Saint Patrick

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St Patrick’s Cathedral Choir School in Dublin features children from third class upwards, and their day includes rehearsals and singing during services in the cathedral. File photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times.

The oldest school in Ireland, dating back to 1453, is recruiting boys and girls for its choir, a place on which come with the promise of a “first-cla(...)

President Michael D Higgins and his wife Sabina pictured with their dogs Bród and Misneach outside Áras An Uachtaráin which turned green to celebrate St Patrick’s Day 2021. Photograph: Tony Maxwell / Maxwell’s

President Michael D Higgins has called on Irish people to “embark on a new journey” which is no longer consumed by consumption or arrogance but focuse(...)

Former SDLP leader John Hume died in August 2020. Mr Hume pictured in 1996. File photograph: Paul Faith

Former US president Bill Clinton and Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi are among those who will pay a virtual tribute to Nobel Laur(...)

Sean Bresnan: he recalls standing on the tarmac at Dublin airport “with a tear in my eye”. Photograph:  Tom Honan

A year ago this week Sean Bresnan found himself on Google Translate, looking up how to say “happy Saint Patrick’s Day” in Chinese. Head of procurement(...)

The White House is said to have assured Irish officials that if the events do have to take place virtually, it is just due to the pandemic and does not set a precedent for future years. Photograph: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images

The Government is expecting a virtual St Patrick’s Day meeting between Taoiseach Micheál Martin and US president Joe Biden this year due to the Covid-(...)

Adam King from Cork (age 6) appeared on RTÉ Late Late Toy Show. Photograph: Andres Poveda

Former astronaut Commander Chris Hadfield has turned up on The Late Late Show to surprise six-year-old Adam King. Adam, who has brittle bones, was on(...)

Dundalk’s Chris Shields and Jack Byrne of Shamrock Rovers vie for the ball during their clash before the shutdown. Photo: Ciaran Culligan/Inpho

The use of the asterisk in sport is said to date back to the 1961 Major League Baseball season when Roger Maris broke Babe Ruth’s record for home runs(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar hailed the “biggest investment in rural Ireland ever” as he announced the signing of the contract for the National Broadband Plan at an event in Glendalough Co Wicklow. Illustration: Getty

Some 300 towns and villages across Ireland are to get high-speed internet hubs while they await the arrival of the National Broadband Plan. The full l(...)

Church services

CATHEDRALS National Cathedral of Saint Patrick, Dublin THE NINTH SUNDAY AFTER TRINITY - 9.15 EUCHARIST said in the Lady Chapel. 11.15 CHORAL EUCHARIS(...)

Church services

CATHEDRALS Armagh -St Patrick’s Church of Ireland --Sunday services at 10am (Holy Communion), 11am (Sung Eucharist) and 3:15pm (Choral Evensong). Mon(...)

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