Take a look inside the March issue of Irish Country Magazine

The brand new issue of Irish Country Magazine is on sale now, packed full of inspiring women, thought-provoking topics, ideas in fashion, beauty and interiors, and more!

Our March issue is finally here! With amazing real life stories, lots of travel, beauty and food inspiration, and much much more, we can't wait for you to get your hands on this one. Here are five reasons to pick up the issue:

1. Maura Derrane

We went to Cork for our stunning photo shoot with Maura, who talked to us about the success of Today With Maura and Dáithí, being married to a politican and the future of her career. Take a look behind the scenes of the shoot here.

2. Spring is in

Catherine Condell styles the looks of the season in a beautiful shoot photographed by Barry McCall, and Ruth O'Connor introduces us to the shapes and styles to wear now.

3. Fascinating features

Vicky Phelan talks through her rollercoaster year and her vision for the future healthcare of patients with cancer; Maria Moynihan looks into the silent struggle of women experiencing vaginismus, and Mairead Lavery meets Mayo woman Margaret Leahy to hear her story of heartbreak and hope.

4. Feast your eyes

Keeva Tyrrell and Philip Doyle visit the Hazel Mountain Chocolate factory in the Burren to learn more about their delicious creations, and recreate delicious Indian recipes at home with delishes dishes created by Sunil Ghai of Pickle.

5. Community spirit

Ruth O'Connor meets the makers keeping the 200-year-old Carrickmacross Lace tradition alive, and Róisín Healy speaks to members of Mother Tongues, an organisation helping parents through the challenge of raising their children bilingual in Ireland.

Take a look behind the scenes of our beautiful cover shoot with Maura Derrane here.

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