Chrissie Russell

Chrissie Russell

Ireland’s top 20 family cycles

Ireland’s top 20 family cycles

Saddle up, pop on your helmet and make sure the chain’s well oiled as Chrissie Russell presents a guide to the best routes in Ireland

Cork 2017: Regatta’s buoyant future

Cork 2017: Regatta’s buoyant future

The Cork-based outdoor clothing company will create 100 jobs, open new stores and launch Regatta.ie as part of a major expansion plan, writes Chrissie Russell

Cork 2017: Build it and they’ll come

Cork 2017: Build it and they’ll come

One Albert Quay and The Capitol are two of Cork’s property success stories and the interest in commercial space in the city is brisk , writes Chrissie Russell

Cork 2017: Building on a growing market

Cork 2017: Building on a growing market

Cork is finally seeing a increasing number of new houses and sites coming to market, writes Chrissie Russell

A shore thing: Ireland's surfing festival

A shore thing: Ireland's surfing festival

Irish festivals are growing up, leaving the deathburgers and dodgy portaloos behind – and this trend is epitomised by Shore Shots, a cultured yet edgy event which takes place in Sligo later this month

Garden Special: Dens of tranquility

Garden Special: Dens of tranquility

More and more women are heading outdoors to create a ‘she shed’ - a haven of peace, creativity (and wine sometimes) that is just feet away from the back door, writes Chrissie Russell

Garden Special: The pick of the bunch

Garden Special: The pick of the bunch

Green-fingered experts agree to share with Chrissie Russell where to find the most beautiful meadows, the best planting and the most exotic hidden gems

Pulp Friction: Aileen Cox

Pulp Friction: Aileen Cox

The mother who is revolutionising how we feed our kids

Travel Special: Taking a holiday at sea

Travel Special: Taking a holiday at sea

As cruises become cool again, there have never been so many options. We list seven of the most interesting trips for adventurous travellers