A repeat social welfare fraudster who was caught after his picture was run through facial recognition software by Department of Social Protection investigators has been sentenced to three years in jail with the final two years suspended.
Fri, 02 Dec, 2016
SPIKE MILLIGAN, who died ten years ago today, is best remembered for his work as the main writer of the hit radio comedy series, The Goon Show, for his quick wit, and for his appearance at the 1994 British Comedy Awards, where he infamously called Prince Charles “the little grovelling bastard” during his acceptance of a Lifetime Achievement Award.
Mon, 27 Feb, 2012
Joint Antrim managers Dominic McKinley and Terence McNaughton have made four changes to their side from the one which lost to Dublin in the Leinster quarter-final, for this Sunday's Ulster SHC decider against Down at Casement Park, Belfast.
Fri, 26 Jun, 2009
The question is: now that we no longer have the sound of gunfire ringing in our ears, can we see any more clearly how a period of history that began with 400 people gathering in Derry’s Duke Street ended with 3,500 lost lives?
Wed, 08 Oct, 2008
The Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission today launched its first “public interest” investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of Terence Wheelock who was found hanging in his cell at Store Street Garda Station in Dublin on June 3, 2005.
Fri, 27 Jul, 2007