Category: Lifestyle

Antiques dealer finds letters from Kitty Kiernan in old cigar box

Antiques dealer finds letters from Kitty Kiernan in old cigar box

An Irish antiques collector has discovered key historical artefacts linked to Michael Collins and Kitty Kiernan in an old cigar box he purchased online. Cliffy Kelly runs an antique shop in Churchill, Co Donegal. He purchased the cigar box on an online auction and was unware of its contents. (more…)

Ed Sheeran reveals why he might quit the music business

Superstar Ed Sheeran has revealed that he could soon quit the music business after revealing the circumstances that could lead to him having ‘zero ambition’ to continue. The Galway Girl star said that when the time comes for starting a family with his fiancé, music will fall down his list of priorities. (more…)

Irish Quit Smoking advert is a big hit around the world

Irish Quit Smoking advert is a big hit around the world

An Irish video advert that encourages people to give up smoking has been so successful that it has been taken to New York to spread the message. The minute-long film features various people lip-syncing the all-time classic Gloria Gaynor song ‘I Will Survive’. (more…)

Luxury villa in Dublin is put on the market - take a video tour

Take a video tour of a luxury Dublin villa

A luxury villa in the affluent district of Killiney, Dublin has gone on the market and it looks a great place to rest your head – if you have €1,695,000 to spare. The villa was built in the 1970s but has been extended in the last decade and measures 453 sq m/4,876 sq ft. (more…)

Passenger reveals why he escaped plane by climbing onto wing

Passenger reveals why he escaped plane by climbing onto wing

The passenger who tried to exit his Ryanair flight by climbing out of the emergency exit onto the wing of the plane has revealed why he did it. The shocking behaviour took place earlier this week as the flight was first delayed from taking off at London Stansted and then passengers had to wait before…

D'Showdown - Mrs Brown and Queen in TV ratings battle

Mrs Brown’s Boys loved at Christmas in UK

Mrs Brown’s Boys won the TV ratings battle over Christmas in the UK as it was the most-watched programme over the festive period. The Brendan O’Carroll character has long been a favourite with the British public, and it proved the case once again as viewers tuned in to watch the antics on Christmas Day. (more…)

Teenage Irish pianist has a Gift from God

Teenage Irish pianist has ‘a Gift from God’

An Irish teenager has been told he has a ‘Gift from God’ by one of the judges after he won an international piano competition. Stan O’Beirne, 14, was named the winner of the prestigious Grand Prix prize after he stunned the judges with his flawless performance. (more…)

Irish toddler spots ‘Santa’ relaxing in a Donegal restaurant

Irish toddler spots ‘Santa’ relaxing in a Donegal restaurant

Christmas is surely the most exciting time of the year for children as they often can’t sleep as the anticipation of a visit from Santa builds up. One Irish toddler got more than she bargained for when she went for a meal at a Donegal restaurant with her family - Father Christmas walked through the…

Ireland's happiest moments of 2017

Ireland’s happiest moments of 2017

As another year draws to a close it is nice to take a moment to reflect on what has gone before and take a look back at some of the happier moments. That is exactly what gift card company One4all have done as they conducted a survey asking people in Ireland what made them happy…

Irish girl's Christmas wish comes true as big sister comes home

Irish girl’s Christmas wish comes true as big sister comes home

A young Irish girl had her Christmas wish come true when her big sister flew home from Australia to celebrate the festive period with her family. Ellen King Keane, 12, from Dublin wrote her letter to Santa asking if he could make it possible for big sister Leah Louise to come home for the holidays.…

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