Catherine Healy

Catherine Healy

Quirky styles for kids

Quirky styles for kids

Emma Lynch is providing well-made, aesthetically pleasing furniture and accessories for children, and she designs for adults too, writes Catherine Healy

The beautiful and the damned: Ireland's banned books

The beautiful and the damned: Ireland's banned books

The Catcher in the Rye went on to become prescribed Leaving Cert reading, but what became of the other books Ireland has banned over the years?

Graham Masterton: Sex and the crime writer

Graham Masterton: Sex and the crime writer

Masterton has covered an eclectic range of genres from horror to sex manuals; now it's the competitive world of Irish dancing

Previews This Week

Previews This Week

The best of TV, films and downloads

In full flight: behind the scenes at Ireland's Lir Academy

In full flight: behind the scenes at Ireland's Lir Academy

Director Loughlin Deegan says the academy is looking forward to a long run

Culture Counter

Culture Counter

Going Up Kitesurfing Obama the former president looked happier than ever this week as he took to ...

Scenic retreat in heart of Connemara

Scenic retreat in heart of Connemara

This four-bed with sea views is on the market for €495,000

Forget Rada: Lir Academy takes centre stage

Forget Rada: Lir Academy takes centre stage

Brexit fears bring EU drama students to Dublin

On the market

On the market

Catherine Healy rounds up the best homes currently on offer

Five-bed Kildare home offers tranquil living

Five-bed Kildare home offers tranquil living

With Donadea Forest Park on its doorstep, this property is perfect for an active family

On the market

On the market

Catherine Healy rounds up the best homes currently on offer

Portrait Of A Lady Politico

Portrait Of A Lady Politico

Politicians have long featured on magazine covers, but Theresa May’s decision to pose for US Vogue warrants special attention, writes Catherine Healy

Much male angst in tale of modern marital mores

Much male angst in tale of modern marital mores

FICTION: Adventures in Modern Marriage, By William Nicholson, Quercus, €18.60

On the market

On the market

Catherine Healy rounds up the best homes currently on offer

Drawing dreams with Laureate na nÓg PJ Lynch

Drawing dreams with Laureate na nÓg PJ Lynch

Lynch believes that now is a golden age for Irish talent in the realm of children’s books