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You can’t keep a Goodman down

You can’t keep a Goodman down

Reviewed this week Better Call Saul Netflix; Marco Polo Netflix; Ireland’s Great War BBC One; Wolf Hall BBC Two; After Care: The Story Of Ireland’s Care Leavers RTE One; The Restaurant TV3

Off Message

Off Message

What have parents learned from Myleene Klass’s attempts to bring reason to the debacle surrounding children’s parties? That speaking up gets you into trouble with the school principal.

Designs  on  A creative  nation

Designs on A creative nation

Under-investment in Ireland’s craft and design industry has left it struggling. Now a new strategy hopes to change all that.

Firstperson: PJ Gallagher

Firstperson: PJ Gallagher

PJ Gallagher:comedian, 39, Dublin

Ski watch: Off-piste skiers are warned over avalanches

Ski watch: Off-piste skiers are warned over avalanches

Backcountry or off-piste skiing has become a major growth area in the ski industry. More and more skiers want to venture off-piste, but often don’t have the knowledge to do so safely.

Get out there!

Get out there!

Home or abroad, there are plenty of ways to get active this spring

Come on in, the water’s freezing

Come on in, the water’s freezing

Forget the tropics, for a real snorkelling adventure head to the Silfra Fissure in Iceland – where crystal clear visibility and glacial waters will leave you breathless. Yvonne Gordon dons a dry suit

Gîte with the programme

Gîte with the programme

Every year, Martha Kearns and her husband discuss holidaying somewhere other than France. And every year, they find they can’t stay away

Heart and home

Heart and home

Forget the flowers this Valentine’s: instead, turn your home into a haven for lovers

Bite size

Bite size

New breed of chefs ready to represent Ireland

Fruit of the loam

Fruit of the loam

I love the sight of the early rhubarb. For me it signifies the beginning of the flow of warm-weather fruits and vegetables that we have all been longing for through the winter. Rhubarb is actually a vegetable, even though it is often referred to as a

Pint of view

Pint of view

Metalman Pale Ale

The latest Northern light

The latest Northern light

Eipic

3 wines to try, buy and put by

3 wines to try, buy and put by

TO TRY

The Australian assault

The Australian assault

The Lucky Country has launched a new wine authority which plans to use the country’s unique terroirs, and the wines they produce, to woo fine-wine consumers worldwide