A living legend of Irish and world motorsport, Rosemary Smith enjoyed huge success as a public figure but endured a series of devastating blows in her private life. Having just published her autobiography, at the age of 81, she recalls how she came through it all and is now the happiest she has ever been.
Sat, 15 Dec, 2018
Another day in the Brexit saga, and another round of soundbite diplomacy, with the Taoiseach warning that Irish airspace could be closed to overflying British flights if European Union fishing fleets are kept out of UK waters, to which the hardline Leavers holler blackmail.
Fri, 20 Jul, 2018
So, sports fans are outraged that Jermaine Defoe is missing from the BBC’s Sports Personality of the Year award shortlist? (According to click king Mr Google Analytics). Wait til they see this evening what the chainsaw gang in Montrose have done to the array of Ireland’s Greatest Sporting Moments in the 2000s, writes
Thu, 30 Nov, 2017
The City of London’s powerful lobbying group has reluctantly given up on its lobbying efforts to keep full access to the EU, a sign which is being interpreted here as a further signal that the UK is heading for a hard Brexit that would be bad for the Irish economy.
Fri, 13 Jan, 2017
Sat, 10 Dec, 2016
Since the moment, nearly two weeks ago, when Professor Stephen Hawking, astrophysicist and occasional Simpsons guest, arrived in his space-age chair at London’s Olympic Stadium to take part in the opening ceremony of the Paralympics, we have seen the very best of the human spirit.
Sat, 08 Sep, 2012
TONY MCCOY was installed as 1-4 favourite to ride Kauto Star in the King George VI Chase at Kempton on St Stephen’s Day after Noel Fehily was taken to hospital with a suspected broken wrist following a fall at Newbury yesterday.
Sat, 27 Nov, 2010