Kate Hickey is the Editorial Director at Irish Studio, overseeing IrishCentral, Ireland of the Welcomes and British Heritage Travel magazines.
She joined IrishCentral as Editor in 2010 while living in New York. In 2015 she returned to her hometown of Dublin, expanding IrishCentral's base into Ireland. She now works from the Irish Studio Dublin office.
In 2010 Kate moved to New York having worked in various online and print publications such as The Irish Independent, The Irish Times, and New York Arts among others. Kate has also worked as a Spokesperson for the Irish Lobby for Immigration Reform and as a European Tour Manager for Education First.
Pancake Tuesday is over it's time for 40 days of Lent but what's this Catholic tradition all about and is it still observed in modern Ireland?
Over a 50-year career, Irish actor David Kelly became a national treasure through his iconic roles in "Strumpet City" and "Waking Ned Devine."
Irish man Thomas Blood made an attempt to steal the British crown jewels in 1671.
Mary Raftery, the Irish journalist behind "States of Fear" and "Behind the Walls," is remembered today on the anniversary of her death.
Seventeen-year-old Irish girl was the first over 12 million who sailed past the Statue of Liberty and arrived in New York City.
If you listen to the lyrics of U2's "New Year's Day," you'll hear it was one of their earliest political messages.
Are leprechauns and ancient myths behind these roads where cars roll uphill? Or is it just plain old boring science?
As sunlight hits the back of this Neolithic passage tomb every year it's as though our ancestors of 5,000 years ago are reaching out to us.