Breaking through

Pushing out, gathering speed, breaking out.

From TheJournal.ie This man is turning fog horns, sirens and a cherry picker into performance art Ignite

This man is turning fog horns, sirens and a cherry picker into performance art

Jez Colborne is the winner of one of the Arts & Disability Ireland’s lucrative commissions.