Crosbie channels monks for beehive pods on Wexford coast

Crosbie channels monks for beehive pods on Wexford coast Harry Crosbie. Picture: Gerry MooneyArtist's impression of the pods It is one of Ireland's most isolated spots. A place George Bernard Shaw described as "incredible, impossible and...

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Manhattan Island deal provides historic compound interest lesson   Stock image Between 108th and 109th Street in East Harlem is the Peter Minuit playground. Every day after school, kids from the nearby primary school flow through the...

Irish Stock Exchange gives boost to Euronext

Irish Stock Exchange gives boost to Euronext Group costs increased due to acquisitions, including Euronext Dublin and FastMatch, as well as transaction costs, the company said. (stock picture) Paris-based Euronext, which took over the Irish Stock...

Ant-Man and the Wasp review: ‘a funny, charming and reasonably breezy addition to the...

Ant-Man and the Wasp review: 'a funny, charming and reasonably breezy addition to the Marvel movie-canon' 3 stars The Wasp and Ant-Man I know as much about how Ant-Man (the superhero) works as I do about how...

Land divide – The gap in land prices between the east and west of...

Land divide - The gap in land prices between the east and west of the country continues to widen The auction of this 101ac farm near Douglas on the outskirts of Cork city for €5.8m...

We’ll win regional broadband wars with fibre ‘cash cow’, says Siro boss

We'll win regional broadband wars with fibre 'cash cow', says Siro boss Amid rural broadband chaos, Siro is quietly expanding its €450m fibre network, writes Siro chief Sean Atkinson is happy with progress Sean Atkinson appears to...

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Obituary: Burton Richter Particle physicist who helped to transform the science of matter Quest: Burton Richter Burton Richter, who has died aged 87, shared the 1976 Nobel Prize with Sam Ting for their discovery of a subatomic...

Obituary: Bernard Hepton

Obituary: Bernard Hepton Actor and producer who was best-known for a string of acclaimed TV appearances in the 1970s and 1980s NATIONAL RECOGNITION: Bernard Hepton, as the German Kommandant in the classic TV series ‘Colditz’ Bernard Hepton,...

Meet ace Arklow dairy breeders Garry and John Hurley

Meet ace Arklow dairy breeders Garry and John Hurley   Garry Hurley with his Friesian herd. John Hurley traces the decisions which make his family famous back to an old man he met many years ago at...

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