Here’s a special series worth booking in for now. The Heart of Summer, presented by Olivia O’Leary will see some of Ireland’s most compelling poets, novelists and musicians – including Vona Groarke and Mary Costello – perform and recite in three historic Irish houses: Emo Court, Co Laois (Saturday July 7), Glebe House, Donegal (July 11) and Derrynane House, Co Kerry (July 14), all ably compered by the veteran broadcaster. See for further info....

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