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Twins Kate and Matthew Kirwan (7) visit the Irish Museum of Time in WaterfordIreland’s only museum. Photograph: Patrick Browne

“Time may change me/But I can’t trace time,” sang David Bowie on Changes but if he were about this weekend, the Thin White Duke might consider heading(...)

Kylian Mbappé’s contract at Paris St-Germain expires next month. Photograph: Getty Images

Real Madrid are more optimistic than ever that Kylian Mbappé will join the club this summer after positive talks in recent days. Mbappé’s contract at(...)

Liverpool’s Thiago Alcântara  wears a Mohamed Salah mask as he celebrates with Mohamed Salah after winning the FA Cup final at Wembley Stadium on Sunday. Photograph: Adam Davy/PA Wire

The way that weekend was shaping up the only surprise, really, was that Liverpool didn’t win the bloody Eurovision Song Contest, because they were win(...)

Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema celebrates after scoring penalty in Champions League semi-final  between Manchester City and Real Madrid. Photograph: Paul Ellis/AFP via Getty

Manchester City had 60 per cent of the ball. They had 16 shots to Real Madrid’s 11. They won on xG, taking a consensus of various algorithms, about 3.(...)

Paris Saint Germain’s Kylian Mbappe  Neymar Jr celebrate winning Ligue 1 title. Photograph: Yoan Valat/EPA

Paris St Germain and Bayern Munich both clinched the Ligue 1 and Bundesliga titles respectively on Saturday. PSG secured a record-equalling 10th Fren(...)

John McLaughlin on stage during a concert in April 2019 in Berlin, Germany. Photograph: Frank Hoensch/Redferns

Identity is a fluid concept for guitarist John McLaughlin. He was born in Yorkshire; forged as a guitarist in Swinging Sixties London; summoned to New(...)

London’s Belgravia, popular with oligarchs: there is as much financial wealth held by rich Russians abroad – in Britain, Switzerland, Cyprus, and other European democracies, including Ireland – as is held by the entire Russian population in Russia itself. Photograph: Getty Images

Russian propaganda claims that the country’s great cause is the “denazification” of Ukraine. This is a lie – if we are really forced to use comparison(...)

The Grafton Hotel, Lower Stephens Street, Dublin 2.

Remembering times past This will date me, but I had some of the best nights I can remember (and some that I can’t) at Bartley Dunnes. The wonderful p(...)

Rock of ages: Horslips mark their 50th anniversary at an event in Dublin.

On Wednesday afternoon I attended an event at which Horslips, to mark their 50th anniversary (gulp), announced the release of a career-retrospective b(...)

Each of Deirdre Brennan’s 18 photographs corresponds to an episode of Ulysses, including a portrait of John Byrne, the homeless man who jumped into the Liffey to save a rabbit. Photograph:  Deirdre Brennan

Two volumes lie side by side in a glass case, beautifully crafted 100-year-old relics. The cover of the first edition, on loan from the Princess Grace(...)

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