Irish Press

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Euro 88: I was damned if I was going to witness the event chasing other supporters for quotes and racing to meet deadlines. I would be going as a fan, a paid-up member of Jack’s Green Army. Photograph: INM/Getty

In the spring of 1988 I was a 24-year-old reporter at the Irish Press when my editor offered me a dream assignment: would I be the paper’s colour writ(...)

Michael Keane:    December 27th, 1946- June 4th, 2016. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Michael Keane, who died recently, aged 69, was a prominent journalist who became a public relations executive in mid-career after the national newspap(...)

Colm Rapple, who has died aged 74, became – after a many-faceted youth – a journalist’s journalist, a lodestone for many in the craft who learned t(...)

Noeleen Dowling, a journalist who reported and wrote on everything from politics to the arts, health and local history in a long career, has died aged(...)