Get Your Daily Doses and Other Quirks From a One-of-a-Kind Perspective

Orlagh McCarron | Posted 23.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Orlagh McCarron

There was always a nail varnish flaunting its sheen by her kitchen sink or a lipstick in an elegant china sugar bowl sporting a little white lace and crochet cover with beads sewn into the edges. Nooks and crannies abounded with copious gems and wonders to fill the mind's eye, a walk through Marie's house revealed story after story and the mix-matched pictures depicted a life fully immersed.

What Kind of Week Has It Been? 17 January 2014

Paddy Duffy | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Politics
Paddy Duffy

As the old saying goes, "Oh what a tangled web we weave, when first we practice whatever the hell they do in France"

What Kind of Week Has It Been? 10 January 2014

Paddy Duffy | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK Politics
Paddy Duffy

2013 is now done with, like so many turkey carcasses, Roses tins and Christmas specials (unless they're on Dave, of course). So while the R&D department at Mattel feel the pressure of having only one more year before everyone wants a hoverboard, the rest of us have to contend with the kind of weather that have made these isles look like a Kevin Costner movie set...

Five Essentials Steps for Winter Surfing

Nicky Kelly | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK Sport
Nicky Kelly

Over the past number of years I have tended to surf more and more in the winter time. Most of my family and friends who don't surf think I am crazy, going out in such cold weather or big storms, why would I do such a thing when I can sit beside a nice fire with a cup of tea instead!

Homes Shaken By Earthquake In Ireland

PA | Posted 27.03.2012 | UK

People were woken up and their homes were shaken as they were hit by a minor earthquake. The rumblings were reported by people in towns and village...