Jimmy Wren, who has written a book, The GPO Garrison Easter Week 1916, at his home in Donnycarney. On the wall is a group photograph of Rising participants,  taken in 1936. Photograph: Dave Meehan

In Jimmy Wren’s north Dublin home, there’s a dated black-and-white photograph in the hall showing about 300 people. The image is shallow but very wide(...)

Canon Gerry Murphy, who died peacefully at his Norfolk home aged 87 earlier this month, was a former chaplain to Queen Elizabeth and an international (...)

Michael Scott: the  myth-master signs off with The Enchantress.
Science takes on magic
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  • July 6, 2013, 01:00

The magic of one generation may be the science of another but, not infrequently, the discourses of magic and science co-exist. The Sturm und Drang of (...)

UCD’s Dean Clarke celebrates after scoring against . Photograph: Kieran Murray/Inpho

UCD 1 Bohemians 0: Dean Clarke’s early goal gave UCD a big lift as Bohemians, who(...)