Cold comfort – sea swimming to clear your head
Amii McKeever
Three Dublin sea swimmers explained to Amii McKeever why they swim in the cold waters of Rush North Beach, what brought them together and what keeps them going “not every day but most days".
21 July 2021 Craft
Hairy days in Tullow Men’s Shed
Through people he works with, David Lanigan got involved in Tullow Men’s Shed. He decided to give back through a Movember fundraiser.
12 May 2021 Features
Volunteering strengthens rural communities
It’s National Volunteering Week – a chance to recognise the vital work of volunteers throughout Ireland. The team at Irish Country Living speaks with volunteer groups from each of our four provinces
"Rev It Up" fundraiser for the Irish Kidney Association
Bree Vintage Club are holding a "Rev it Up" fundraiser for the Irish Kidney Association
16 October 2020
Getting back gigging
The disappointment of Leanne and Sean Rowlette is palpable when we talk about the cancellation of Ploughing. For this young singer, those days in September are a chance to shine. Amii McKeever writes
9 September 2020 Features
Listen: helping our healthcare heroes
Across the country people are making and donating PPE to support our healthcare heroes during COVID-19, and others are getting ready for when it’s over. Mairead Lavery and Anne O’Donoghue report
22 April 2020 Features
Brianna's light shines on
Brianna Lynch's family are raising awareness for epilepsy in children in conjunction with the North Tipperary Hunt
12 February 2020 News
Men's Shed: committed to giving back
The LBS Men's Shed raised just over €13,000 for SADS with its open trad night fundraiser.
12 February 2020 Craft
Maureen Forrest: There’s always hope
Maureen Forrest’s passion for humanitarian work was sparked by a talk at school. Now the charity she founded makes a tangible difference to street children in Kolkata, writes Anne O’Donoghue
8 January 2020 Features
Shed of the Week: Round Tower Men’s Shed
This week Niall Hurson profiles the Round Tower Men’s Shed in Co Mayo
3 July 2019 Features
Heard through the grapevine
Michael Commins has all the country showbiz news to keep you up to date.
15 May 2019 Country Sound
Living Life: this week's top five events
Living Life: David Wilson shares his top five events for the week ahead
1 May 2019 Living Life