‘I’m having a weird, torrid affair with Francis Bacon’s work’
- January 6, 2018, 06:00
When did you last cry? Brendan: Yesterday. A song came on and it made me think about my dad, dreading the first Christmas without him. I’m looking fo(...)
Homecare provider Bluebird to add 370 roles in Ireland
- Health & Pharma
- September 11, 2017, 06:15
The Irish division of homecare provider, Bluebird Care, is to begin recruiting for 370 new roles nationwide. The company, which says it has encounter(...)
Who will fund your retirement? Is it: a) you, b) the State, c) nobody
- February 6, 2017, 01:00
We are living longer than at any point in human history and if we can just avoid any Twitter-fuelled nuclear apocalypse over the next three years and (...)
What is the truth about ‘bed blocking’ in Irish hospitals?
- January 18, 2017, 01:00
To what extent are hospitals being used as a dumping ground by families for financial reasons? This is the uncomfortable question raised in internal (...)
Brendan Courtney: 'There was a big box of Kleenex, we all watched together bawling'
- Health & Family
- January 17, 2017
On Monday night television presenter Brendan Courtney and his family revealed the difficulties they had, accessing care for his father, Frank, after a(...)
Irish creatives in New York: if you can make it here . . .
- September 24, 2016, 04:00
The fashion industry brings $250 billion (€222 billion) to the US economy every year. But in a city already saturated with fashion enthusiasts chasin(...)
It is day two at the Dublin Horse Show and today is all about the style stakes. Hundreds of women began queuing at 11.30am to register for the Blossom(...)