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Meet Ireland's First Wedding “Doula”

Your big day should be among the happiest days of your life, but too often the stresses attached to the big event can take over, writes Kirsty Blake Knox. Step in wedding doula, Anne Gill..

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Medieval Dublin: Small, Smelly, Busy & Holy

In his new book Peadar Slattery details social life in Medieval Dublin from 1450 to 1540.....

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'Hugely significant’ Finds of Rare French Artifacts Found During Excavations in Co Meath

They now believe the site to have been the home of a 13th Century medieval monastic farm associated with the French Cistercian foundation of De Bello Becco (Beaubec)

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The Missing: Bill Ends 7 Year Wait for Presumption of Death

Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan's Bill passed to allow families of missing persons presumed dead will no longer have to wait seven years to deal with their estates.....

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Long Gone Occupations Revealed in Irish Deaths Records from 1878 Available Free Online

Death certificates from 1878 to 1968 are now accessible for free on Irish Genealogy and these old records reveal some long gone occupations...

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Ireland Has Longest List of People You Cannot Marry Amongst EU Countries. Why?

Read Kathryn O’Sullivan’s opinion piece on why current historical restrictions on people you cannot marry in Ireland needs to be changed....

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David Norris On 40 Years of Saving North Great George’s Street

This Georgian Street was in the doldrums in 1979 until a preservation society was formed.....

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What Is Ireland's Divorce Referendum About?

It's over two decades since divorce was legalised in Ireland, and voters will go to the polls again in the coming months to vote on reducing the four-year wait for divorce to two years....

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Don't Panic! Don't Panic About Your Irish Passport Application!

If you live in the UK and are applying for an Irish passport for the first time, there's no need to panic as the Brexit drama rolls on...

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A Marriage Certificate: A Key to Finding Irish Birth Records

Marriage Certificates can be a valuable tool for people seeking out details on Irish relatives. Read more here....

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