Belgian Pro League side, Genk will bring a one-goal advantage back to Turner’s Cross next week for the second instalment of this engaging Europa League, third round qualifier after a narrow victory over a gallant Cork City in Flanders last night.
Fri, 29 Jul, 2016
RECENTLY issued as a paperback, having been first published in 2005 and short-listed for the Man Booker Prize, Sebastian Barry’s First World War novel is brilliant in its evocation of the killing fields in Flanders and the tragedy of the protagonist.
Sat, 23 Jul, 2016
Tue, 17 Nov, 2015
At this time of year many perennial plants have to solve a problem. They produce seeds but if they just drop them on the ground the young plants won’t flourish because of competition from their parents. They have evolved a variety of strategies to solve this problem.
Mon, 05 Oct, 2015
People agree on few things in linguistically divided Belgium, but an effort to get Belgian potato fries recognised as cultural heritage, putting them on a par with Peking opera and the Argentinian tango may get unequivocal support.
Sat, 06 Dec, 2014
Given the time that’s in it, perhaps the next time Enda Kenny jets off, cap in hand for his customary pat of approval from Angela Merkel, would it not be opportune to remind her, that over 60,000 Irish citizens were mercilessly slain in the killing fields of Flanders, the Somme, Ypres and the many other infamous locations at the hands of the German military in the two World Wars?
Thu, 21 Nov, 2013