Isabel Gleeson: A week in my wardrobe
Isabel Gleeson: A week in my wardrobe

Isabel Gleeson

A modest extension has created a feeling of light and spaciousness in this Balbriggan semi-d
A modest extension has created a feeling of light and spaciousness in this Balbriggan semi-d

Megan Burns

Inside the scam of the fake ‘Irish heiress’ still swindling people out of thousands of dollars
Inside the scam of the fake ‘Irish heiress’ still swindling people out of thousands of...

Sarah Finnan

Oversized collars to refresh your spring wardrobe
Oversized collars to refresh your spring wardrobe

Sarah Finnan

The best mismatched rainbow nails on Instagram for your next appointment
The best mismatched rainbow nails on Instagram for your next appointment

Holly O'Neill

Community Shoot: Meet the Business Club members
Community Shoot: Meet the Business Club members

Leonie Corcoran

This spacious five-bedroom Cork City home is on the market for €1.1million
This spacious five-bedroom Cork City home is on the market for €1.1million

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What to bake this weekend: Coffee and walnut pavlova with coffee-poached pears
What to bake this weekend: Coffee and walnut pavlova with coffee-poached pears

Graham Herterich

This Victorian redbrick in Ranelagh has been refreshed with pops of colour and bespoke storage
This Victorian redbrick in Ranelagh has been refreshed with pops of colour and bespoke storage

Megan Burns

11 cute and quirky wedding venues near Dublin
11 cute and quirky wedding venues near Dublin

Shayna Sappington

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August 15: Today’s top stories in 60 seconds


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15th Aug 2022
August 15: Today’s top stories in 60 seconds

Your speedy summary of today's must-read stories.

Thunderstorm warning

A nationwide Status Orange thunderstorm warning for Ireland is in place until 10am but continues until 4pm for Carlow, Kilkenny, Wexford, Wicklow and Munster.
RTÉ

Power cuts

Thousands are without power across the country after thunderstorms caused outages, with Limerick, Longford, Cavan, Wexford, Kilkenny and Galway the worst impacted. ESB Network expects power to be restored by 2:30pm this afternoon.
The Journal

Athlone assault

Two men have been charged with violent disorder and assault following the death of Paul Connolly in Athlone on a stag party on Saturday.
The Irish Times

Garda uniform

The new Garda uniform will come into operation today, with over 13,000 gardaí wearing polo shirts, two-tone soft shell and waterproof jackets and operational trousers.
Independent

National forecast

Scattered showers and thunderstorms will affect many areas this morning, becoming mainly confined to southern and eastern parts by afternoon, and becoming intense with the continued risk of flooding. Fresher and drier further north with just isolated showers and intermittent sunny spells. Highest temperatures will return closer to average, ranging from 15 to 17 degrees in the north and west, and between 18 and 23 degrees elsewhere. Light to moderate northerly winds will increase fresh to strong along Atlantic coasts.
Met Éireann