Molly Lynch: 'Of course, I had a plane-load of people coming over from Ireland to see me – my family, cousins, second cousins, you name it.'

Irish actor Molly Lynch won one of the best female roles in musical theatre, in part because, “I’m very annoying,” she says. What she deems annoying,(...)

Gavan Ring on The Barber of Seville: “To sing Rossini, I tell ya, you’d be sweating at the end of it”

In the taxi on the way to meet baritone Gavan Ring (28), from Kerry, I find myself telling the driver who I’m off to see. “I don’t believe you,” he s(...)

 The Priests, Fr. David Delargy, and brothers Fr. Martin O’Hagan and Fr. Eugene O’Hagan, pictured in Dublin. ahead of the concerts around Ireland, Christmas with the Priests.Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Eight years, four albums, numerous tours and over three and a half million album sales later, the members of The Priests remain as calm as they surely(...)

President Michael D Higgins will meet the first minister of Wales Carwyn Jones and the leader of Cardiff Council Cllr Phil Bale on his two day visit.

Ronan McGreevy President Michael D Higgins begins his first official visit to Wales today. The President will meet with the first minister of Wales Ca(...)

Pierre Dukan: diet millionaire banned from practising for eight days and fined €6,000 over drug

The book by French diet “guru” Pierre Dukan, which has topped 11 million sales in 20 countries, claims that his complicated four-stage protein-rich di(...)