Five things to do this week

Des O’Driscoll shares his suggestions for the week ahead

Five things to do this week

Des O’Driscoll shares his suggestions for the week ahead


The maestro is back with the best music show on TV. Irish act Snow Patrol and Detroit soul singer Bettye Lavette are among the first guests.

Tuesday, BBC Two, 10pm

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The guitarist from The Police is also a keen photographer, and some of his work is currently on display at the Boole, UCC


Finghin Collins includes a piece by Rachmaninov in his lunchtime performance.

Thursday, Crawford Art Gallery, Cork, 1.10pm

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Andrew Niccol previously gave us The Truman Show, and his latest film is a sci-fi tale following what happens when a detective meets a woman who has left to digital traces.

Sky Cinema and cinemas nationwide from Friday


The Sheffield band release their sixth album, Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino, in advance of a slew of live dates.

Available on Friday

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