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From TheJournal.ie A nation holds its breath: Tony O'Shea's remarkable Italia 90 photos Culture Magazine

A nation holds its breath: Tony O'Shea's remarkable Italia 90 photos

An estimated 500,000 people turned out for the Jackie’s Army homecoming.

From TheJournal.ie Sean's Bar in Athlone is Ireland's oldest pub - and a bona fide tourist attraction Sean's Bar

Sean's Bar in Athlone is Ireland's oldest pub - and a bona fide tourist attraction

The pub dates back to 900 AD, thanks to an enterprising young man named Luain.

From TheJournal.ie Double Take: The technicolour rock at the centre of the Waterford-Kilkenny rivalry Double Take

Double Take: The technicolour rock at the centre of the Waterford-Kilkenny rivalry

Mount Misery’s rockface is blue and white one day, black and amber the next.

From TheJournal.ie 24 new venues for your next night out... according to Ireland's best DJs Going Out Out

24 new venues for your next night out... according to Ireland's best DJs

The club nights, gig venues and dancefloors where Ireland’s music lovers head for a bop.

From TheJournal.ie 4 events for... shape-throwing lovers of dance Find Your Rhythm

4 events for... shape-throwing lovers of dance

See a tutu-free Swan Lake set in the midlands or referee a dance battle in Tallaght.

Is it time to accept that Justin Timberlake is just a bit... past it?

His new album is bloated and messy. Is he past his prime?

From TheJournal.ie 16 of the cosiest photos of pub snugs around Ireland SNUG LIFE
From TheJournal.ie 'We have everything from bikers and mods to God knows everything' - The enduring popularity of Downes' in Waterford Up The Deise

'We have everything from bikers and mods to God knows everything' - The enduring popularity of Downes' in Waterford

The pub that has everything from its own whiskey to a squash court out the back.

From TheJournal.ie The deadly Where's Me Jumper? tribute outside Bishop Lucey Park in Cork Double Take
From TheJournal.ie 'People have trouble finding us': 4 Irish foodie destinations in distinctly unlikely places Off The Beaten Track

'People have trouble finding us': 4 Irish foodie destinations in distinctly unlikely places

From the food truck up the side of a fjord, to the kitchens of an old Georgian house.

From TheJournal.ie 4 events for... market lovers in search of a bargain In The Market

4 events for... market lovers in search of a bargain

Farmers markets, flea markets and more.

From TheJournal.ie 'Barristers, baristas and block layers': The people who paint Dublin's striking traffic light boxes Out Of The Box

'Barristers, baristas and block layers': The people who paint Dublin's striking traffic light boxes

“Dublin is a very beautiful city, but sometimes the city can do with a helping hand.”

From TheJournal.ie Nancy's is the Donegal pub that's like stepping into your granny's good room Story Of My Pub

Nancy's is the Donegal pub that's like stepping into your granny's good room

Step into Nancy’s and make yourself at home.

From TheJournal.ie Double Take: The estate in Coolock named after the 1969 moon landing Double Take

Double Take: The estate in Coolock named after the 1969 moon landing

Ever heard of Armstrong Walk?

From TheJournal.ie Members only: Behind the door of Dublin's exclusive drinking and dining clubs You're Not On The List

Members only: Behind the door of Dublin's exclusive drinking and dining clubs

We look at how the private members’ clubs of the capital are faring in 2018.

From TheJournal.ie 4 events for... anyone looking for an art injection Picture This

4 events for... anyone looking for an art injection

Irish art fans are spoiled for choice this week.

'I hope that she had a sense of how loved she was' RIP

'I hope that she had a sense of how loved she was'

What the death of Dolores O’Riordan can teach us about telling people how we feel.

From TheJournal.ie 4 events for... live comedy fans (or anyone wanting to cheer up their January) Are You Having A Laugh

4 events for... live comedy fans (or anyone wanting to cheer up their January)

Whether you’re into sketch or stand-up, we’ve got you covered.

From TheJournal.ie 'The colours are always changing': Meet the artist making a palette from Ireland's landscape Colours Of Ireland

'The colours are always changing': Meet the artist making a palette from Ireland's landscape

We spoke to Paula Barrett, the artist behind Turf Projects.

From TheJournal.ie 'If someone comes in at 10pm, we can get them a box of nails': Borris' legendary pub and hardware shop Story Of My Pub

'If someone comes in at 10pm, we can get them a box of nails': Borris' legendary pub and hardware shop

We talk to Michael O’Shea of O’Shea’s in Borris, Co Carlow.

From TheJournal.ie Double Take: The plaque commemorating Raymond Chandler's unlikely connection to Waterford Double Take

Double Take: The plaque commemorating Raymond Chandler's unlikely connection to Waterford

One of the leading crime writers of the twentieth century has roots in Waterford.

From TheJournal.ie 25 of the best bars in Ireland... according to people who work in bars Night Owls

25 of the best bars in Ireland... according to people who work in bars

We asked some night owls for their recommendations on where to go out in Dublin, Cork and Galway.

The lack of lead actress nominees at the IFTAs perfectly demonstrates why we need more Irish films starring women

‘Just imagine a year in which he had five actresses with meaty roles competing for an IFTA. It needn’t be a pipe dream, you know.’

From TheJournal.ie 4 events for... music lovers seeking something a little different Events Guide

4 events for... music lovers seeking something a little different

From trad sessions to new Irish music.

From TheJournal.ie 17 of the most beautiful photos of winter skies around Ireland Snapshot

17 of the most beautiful photos of winter skies around Ireland

To remind you that January isn’t all bad.

From TheJournal.ie 'People come in to see their dads on the wall': The eccentric beauty of O'Lochlainn's in Ballyvaughan Story Of My Pub
From TheJournal.ie Double Take: The little-known Dublin plaque to an unsung hero of the Famine Double Take

Double Take: The little-known Dublin plaque to an unsung hero of the Famine

Ever heard of Pawel Edmund Strzelecki?

From TheJournal.ie A secret tour of Irish street art... from a graffiti artist's perspective Street Spirit

A secret tour of Irish street art... from a graffiti artist's perspective

We asked art collective Subset for the names – and pieces – to look out for on the Irish street art scene.

From The42 'The Heart of Darts' with an elusive world title in her sights once again at Lakeside The Dark Destroyer

'The Heart of Darts' with an elusive world title in her sights once again at Lakeside

Deta Hedman has been leading the way in women’s darts for years.

From TheJournal.ie This Instagram account collects gorgeous photos of Dublin's most beautiful doorways Shut The Front Door

This Instagram account collects gorgeous photos of Dublin's most beautiful doorways

Inspired by a similar account in New York, Eleanor Costello is the curator behind @DoorsOfDublin.

From TheJournal.ie 'It’s kind of like when you go to Tuscany and you get a nice Chianti': The Gravediggers on their €4.60 pints of Guinness The Story Of My Pub
From TheJournal.ie Double Take: The story of the hoax 'Fr Pat Noise' plaque on O'Connell Bridge Fr Pat Noise

Double Take: The story of the hoax 'Fr Pat Noise' plaque on O'Connell Bridge

How pranksters erected a plaque on O’Connell Bridge and got one over on Dublin City Council.

From TheJournal.ie An insider's tour of Dublin in 6 much-maligned modern buildings One Man's Trash

An insider's tour of Dublin in 6 much-maligned modern buildings

We asked two architects to share their thoughts on Dublin’s notable buildings that are often overlooked.

From TheJournal.ie 4 events for... culture vultures looking to do January with a difference Culture Vultures

4 events for... culture vultures looking to do January with a difference

Great arts events coming up around the country.

From The42 From Cats to Crimson: how one young Kilkenny athlete made the high jump to the Ivy League Hey Haahvard

From Cats to Crimson: how one young Kilkenny athlete made the high jump to the Ivy League

How Donagh Mahon went from from St. Kiernan’s College to Harvard.

Stop giving famous men credit for changing their own children's nappies

“Isn’t he very good?” Sure but he’s just doing what mothers do all the damn time.

From TheJournal.ie 'Every time you see these shootings, it’s a physical pain in your heart and your stomach' Mass Shooting

'Every time you see these shootings, it’s a physical pain in your heart and your stomach'

Amy O’Connor talks to the sister of Kathy Kendrick, one of 16 victims of a Christmas massacre in Arkansas 30 years ago.

A plea to Irish media: stop giving airtime to devil's advocates and trolls

A plea for fewer shouty debates in 2018.