Person: John Wayne
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A European arrest warrant is expected to be issued in the coming months for Ian Bailey following his conviction for the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier yesterday in Paris.
Sat, 01 Jun, 2019
It’s full steam ahead for the iconic railway station which featured in, with trains once again set to stop off at the remote landmark.
Tue, 27 Mar, 2018
IN a world where the idea of privacy is almost as quaint as a pony-and-trap jaunt from The Quiet Man, it may seem pointless to express concern over the announcement, yesterday, by Minister for Social Protection Regina Doherty, that a person must have a public services card if they want to use the services provided by her department.
Sat, 26 Aug, 2017
EVER since Queen Victoria, with her consort Albert, Prince Alfred, Princess Alice, and Princess Helena in tow, visited Killarney in 1861, tourism has been an important part of our economy, especially where alternatives are limited.
Sat, 12 Aug, 2017
We first saw John Connors in Love/Hate, but his gritty new crime thriller looks set to propel him into the big time, writes
Mon, 12 Jun, 2017
Hollywood’s back catalogue has too many films about how power can push people to the edge of sanity or even beyond.
Sat, 15 Apr, 2017
Excitement is building in the Mayo village of Cong as it braces for the wedding of the year when Rory McIlroy and Erica Stoll tie the knot at Ashford Castle next weekend.
Fri, 14 Apr, 2017
There is no cure but a combination of medical and surgical treatments, as well as pain management and lifestyle changes can greatly ease this invasive skin disease, says
Thu, 13 Apr, 2017
Thu, 06 Apr, 2017
From zip-lining to horse riding, the scene is set for family fun,lived it up like a movie star at Ashford Castle.
Sat, 18 Feb, 2017
Taking over today, Patrick O’Shea discusses student funding, the arts and science, and how UCC benefits the community. He talks to.
Wed, 01 Feb, 2017
Thu, 05 Jan, 2017
samples the sights, sounds and tastes of Ireland’s first luxury rail tour on the Belmond Grand Hibernian - formerly known as the Orient Express - in Dublin.
Sat, 17 Dec, 2016
Wed, 07 Dec, 2016
Maureen O’Hara’s legacy as one of the most famous stars of Hollywood’s golden era has been further cemented, after an auction of the late actress’s personal belongings sold for almost €420,000.
Thu, 01 Dec, 2016
Mon, 28 Nov, 2016
Trump’s election has continued a trend in the US of dumbing down political life that has pushed the country down a perilous path, writes.
Thu, 17 Nov, 2016
In remaking classic western, The Magnificent Seven, the director and cast had to bring something different to the table, writes
Thu, 22 Sep, 2016
Tue, 20 Sep, 2016
Not many footballers get to sign off with a script of their own choosing but Robbie Keane called time on an 18-year international career last night by claiming a 68th goal for the Republic of Ireland in the 4-0 rout of Oman at the Aviva Stadium.
Thu, 01 Sep, 2016
Once it was lawless gangs that ruled Balllinacurra Weston with their guns before the law caught up with them. But the troubled Limerick estate recently resumed its Wild West ways when a boy mounted on horse back drove cattle through its streets.
Sat, 11 Jun, 2016
Xposé presenter Aisling O’Loughlin tellsshe has no qualms about having a C-section, having waited 42 weeks for her first son to make an appearance.
Sat, 09 Apr, 2016
FIRSTLY, we had Navan man now it’s Cavan man. Kevin McGahern is pulling on the comedy jersey for his county, but he’s not about to go all nostalgic about the home turf.
Sat, 26 Mar, 2016
Sat, 20 Feb, 2016
Sat, 06 Feb, 2016
Thu, 04 Feb, 2016
Donald Trump is brandishing the endorsement of conservative Republican firebrand Sarah Palin in the increasingly intense 2016 GOP presidential sweepstakes, giving the billionaire businessman a boost against Texas Senator Ted Cruz less than two weeks before Iowa’s kick-off caucuses.
Thu, 21 Jan, 2016
Thu, 17 Dec, 2015
Kya deLongchamps takes a look at the work of the late, great Maureen O’Hara and John Ford’s fictional Inisfree — ‘another name for Heaven’.
Sat, 14 Nov, 2015
Tributes to screen legend Maureen O’Hara, who died at the age of 95, were led by President Micheal D Higgins.
Mon, 26 Oct, 2015
With more than 30 superhero movies in production, Declan Burke looks at the rise of the genre. Where once the cowboy saved us in the Western, now we turn to Batman or The Avengers to take on the bad guys. They are figures of hope - and a welcome distraction.
Sat, 11 Jul, 2015
Check out our guide to the best shows to watch on the box tonight.
Wed, 08 Jul, 2015
It’s the little things about Ashford Castle that makes a stay there so enjoyable, writes Conall Ó Fátharta.
Sat, 23 May, 2015
The renowned cottage used in the film The Quiet Man is finally set to be declared a protected structure.
Mon, 13 Apr, 2015
For generations the Irish Examiner has recorded the major events in the life of our nation, tracking its triumphs and disasters since the newspaper was first launched in 1841.
Tue, 07 Apr, 2015
Cork-based couple Nora and Katriona go for a casino-themed event on Don’t Tell The Bride, on RTÉ2 on Thursday.
Sat, 14 Mar, 2015
It would be no surprise to pick up a tabloid newspaper today and see Conor Murray mocked up to resemble John Wayne’s Sean Thornton character in The Quiet Man. Most likely in that scene where he biffs Victor McLaglen.
Sat, 28 Feb, 2015
reports on the auction of Ashford Castle contents.
Sat, 14 Feb, 2015
Dan Buckley enjoys the royal sport of falconry and takes in the sights of the majestic Corrib at the Lodge at Ashford Castle.
Sat, 29 Nov, 2014
Screen actress Maureen O’Hara has received her first Oscar aged 94.
Mon, 10 Nov, 2014
And we've a sneak peek to inside.
Fri, 24 Oct, 2014