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‘My generation didn’t fight world wars, but, when barely old enough to cycle a bike, we endured the uncanny horror of the dubbed sub-Wagnerian TV series The Singing Ringing Tree.’ Photograph:  Ghislain & Marie David de Lossy/Getty

Barely a week goes past without a party of children – eager for the latest talking-ferret entertainment – being sent screaming when the cinema acciden(...)

Julia Jacklin circumnavigates the cliches in reliving a break-up

What: The singer-songwriter’s second album is a soul-crushing triumph Where: Sydney, Australia Why: She doesn’t qualify in the category of “new” tha(...)

Editor of cultural publication District Magazine Eric Davidson, and DJ Colin Perkins

If you could change one thing about where you’re from, what would that be? Colin: The weather. Eric: That’s true! That would change a lot of things.(...)

Selected highlights chosen by Michael Dervan, Jim Carroll, Tony Clayton-Lea, Siobhán Long, Aidan Dunne, Peter Crawley and Cormac Larkin GOOD FRIDAY (...)

DCC chief executive Tommy Breen  said Hammer’s expertise would better enable the company to take advantage of positive industry trends. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

DCC’s technology division has agreed to acquire UK-based Hammer, a specialist distributor of server and storage solutions, in a deal initially valued(...)

Jonathan Rhys Meyers: ‘[The name Dracula] comes from the Carpathian Mountains where people are very superstitious. Irish people are very superstitious, so I was able to engage in that’

I am sitting in a crypt with Jonathan Rhys Meyers, star of The Tudors, Mission Impossible 3 and the most recent incarnation of Dracula. In an adjoinin(...)