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First World War card commemorating the death of the Norwich-born nurse who rejected ‘hatred and bitterness’. Photograph: Michael Nicholson/Corbis

Dappled sunlight drenched the banks of the Ness as two fishermen cast flies on to the gently flowing river. I watched them from Infirmary Bridge, a re(...)

Declan McSweeney first encountered difference in Tullamore, Co Offaly, and is learning more as he travels around Britain

Declan McSweeney returned to England over a decade ago after he was made redundant. He worked in journalism in Ireland and London when he was younger (...)

 Sean Gannon celebrates scoring his goal for Shamrock Rovers. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 3 Dundalk 1 Shamrock Rovers got the perfect pre-European boost by going three points clear at the top of the SSE Airtricity League Pr(...)

  Alex Ferguson’s son Jason  has made a moving and absorbing documentary about his father. Photograph:  Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

‘You’re lying on your bed and you are on your own,” Alex Ferguson says as he remembers being in hospital exactly three years ago this week when, after(...)

The Jeremy Kyle Show ran for 14 years. Photograph: ITV

In 2017, Kane Manning wasn’t in a good place. He was worried about his brother, Craig. Craig’s ex was claiming he was the father of her baby. Craig wa(...)

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, on the back of a fourth successive SNP Holyrood election win, will bide her time, but come the spring of next year will proceed with legislation for a poll, defying London to block it. Photograph: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

England at the weekend gave Boris Johnson an enthusiastic electoral pat on the back in the local elections that should see off any talk of threats to (...)

Montrose market: In 2017, RTÉ yielded a gross price of €107.5 million and a net gain of €78.5 million from the sale of 8.64 acres. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Should RTÉ keep its “citadel” in Donnybrook? Variants of this question pop up now and again, but it doesn’t take much imagination to see why they mig(...)

One of the BBC’s biggest dramas – Line of Duty, with Vicky McClure (left) and series-six guest star Kelly Macdonald – is filmed in Belfast. Image: BBC/World Productions/Steffan Hill

The BBC will proceed with plans to upgrade its broadcast centre in Belfast and Newsnight will sometimes be presented from the city as part of a decent(...)

Mark Berry, aka Bez, of the Happy Mondays performs live on stage in July 2019 at Penn Fest, Buckinghamshire, England. Photograph:  Jim Dyson/Getty Images

Best known for shaking a maraca and freaky dancing as a member of the rock band Happy Mondays, cult hero Mark “Bez” Berry has admitted he has been “ma(...)

Pádraig Amond celebrates scoring the winner against Leicester City in 2019. Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty

Reluctant as he seems to say it when so much is going wrong around him, times are good just now for Pádraig Amond, the Newport County striker from Car(...)

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