Versatile actor whose career spanned almost 60 years
- June 14, 2014, 02:00
Kevin O’Connor, who has died aged 84, and who was known to the worlds of stage, screen and television by his stage name of Conor Evans, was an Irish a(...)
Television: Can we put this pantomime of cliches behind us? Oh yes we can!
- TV, Radio, Web
- March 29, 2014, 01:00
I blame the spirit of Jimmy O’Dea and Maureen Potter. Playing to the gallery is somehow soldered on to the DNA chain of our comedians so that o(...)
Gay Byrne’s punk radio: 'I’d say we’re down to about 300 doddery old fools'
- December 4, 2013, 01:00
In studio Gay Byrne is a vision in cornflower cashmere. He has his newspaper clippings, which he reads out during the show, carefully pasted on to A4 (...)
By the manner of his death, Donal Walsh has left a reason to live
- Social Affairs
- May 14, 2013, 02:00
When my mother was dying of cancer, she wanted more than anything to be outside. One day we all drove to Kennedy Park outside New Ross and wand(...)