A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
If that famous Victorian musical pairing, Gilbert and Sullivan, were alive today, they would probably be tempted to put the Brexit shenanigans to music.
Thu, 26 Sep, 2019
Philippe Gilbert has won stage 17 at the Vuelta a Espana from Aranda de Duero to Guadalajara.
Wed, 11 Sep, 2019
To the centre of the city where all roads meet, waiting for New Order. It’s 26 years since Manchester’s gloomiest played a non-festival or support show in Ireland and much has changed in the interim.
Mon, 08 Jul, 2019
The perfect spot on the sand goes best with the perfect plot in the hand.selects the best summer fiction to put in your suitcase.
Mon, 01 Jul, 2019
The property supplement to a recent issue of the Irish Examiner contained a piece by Tommy Barker about the sale of Monkstown Castle House — ‘House of the week’ (June 8) — home of the late Charlie Hennessey and Abby Scott.
Fri, 21 Jun, 2019
Here's your summer events guide for the month of June, including all things music, arts and ents.
Thu, 30 May, 2019
At Lismore over the next few days, Una Hunt will help to revive pieces that had fallen out of fashion, writes Cathy Desmond.
Mon, 27 May, 2019
Johann van Graan has repeated his desire to bring in additional staff to the Munster coaching ticket but refused to comment on media reports linking the province to Wales and Lions attack coach Rob Howley.
Mon, 06 May, 2019
As the Leeside venue gets ready for a concert performance of The Mikado, Cathy Desmond gives the lowdown on the ever-popular operetta.
Mon, 10 Sep, 2018
There’s no shortage of Barry Keoghan around at the moment, and it looks like the young Dubliner is about to take yet another step up the movie star ladder with American Animals.
Fri, 07 Sep, 2018
Each year, a different musical society takes on the challenge of performing the opening number, and this year it was Bravo Theatre Group from Loughrea, Galway.
Mon, 18 Jun, 2018
After a musical education that involved UCC and the Phoenix Bar, trad stalwart Con ‘Fada’ Ó Drisceoil has released a new collection of comic songs, writes
Tue, 12 Jun, 2018
Psychologists are to advise the best way to support teenagers at a Co Cork school where female students’ names were put on a ‘rape list’ in the boys’ toilets.
Sun, 15 Apr, 2018
Gardaí have been notified about graffiti in a Co Cork school’s boys toilets that invited people to pick a female student to be raped.
Fri, 13 Apr, 2018
“A 1960s sex-and-Polaroids scandal centring around an allegedly sex-crazed duchess seemed perfect for Cheltenham” observed Philip Hensher on his 1990s libretto for Powder Her Face.
Mon, 05 Mar, 2018
A male nurse who contacted a female patient on Whatsapp and Facebook was today found guilty of professional misconduct.
Fri, 07 Jul, 2017
Did you see any of the winning productions?
Mon, 19 Jun, 2017
From the English City, via the Edinburgh of the South, to the spiritual home of the Maori people, the last seven days of this 2017 British and Irish Lions tour have been a study in the shifting timeframes, cultures, and traditions of New Zealand.
Sat, 17 Jun, 2017
There have been better adventure games released since Monkey Island, but none of them had that Gilbert magic, writes
Wed, 19 Apr, 2017
Choctaw artist Waylon Gary White Deer has settled so well in Ireland that he’s appeared in Fair City and even counted the late Martin McGuinness among his friends, writes
Wed, 05 Apr, 2017
The man who created the rainbow flag used to represent LGBT rights has died.
Sat, 01 Apr, 2017
Aberdeen Asset Management yesterday said total assets fell 3% to £302.7bn (€351m) in the first quarter of its financial year, as fresh outflows after the US election overshadowed market gains.
Fri, 03 Feb, 2017
All over the country teams are back training, aspiring and vowing to “work hard” every night.
Tue, 10 Jan, 2017
Tue, 20 Dec, 2016
Pat Lam could hardly have asked for a more routine victory in his 100th game in charge as Treviso, yet again, offered only token resistance in what is turning out to be another disastrous campaign for the Italians.
Mon, 05 Dec, 2016
Mon, 17 Oct, 2016
Masses will be held today to mark the first anniversary of a fire which killed 11 people in Dublin.
Mon, 10 Oct, 2016
Sat, 20 Aug, 2016
Credit Suisse’s equity strategists upgraded non-London focused UK housebuilding stocks while cutting back on European utilities as part of changes to recommendations following the Brexit vote.
Thu, 14 Jul, 2016
Tue, 19 Apr, 2016
THOUGH she trained as a classical flautist, Ellen Cranitch’s taste in music crosses all genres. Her late-night radio programme on Lyric FM runs the gamut from modern to folk, blues to opera and yes, classical. It’s a rich blend that keeps you coming back for more.
Sat, 06 Feb, 2016
Mon, 01 Feb, 2016
Boredom is part of the most creative jobs and should be accepted, according to Eat, Pray, Love author Elizabeth Gilbert, who met up within Dublin.
Mon, 30 Nov, 2015
Tue, 27 Oct, 2015
Prayers will be said in Rome today for the victims of the Carrickmines tragedy as Travellers from Ireland and around the world gather for a meeting with Pope Francis.
Fri, 23 Oct, 2015
Wed, 21 Oct, 2015
The five children and five adults who perished in the Carrickmines fire tragedy last weekend may not be buried for a number of days because of difficulties in identifying the remains.
Tue, 13 Oct, 2015
or the €25 or whatever Fergie is asking, you could learn about leadership this week from a man who has done it all and may never stop cashing in. Or you could have saved a few bob and pulled into a field in Ardcroney, six miles outside Nenagh.
Sun, 27 Sep, 2015
BROADCASTER Síle Seoige is philosophical about what life has thrown at her.
Sat, 13 Jun, 2015
From massive hit singles to suing hip hop samplers, Gilbert O’Sullivan has had quite a career, writes
Fri, 29 May, 2015