Arts/Ents Editor Des O'Driscoll selects his personal highlights of 2019
talks us through his highlights for 2019.
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talks us through his highlights for 2019.
He was also fined £75.
Wed, 25 Jul, 2018
Manchester United have retained their position as world football's top earners, according to the latest annual "Money League" report by accountancy firm Deloitte.
Tue, 23 Jan, 2018
Twelve minutes into the second half of yesterday’s Clare senior hurling final, Clooney-Quin’s James Corry popped over what seemed a tidy but unremarkable point out — only there was something remarkable about it.
Mon, 23 Oct, 2017
Mon, 16 Oct, 2017
Maybe I’m not supposed to say it, but the physical discomfort and mental anguish of carrying a baby were awful, writes.
Mon, 20 Jun, 2016
Outright favourite Ballymac Matt produced another faultless display, when posting the fastest time of the second round of the Boylesports Irish Greyhound Derby on Saturday night at Shelbourne Park.
Mon, 24 Aug, 2015
Joint-favourite Waxies Dargle, ridden for Noel Meade by Paul Townend, ploughed through the softening ground to land the €50,000 Ladbrokes Ireland Handicap Hurdle, feature on the opening day of Killarney’s May meeting.
Mon, 11 May, 2015
TV presenter Caroline Flack has secured two perfect 40 scores in “one of the closest finals in Strictly’s history”.
Sat, 20 Dec, 2014
Strictly Come Dancing favourite Frankie Bridge has been nursed by her professional show partner after she was left with an ankle injury in training.
Fri, 03 Oct, 2014
Strictly Come Dancing scored a further ratings victory last night as it beat rival The X Factor for a second night running.
Sun, 28 Sep, 2014
Pop star Frankie Bridge stormed to the top of the chart on Strictly Come Dancing as she achieved the highest score of this year’s new celebrity contestants.
Sat, 27 Sep, 2014
Former England footballer Wayne Bridge has tied the knot with singer Frankie Sandford from pop group The Saturdays.
Sun, 20 Jul, 2014
It’s funny how things change, isn’t it? Ashley Cole was initially one of our most unpopular signings ever when he arrived from the Marble Halls of Mordor as part of the William Gallas deal in 2008.
Wed, 21 May, 2014
A British MP has backed calls by the families and colleagues of four Britons who went missing when a yacht capsized in the mid-Atlantic Ocean for the American authorities to relaunch the search and rescue mission to find them.
Mon, 19 May, 2014
Having cast an eye over the Championship in general last time out, this week I would like to focus on my side, Brighton and Hove Albion, and offer insight into a club which I presume a lot of people may not know too much about but which, in my opinion, is destined for a very exciting future.
Sat, 22 Mar, 2014
So often in the last hectic couple of months, first in their run to a first Clare title in 11 years, then again in their win over Midleton in the Munster semi-final last week, Sixmilebridge have got their tactics spot on.
Mon, 25 Nov, 2013
There was a comment made by a Cork hurling supporter after this game yesterday — “I’m getting fed up of losing to Clare teams!”
Mon, 18 Nov, 2013
Mayobridge, Burren and surprise packets Saval are through to the Down SFC semi-finals.
Mon, 16 Sep, 2013
ONE of the world’s most celebrated cellists, Julian Lloyd-Webber, is looking forward to his return visit to Ireland.
Mon, 28 Jan, 2013
Brothers Shola and Sammy Ameobi will line up together as Newcastle make five changes for today’s FA Cup third round tie at Brighton.
Sat, 05 Jan, 2013
Chelsea captain John Terry was cleared of racially abusing an opponent during a Premier League match after one of the most high-profile trials involving a football player.
Sat, 14 Jul, 2012
Footballer John Terry has been cleared of hurling a racist obscenity at Anton Ferdinand. Here are some of the highs and lows of his career.
Fri, 13 Jul, 2012
Former England captain John Terry has often been close to controversy during his career.
Fri, 13 Jul, 2012
England defender John Terry will continue giving evidence today when he returns to his trial for allegedly racially abusing Anton Ferdinand.
Wed, 11 Jul, 2012
Manchester City's Wayne Bridge has dropped down to the npower Championship and joined Brighton on a season-long loan deal.
Fri, 06 Jul, 2012
Sunderland boss Martin O’Neill has no fresh major injury concerns ahead of Sunday’s final Barclays Premier League game of the season against Manchester United.
Fri, 11 May, 2012
Sunderland defender John O’Shea and striker Nicklas Bendtner are fighting to be fit for Sunday’s Barclays Premier League trip to Fulham.
Fri, 04 May, 2012
Sunderland boss Martin O’Neill will be without a trio of key players for tomorrow’s Barclays Premier League clash with Bolton.
Fri, 27 Apr, 2012
Sunderland defender John O’Shea will return to the squad for tomorrow’s Barclays Premier League trip to Aston Villa.
Fri, 20 Apr, 2012
Sunderland boss Martin O’Neill is hoping that Republic of Ireland defender John O'Shea can return for tomorrow’s Premier League clash against struggling Wolves.
Fri, 13 Apr, 2012
Everton boss David Moyes appeared to be looking ahead to the weekend’s FA Cup semi-final against Liverpool as he made five changes from the side that drew with Norwich on Saturday.
Mon, 09 Apr, 2012
Sunderland manager Martin O’Neill is unlikely to make many changes for tomorrow’s Barclays Premier League clash against Tottenham.
Fri, 06 Apr, 2012
Striker Nikica Jelavic helped to book Everton an FA Cup semi-final date at Wembley with arch-rivals Liverpool as Sunderland’s dreams turned to dust last night.
Wed, 28 Mar, 2012
Republic of Ireland and Sunderland defender John O’Shea is set to miss tomorrow night’s FA Cup quarter-final replay against Everton with a calf injury.
Mon, 26 Mar, 2012
Sunderland striker Stephane Sessegnon returns to the squad for tomorrow’s Barclays Premier League clash with QPR after suspension.
Fri, 23 Mar, 2012
Blackburn forward Junior Hoilett’s time at Ewood Park could well be coming to end but his parting gift could yet be to keep the club in the Premier League.
Wed, 21 Mar, 2012
Everton captain Phil Neville claims the pressure is now on Sunderland in their battle for an FA Cup semi-final spot.
Mon, 19 Mar, 2012
Striker Nicklas Bendtner is expected to be fit for Sunderland’s FA Cup quarter-final trip to Everton tomorrow.
Fri, 16 Mar, 2012
Sunderland manager Martin O’Neill will be without suspended duo Lee Cattermole and Stephane Sessegnon for tomorrow’s Barclays Premier League clash with Liverpool.
Fri, 09 Mar, 2012