A short memoir by Nick Stewart of his occasional journeys by sea to Belfast, Northern Ireland, during the height of ‘the Troubles’ in the early 1980s.Read More
Poems from Island, a new collection by Stephanie Conn.Read More
By the briny shores of Sheepshead Bay in County Donegal in Ireland, Declan McConnellogue is smoking salmon with peat to recreate the tastes of his childhood. Experience a taste of the Wild Atlantic Way in this video about The Haven Smokehouse.
What happens when you send a group of hip photographers to Ireland with a brief to capture what they see using only their smartphones? Head over to iGNANT for a visual feast of a trip, taking in Belfast, Dublin, Kerry and Cork.
A poem inspired by the history of Copeland Island in the north Irish sea.Read More
Marcel Krueger traces a path through the rugged hills and troubled histories of Rathlin Island, the northernmost point of Northern Ireland.Read More
Ireland and Orkney feature in rich and varied collection.Read More
The 1980s were difficult for many Dubliners. Two decades of growth came to an end, unemployment rocketed and swathes of the Irish capital's built heritage fell into disrepair. German photographer David Jazay arrived in the city in 1981 on a school exchange programme. It marked the beginning of an obsession that would see him return every year for the next decade.
The results are documented in his series 'Dublin Before the Tiger', an epic visual exploration of the places and people of the city.
Ryan Vance blends history and myth, poetry and prose, in his memories of Loch Erne, Northern Ireland.Read More
Jordan Ogg reviews Michael Pye's new book about the North Sea.Read More
The tiny Irish island of Skellig Michael recently played host to the cast and crew of the forthcoming Star Wars film, Episode VII.Read More
This week brought news of two very lucky cows, and one not-so-lucky monkey, all of whom had found themselves cast away.Read More
The financial crash of 2008, and the continuing economic crisis, has left many rural communities in Ireland struggling to cope with depopulation.Read More