Salutes you, sir: Dave Grohl of Nirvana on McCurtain Street, Cork, when the band played at Sir Henrys, supporting Sonic Youth, in August 1991. Photograph: Siobhan O’Mahony/UCC

The Mekons played at Sir Henrys on Sunday, February 6th, 1994. It was my first night DJ’ing at the venue. Hardly anyone was there for the first hour o(...)

Pádraig Harrington at Fota Island: “I believe the performances are there and that I can do the job going forward.” Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

The collective noun for golfers is a lie. Google says so. That may be accurate, incorrect or just plain whimsy but it should be true if it’s not. I(...)

Tallaght District Court judge Anthony Halpin, who has been asked to withdraw or clarify his “intemperate remarks”. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh.

Tallaght District Court judge Anthony Halpin has been asked to withdraw or clarify his comment following a case in which the d(...)

The bodies of two fishermen being recovered at Seafield Pier, Quilty last year.

Marine casualty investigations have found that two incidents which claimed three lives off the Cork and Clare coastlines within a 24-hour period last (...)

You’d figure Pádraig Harrington would have enough on his plate these days trying to sort out his game. Sure, that’s one focus; but – as ever – the Dub(...)