Gerry Conlon (left), Paul Hill (centre), and Paddy Hill of the Birmingham Six after after the funeral of Birmingham Six member Richard McIkenny in 2006. File Photograph: Julien Behal/PA.

Gerry Conlon’s death yesterday brought back “a lot of difficult emotions and memories”, Paul Hill said today. The two men were among the four Irish pe(...)

From the heart: Christy Moore

Christy Moore is thinking about the songs he never wrote. The ones that remained unfinished, the ones that resisted polishing, the ones that failed to(...)