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Impossible Love is among the offerings at this year’s festival

A veritable pot-pourri – that might well be the best way to describe this year’s Cork French Film Festival which, to mark its 30th anniversary, is ser(...)

Dan Martin: in fifth place overall after  a gruelling stage 12 of the Tour de France, a 214.5km trip from Pau to Peyragudes. Photograph: Bryn Lennon/Getty

Never ventured never gained Stage 8, Saturday, July 8th: Dole to Station des Rousses, 187.5kms: This was a really brutal day, the first big mountain (...)

 Quick-Step Floors rider Marcel Kittel of Germany sprints for the win in the 178-km Stage 10 from Perigueux to Bergerac. Photograph: Benoit Tessier/Reuters

The photofinish operators have had a busy Tour, what with the tyre-width finishes at Nuits-Saint-Georges and Chambery, but here they might as well ha(...)

 Team Sky rider Chris Froome: “My hunger to win hasn’t got any less but the challenge is bigger this year because the level of my rivals is higher.” Photograph: Kenzo Tribouillard/Reuters

He was the dominant winner in 2013, 2015 and 2016 but, this time around, Chris Froome starts the Tour de France knowing things could be more difficult(...)

Ross Poldark (Aidan Turner) and saintly wife Demelza (Eleanor Tomlinson). Photograph: Robert Viglasky

18th century mining mogul, stealth Irishman and professional hunksman Ross Poldark is very fertile. As someone who has studied 18th-century medicine ((...)

Cathy Gaillard who lives with an eating disorder (anorexia and bulimia) pictured in Cork city. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

Cathy Gaillard, a 50-year old French woman living in Cork says that her eating disorder (ED) was her “best friend” and was primarily a result of “love(...)