Tayto Park founder Raymond Coyle launching the Viking Voyage water ride. The Co Meath theme park has been a big hit since opening in 2010, emphasising that if you build attractions visitors will come. Photograph:  Photocall Ireland

With the budget just four days away, the tourism industry is collectively camped beneath a picture of the Sacred Heart praying that its 9 per cent VAT(...)

London’s highest running track. No pushing. Photograph: Victoria Jones / PA.

Image of the week: Running high People against high-rise construction in Irish cities have a new evil to cite following this week’s publicity for Lon(...)

The author JK Rowling: ‘Been up all night watching Scotland make history. A huge turnout, a peaceful democratic process: we should be proud.’ Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times.
JK Rowling welcomes No result
  • UK
  • September 19, 2014, 08:22

Prominent figures in the entertainment world reacted quickly to the result.Author and pro-union supporter JK Rowling was among the first celebrities t(...)