Scenes at the St Patrick’s Day parade in Mountbellew, Co Galway. Photograph: Ray Ryan

Massive numbers have been attending St Patrick’s Day festivities around Ireland, helped along by sunshine and relatively excellent weather in many par(...)

Vogue Williams: settled claim against Dublin dental clinic.

Model and DJ Vogue Williams has settled a breach of contract claim against a Dublin dental clinic, the Circuit Civil Court has been told. Williams’ €(...)

Vogue Williams, of Howth Lodge Apartments, Claremont Road, Howth, Co Dublin, alleges that after providing Seapoint Clinic with agreed publicity, it had sought full payment for her dental procedures. File photograph

Model and DJ Vogue Williams has brought a claim for alleged breach of contract in the Circuit Civil Court against a Dublin dental clinic. Her claim i(...)

Maria Walsh: TV3 has engaged her as part of its strategy to beat last year’s viewing figures of over 1.1 million viewers.

Former Rose of Tralee Maria Walsh and Brian Ormond are to host TV3’s Christmas Toy Show as the station looks to build on last year’s numbers. The broa(...)

Don’t call it a comeback. No, really: don’t. For starters, that’s not quite how Brian McFadden sees things. The singer/talent show judge/TV presenter(...)

Gavin O Reilly: His Red Flag is opening a Paris office

The excellent RTÉ documentary this week on the travails of Sir Anthony O’Reilly included an interview with his oilman son, Tony Junior. Or JR for shor(...)

Billie Barry: told her young charges to watch and learn from other performers. Photograph: Collins Photos

The legacy of Billie Barry, who has died aged 87, will be measured finally not by the number of “ big name” stars her eponymous stage school turned ou(...)

Billie Barry sprinkled some showbiz glitter into the lives of generations of children, and you can never quite brush that off.  Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Thirty-three years ago, in an unglamorous hall in the north Dublin suburb of Marino, I had my first close encounter with showbiz. I was six years old (...)

Former Westlife singer Brian McFadden had a bit of a hissy fit at a Ryanair check-in desk in Liverpool this month after he arrived at the airport with(...)

U2 and Grammy winning producer Steve Lillywhite to present new RTÉ show.

Grammy-winning music producer Steve Lillywhite will front a new RTÉ series to look for original songwriters. Lillywhite has been a long-(...)