MY wife stood up, said “I can’t take this any more”, and walked out the door. I was left sitting in Costa with our son, his little friend from school and that friend’s dad. Myself and Other Dad shared a knowing glance and got back to talking about tracksuit quality.
Thu, 28 Mar, 2019
IT’S October. That can only mean… ghouls, goblins and witches, yes? Nay, dear reader… It means Christmas!
Sat, 06 Oct, 2018
If it’s Ireland-Wales in the Six Nations then chances are Rhys Ruddock will be nudged in front of the media at some point or other in the week leading up to it — the Leinster back row’s current absence through injury didn’t change that yesterday.
Thu, 22 Feb, 2018
Wed, 23 Nov, 2016
New York’s World Trade Centre at Ground Zero, the Big Wheel on Place de la Concorde in Paris, and City Hall in Tel Aviv are three of the latest landmarks to join the growing list of famous international attractions that will go green this St Patrick’s Day.
Thu, 11 Feb, 2016
Long-standing GAA official John Costigan says the vast majority of director general Páraic Duffy’s burnout, welfare and fixtures proposals must be endorsed by Congress next month – but is opposed to the implementation of the calendar year.
Wed, 27 Jan, 2016
450,000 Irish people suffer from the so-called ‘invisible illness’ of depression. Journalism graduate, spoke to two Waterford men who decided to put pen to paper and document their own personal struggles of depression in the hope of inspiring others who may be affected by mental illness.
Wed, 15 Apr, 2015
Ministers going abroad for St Patrick’s Day are an easy target and while the usual mantra about the return on the cost of the flights and five-star hotels is trotted out to justify the exodus, it is reasonable to ask where is the evidence for this claimed return on this investment.
Sat, 22 Feb, 2014
The so-called trade missions are free holidays, but while our representatives are being feted abroad at our expense in cities of their choosing, they could make a stand, such as for the right of gay people to join New York’s parade
Sat, 22 Feb, 2014