At the Little Museum of Dublin are Conor Pope, right, with Monika Wright and Jean Michel Clermont-Goulet, the French-Canadian couple whom he advised how to spend their limited time in Dublin. Photograph: Simon O’Connor

I feel the weight of the city on my shoulders as I stand on the first floor of a grand old Georgian house in Dublin and wait for the young French-C(...)

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 Graham Rowntree faces the media in Melbourne. The Lions’ forwards coach was was at pains to move on from James Horwill being cleared of stamping. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

A Lions tour seems to scarcely go by without some controversy regarding disciplinary issues. Akin to previous odysseys to the Southern Hemisphere, as (...)

 Paul O’Connell, just one of the ‘large slabs of meat’ Warren Gatland opted to call on. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

‘Big Slabs of Meat’. That’s how The Sydney Morning Herald described Warren Gatland’s 37-man squad that faces the Wallabies in the June/July th(...)