RTÉ has announced that Lesley Roy and her song Story of My Life will represent Ireland in Rotterdam this May.
Thu, 05 Mar, 2020
Five Irish scientists, three of which are Cork based, have been selected by the Irish Research Council to represent the country in the 69th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting in Germany this summer.
Thu, 02 May, 2019
Munster regained the IRFU Women’s Interprovincial Championship crown by virtue of scoring difference after defeating 2016 champions Leinster (11-5) at Thomond Park on Saturday.
Mon, 18 Dec, 2017
Before Niamh Kavanagh underwent surgery on January 31 for an ongoing problem with her thyroid, she sounded as if she was asthmatic, writes Irene Feighan.
Fri, 13 Oct, 2017
Music, comedy, drama and the annual Christmas panto will bring the Everyman Theatre’s 120th anniversary celebrations to a close, the venue’s autumn/winter programme launch has revealed.
Thu, 14 Sep, 2017
The Ireland Women’s management team has confirmed a 48-strong training panel to prepare for the Women’s Rugby World Cup in Dublin and Belfast in August.
Wed, 03 May, 2017
Simon Delaney is one of the finalists on MasterChef Ireland tonight on TV3, alongside Niamh Kavanagh and Oisín McConville. Recent acting parts for the 46-year-old father-of-four from Raheny include The Conjuring 2 and Moone Boy.
Thu, 09 Mar, 2017
Captain Paula Fitzpatrick admits Irish discipline must improve if they are to maintain their perfect start to the RBS Six Nations away to Italy tomorrow afternoon (1pm, live on RTE Two).
Sat, 11 Feb, 2017
Munster began the defence of their interprovincial women’s title with an impressive 13-point victory away to Ulster at Kingspan Stadium (3-16).
Mon, 05 Dec, 2016
Thu, 17 Nov, 2016
Sun, 23 Oct, 2016
Staff of a telecoms company have been left devastated after being told the business was closing and their jobs were gone — by text.
Sun, 10 Jan, 2016
While X Factor didn’t make her rich, Mary Byrne is happy with her lot and delighted to be starring in Menopause the Musical, writes Colette Sheridan
Wed, 18 Nov, 2015
And who are the cast, we hear you ask?
Mon, 21 Sep, 2015
As the Everyman theatre celebrated one of its best summers on record, attention turned to the unveiling of its autumn bumper programme.
Thu, 10 Sep, 2015
Munster 15 Leinster 7 (Ladies Interpro final): A polished performance from international Niamh Briggs led Munster, who had eight from the Highfield club in the starting side, to back-to-back interprovincial titles before a bigger than expected crowd at Thomond Park on Saturday
Mon, 07 Sep, 2015
Wexford’s Katie Fitzhenry is confident that Ireland can progress from their group at this weekend’s global women’s rugby sevens tournament in UCD.
Fri, 21 Aug, 2015
Following a tough ordinary level maths paper on Friday for most Leaving Certificate students, reaction seemed much more positive to yesterday morning’s paper 2.
Tue, 09 Jun, 2015
We visit Hewitt College, Cork and ask students Megan O’Gorman, Niamh Kavanagh and Saramai Dennehy for their verdict on Maths paper 2.
Mon, 08 Jun, 2015
Thu, 21 May, 2015
Love it or loathe it, the Eurovision is back next month. To mark the occassion, we are looking back at our record-breaking seven winners to see how life after the Eurovision has treated them.
Fri, 24 Apr, 2015
HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON’S ambition has never been in question or hidden.
Tue, 14 Apr, 2015
Ireland has thrown all kinds of everything at the Eurovision Song Contest over the past decade, to no avail.
Fri, 27 Feb, 2015
From the toe-tapping tunes in Peter Pan to Boyzone’s Keith Duffy as the Baddie in in Jack and the Beanstalk, we pick the best of the festive fun with Colette Sheridan
Fri, 28 Nov, 2014
Families and friends of people lost through suicide attended remembrance ceremonies throughout the country yesterday organised by the national suicide prevention and bereavement charity, Console.
Mon, 02 Dec, 2013
They came armed with all the colours of the rainbow, they saw the sun rise during a same-sex céilí, and they conquered any notions it would be hard to find gay love in Lisdoon.
Mon, 02 Sep, 2013
ONE of the world’s oldest and boldest matchmaking festivals is turning ‘pink’ this weekend.
Thu, 29 Aug, 2013
Despite incurring a number of late injuries, Irish coach Jon Skurr, insists his side is ready for this weekend’s Women’s Sevens World Cup in Moscow.
Thu, 27 Jun, 2013
Millstreet hosted the Eurovision 20 years ago, in an equestrian centre, for free. The town relished it, says Richard Fitzpatrick
Tue, 14 May, 2013
Italy Women 3 Ireland Women 6
Sun, 17 Mar, 2013
Standing on the cusp of a Grand Slam facing a side you beat 40-10 last year can be a precarious perch.
Fri, 15 Mar, 2013
RBS Six Nations Women's Championship
Sat, 23 Feb, 2013
Today FM DJ, Ian Dempsey and wife Ger
Sun, 10 Feb, 2013
Six Nations Ladies
Sat, 09 Feb, 2013
Munster coach Garry Walsh admitted ‘bitterness’ of defeat played a part in his side’s 15-12 victory over Leinster to claim the women’s interpro title at Ashbourne RFC on Saturday afternoon.
Mon, 17 Dec, 2012
England Women 23 Ireland Women 6
Sat, 17 Mar, 2012
Ireland Women's coach Philip Doyle has made one change for the final game of this year's RBS 6 Nations against England as the team target a triple crown win.
Wed, 14 Mar, 2012
Ireland’s women called upon endless reserves of defensive grit for the second week running as they defeated Scotland in Ashbourne.
Sat, 10 Mar, 2012
Ireland women 20 Scotland women 0
Fri, 09 Mar, 2012
Ireland Women 36 Wales Women 0, Ashbourne RFC
Sat, 03 Mar, 2012
Niamh Kavanagh scored two tries to break the back of Italian resistance as the Ireland Women’s team recorded their first Six Nations win off the season at Ashbourne last night.
Sat, 25 Feb, 2012
Ireland Women 40 Italy Women 10
Fri, 24 Feb, 2012
Ireland fell heartbreakingly short in this thrilling Women’s Six Nations affair played in freezing conditions in Pau on Saturday.
Mon, 13 Feb, 2012
France Women 8 Ireland Women 7
Sat, 11 Feb, 2012
My first paid job was as a train announcer in Heuston Station.
Sat, 31 Dec, 2011
Sat, 14 May, 2011
JEDWARD’S hopes of making it to the Eurovision final could be boosted by their last-place slot in Thursday night’s semi-final in Germany, according to an academic who has analysed previous contests.
Mon, 09 May, 2011
Jedward may face a tough time in qualifying to the Eurovision final.
Thu, 21 Apr, 2011
Thu, 03 Feb, 2011
IRISH Eurovision winners Johnny Logan and Niamh Kavanagh are using their profiles to raise publicity for a mental health awareness campaign – particularly people suffering because of the recession.
Sat, 02 Oct, 2010
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