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Saturday 30 September 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# national treasure

Last year
Michelangelo sketch sold at auction for €23 million
There are fewer than ten drawings by Michelangelo which exist in private hands.
All time
Quiz: How well do you know these Brendan Gleeson films?
He’s one of Ireland’s best known actors. Test your knowledge of what he’s been in with this quiz.
Ireland should 'give back its looted and stolen treasures'
“Ireland is uniquely positioned to redress the imperialist legacy of Britain.”
'The youth teams seemed a bit of a shambles - I wanted to give it the respect it deserved'
In the final part of our Boys of Summer series, Brian Kerr looks back on before, during and after Malaysia twenty years ago.
16 times Marian Keyes was the best thing on Twitter
And the soundest.
The cast of Gogglebox Ireland had so many good lines about Francis Brennan last night
“These boys are going to savage her.”
Marian Keyes was on Desert Island Discs today and it was a perfect hour of radio
Keyes spoke about her career, struggles with depression and played a HAPE of bangers.
A statue of Terry Wogan is coming to Limerick city centre
The Wogan statue is set to be erected on lower Thomas Street in the city.
19 reasons Dublin's Wax Museum is a weird national treasure
Surreal, creepy… and brilliant.
8 reasons Marian Keyes is a proven national treasure
NOBODY say “chick lit”.
15 tweets that sum up Ireland’s relationship with Michael Guineys
On the rummage.
8 times Saoirse Ronan proved she was a national treasure
Please be our friend, Saoirse <3
29 of Ireland's greatest national treasures
Icons. The lot of them.
A 1795 time capsule placed by one of the US Founding Fathers will be opened tonight
The capsule from Samuel Adams is believed to contain old coins and documents.
There is a good reason Bosco is back...
… and he needs your help.
A revolutionary era ship from the 1770s was found buried underneath the World Trade Center
Archaeologists say it was built from same wood used to build Philadelphia’s Independence Hall.
You have to see Nic Cage's bizarre talk show entrance from the 90s
It’s breathtaking.
1,000-year-old looted Celtic treasure discovered in British Museum storeroom
The brooch is believed to have been taken by Vikings over 1,000 years ago.
Illegal treasure-hunters targeted by metal detector guidelines
Metal detector users are being warned by Government that they may not be aware their actions are illegal.
'A national treasure' - Taoiseach pays tribute to Maeve Binchy
The Taoiseach has paid tribute to the beloved Irish author who passed away last night.
Meet the only TD in Ireland who claims NO expenses
Labour TD Eamonn Maloney says he’s not “crusading” but refuses to claim expenses as a matter of principle.