Monday, October 22, 2018
Meet ace Arklow dairy breeders Garry and John Hurley   Garry Hurley with his Friesian herd. John Hurley traces the decisions which make his family famous back to an old man he met many years ago at the RDS in Dublin, a...
Samantha McCaughren: Quintessential sets sights on new premium Irish gin Quintessential’s Shane Hoyne Quintessential is about to start hiring for its new €10m Dublin 8 distillery and visitor centre, which will promote two of its Irish whiskeys - The Liberties and...
Mike Brady: Our most successful farmers don't wallow but see opportunity in crisis   Agricultural consultant, Mike Brady.Milking parlour.Winston Churchill: never let a good crisis go to waste. The are many different types of people in the world today. In fact, we...

Millennial Diary

Millennial Diary Jennifer Aniston Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage Poor old Jen. The operative words being: 'poor' and 'old' and the overly familiar 'Jen'. Because everyone knows that Jennifer Aniston is aged, childless, and just cannot hold down a man. For shame!...
Ulster Bank will look at more sales of distressed home loans Interim chief executive Paul Stanley said bank will assess loan book. Ulster Bank will consider further distressed mortgage sales once it completes the disposal of 6,500 problem loans later this...
Manhattan Island deal provides historic compound interest lesson   Stock image Between 108th and 109th Street in East Harlem is the Peter Minuit playground. Every day after school, kids from the nearby primary school flow through the gates expending the last bit...
Four decades of keeping the shows on the road Michael Hughes has given stalwart service to the Irish agricultural shows scene Michael Hughes is bringing the curtain down on a lifetime's involvement with the Irish Shows Association For more than four decades,...
Crosbie channels monks for beehive pods on Wexford coast Harry Crosbie. Picture: Gerry MooneyArtist's impression of the pods It is one of Ireland's most isolated spots. A place George Bernard Shaw described as "incredible, impossible and mad". And, having recently exited...
Ant-Man and the Wasp review: 'a funny, charming and reasonably breezy addition to the Marvel movie-canon' 3 stars The Wasp and Ant-Man I know as much about how Ant-Man (the superhero) works as I do about how Ant-Man (the 2015 Marvel flick)...
Finns sleep in chilled supermarket aisles as Europe bakes in heatwave A Russian woman cools herself running through a fountain at a park in Moscow. Photo: AP Europe's heatwave gripped Spain and Portugal yesterday, as governments checked for forest fires, a...

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