The joiner from Athenry who became a master craftsman
Self-taught craftsman Daniel Gill showed his stunning fine furniture at the Enterprise Town in Athenry this May. “The pieces I want to make,” he says, “are copies of old antiques but given a contemporary twist...”
The Irishman who flew around the Taj Mahal
For Bank of Ireland Positive Ageing Week, read how Age Action training led ex-RAF pilot Bernard (94) to research his Masters on the 1913 Lockout online.
How Junk Kouture helps start careers
Luke McEvoy and Luke Norton have separately designed five Bank of Ireland Junk Kouture outfits but they are now on very different career paths.
The joy of saving money shopping
Karen knows how to shop. In fact, she's something of a shopping hotshot not in a reckless 'splash the cash' way but in an everyday discounts and savings way. Her Real Rewards come in handy.
Taste of Dublin: Mama Nagi
Mindi Keane, one of the winners of our Taste of Dublin competition and the owner and creative force behind Mama Nagi’s Indian chilli pastes, was born in Uganda and now lives in Knocklyon in Dublin.
The dance of romance
For ten years, Sara helped organise hundreds of wedding receptions. But when it came to her own wedding she and fiance Eoin wanted something different.
Mobile mortgage managers
When first-time buyers, Joe and Edel, were looking for a mortgage their local Bank of Ireland Mobile Mortgage Manager Ann Kindregan helped make the process a little easier by coming to meet them at their home on the weekend.
Saving for home improvements
GoalSaver winner Valerie Bergin-Carter and Niall Carter moved into their home with just the bare essentials hoping to finish decorating and furnish all the rooms later. But life didn’t go exactly to plan.