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A woman runs for shelter as heavy rain falls near London Bridge, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday July 25, 2014. Photo credit should read: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire



Out-of-this-world answers to Ireland’s woes

IT’S that time of year again. The great and good of public life pack their buckets and spades and head off to the wilds of Donegal to muse over the road less travelled.


Windsor Castle best place to lay ghosts of the past

AS the final Cabinet meeting of the Dáil term fades into the rear view mirror and a fearful country wonders how it will do without their guiding hands during the well-deserved two-month holiday TDs voted themselves, it is time to look back over the highs and lows of an eventful session.

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The lash effectBy Zoe Clark

Food & Drink

Dublin: The Winding Stair Restaurant is worth the climbBy Tony Clayton Lea

Health & Life

Mirren salutes her Air Force fitness regimeBy Karen O’Shea

Home & Interiors

Tune your TV space into something specialBy Kya deLongchamps


Caught in Lake Garda’s magic spellBy Jayson Carcione

Arts, Books, Films & TV

Last Irish show for Pip and DanBy Ed Power


Water lilies make a splash