Category: Arts & Culture

Nature on our doorsteps: Finding a balance with slugs

Nature on our doorsteps: Finding a balance with slugs

Arts & Culture

Most people see slugs as pests.  They devour seedlings, flowers, soft fruits, and they eat tender growing tips of plants, causing them ...

How Vulpynes Came To Be: Duo who create Riot Grrrl-indebted Punk Rock

How Vulpynes Came To Be: Duo who create Riot Grrrl-indebted Punk Rock

Arts & Culture

A formidable duo called Vulpynes, who create riot grrrl-indebted punk rock, recently supported American rock band Electric Six at their Dublin and ...

Dancing With Hannah: Aslan’s Billy looking on the bright side of life

Dancing With Hannah: Aslan’s Billy looking on the bright side of life

Arts & Culture

A professional dancer from Tallaght made her debut on RTÉ’s ‘Dancing with the Stars’ on Sunday evening, when she danced alongside Aslan’s ...

Laochra Gael: Michael Darragh MaCauley features in TG4 show

Laochra Gael: Michael Darragh MaCauley features in TG4 show

Arts & Culture

The definitive GAA sports series Laochra Gael returns to TG4 for another series with Ballyboden St Enda’s and former Dublin football star ...

Nature on our doorsteps: Flowering in winter

Nature on our doorsteps: Flowering in winter

Arts & Culture

Not too many plants flower in winter. Day-light levels and temperatures are usually too low, and wind conditions are often too harsh ...

Tinseltown are back !

Tinseltown are back !

Arts & Culture

Children from a local stage school wowed the audience at their first performance in over 18 months just before Christmas, and they’re ...

Centauri: Sci-Fi movie needs help to complete mission

Centauri: Sci-Fi movie needs help to complete mission

Arts & Culture

Two astronauts are sent into the cosmos to retrieve data after their satellites crash land on a planet called Centauri where they ...

Dancing With The Stars:  Karen and John perform with their dance partners

Dancing With The Stars: Karen and John perform with their dance partners

Arts & Culture

Two local professional dancers gave their first performances in the new series of RTÉ’s ‘Dancing with the Stars’ on Sunday evening. Now ...

Food with JP passion: Spiced Salmon

Food with JP passion: Spiced Salmon

Arts & Culture

It’s hard to believe that Christmas has come and gone and we are all at the start of yet another New Year. ...

Nature on our doorsteps: Does anything eat Holly leaves?

Nature on our doorsteps: Does anything eat Holly leaves?

Arts & Culture

Most grazing animals tend to avoid Holly’s tough prickly leaves, particularly when there is plenty of other food available. Leaves towards the ...