Conchúr is a research editor based in Fiontar & Scoil na Gaeilge, Dublin City University, and works primarily on the Dú project to digitize the National Folklore Collection, University College Dublin.

Ireland has at least 3,000 wells that are, or were at least up until recently, looked upon as holy or

In Cork, on May morning before sunrise, a person went out and brought back a branch of hazel, holly and

St Patrick’s Day, 17th March, is a key fixture in the Irish calendar, and indeed in many other places throughout