Alan Kennedy

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Strokestown residents Shane Lynskey and Annette Feeley: Their local branch of Bank of Ireland is to close in September.

News that two Bank of Ireland branches, less than 12km apart, are to close in Co Roscommon was met with anger and disappointment in the towns of Strok(...)

CoalFace co-founder and chief executive Declan McEvoy

In 2013, behavioural economist Dan Ariely likened big data to teenage sex: “Everyone talks about it, nobody really knows how to do it, everyone thinks(...)

Liverpool’s Andy Robertson  takes on Lionel Messi of Barcelona during their epic Champions League semi-final at Anfield. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

Kiev is boxed off and parked in the past for Andy Robertson, whose shuddering return to earth after last season’s Champions League final included buy(...)

 Bruce Grobbelaar was cleared of match-fixing while at Southampton but a libel trial left him peniless. Photograph: Phil Cole/Allsport

Before we reach the match-fixing trials which ruined his reputation, or remember the 13 major trophies he won as Liverpool’s goalkeeper in 14 staggeri(...)

 Liverpool fans celebrating in Rome on May 2nd after the team  qualified for the Champions League final. Photograph:  Julian Finney/Getty Images

Monday morning, Albert Dock and the Museum of Liverpool is buzzing five minutes after opening. An exhibition, Double Fantasy, about John Lennon and Yo(...)

 An Egyptian boy carries the traditional decorative lanterns known as “Fanous” bearing the image of Liverpool’s Egyptian player Mohamed Salah at a market in Cairo  before the beginning of the holy fasting month of Ramadan. Photograph: Amr Abdallah Dalsh/Reuters

And so, it is a repeat of the 1981 European Cup final between Liverpool and Real Madrid, only there is virtually no way this will be a repeat of that.(...)