Danny Sheehy

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Measure Of Magic comes home to win at Down Royal last July. Photograph: Jonathan Porter/Inpho/Presseye

Johnny Murtagh could have up to half a dozen chances to secure a breakthrough success as a trainer at Royal Ascot next week. The man who partnered 48(...)

Adonia Cottage, Rosnastraw, Tinahely, Co Wicklow

The allure of the Atlantic Ocean and traditional naomhóg boats are taking artist Liam Holden and his partner, Clodagh O’Mara, back to Dingle after 20 (...)

Champions Weekend took place at the Curragh on Sunday. Photo: Inpho

A third Irish jockey, Danny Sheehy, has tested positive for coronavirus. The 20-year-old rider, who is apprenticed to Curragh trainer Johnny Murtagh(...)

Glen Hansard and Brendan Begley in The Camino Voyage

There’s plenty of learning and plenty of soul in Dónal Ó Céilleachair’s documentary on an unlikely journey across treacherous seas. It requires one (...)

Odessa Young, Suki Waterhouse, Hari Nef and Abra in Assassination Nation

SHOPLIFTERS ★★★★★ Directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda. Starring Lily Franky, Sakura Ando, Jyo Kairi, Miyu Sasaki, Kiki Kirin, Mayu Matsuoka, Kengo Kora, Chi(...)

Four men in a boat: Danny Sheehy, Brendan Begley, Glen Hansard and Liam Holden. “Danny told me, ‘If you can play a gig for three hours then you can row for six’”

Glen Hansard has been away. Has he been for a week on the beach or a few days at a spa? He has not. The craggy, bearded singer has just returned from (...)

Mac a tSíthigh was known for his quick wit, and his three commandments for the ‘Naomhóg na Tinte’ crew were ‘no captain, no complaining, no anger’

Dómhnall Mac a tSíthigh, who died off the Iberian coast after his naomhóg capsized last month, was an award-winning storyteller and poet, broadcaster,(...)

Danny Sheehy, Breanndán Ó Beaglaoich, Glen Hansard and Liam Holden, who took a naomhóg, or Kerry currach, around 600 km of the north Spanish coastline on the final leg of the Camino na Sáile or “Camino by sea”

Musician Glen Hansard had never rowed any distance before he stepped into a naomhóg or Kerry currach in the Basque fishing port of Pasaia in May. S(...)

Danny Sheehy: bumpy voyage off the northsest coast

There’s something about the Irish language that lends itself to sea in a storm, or perhaps it’s just the elemental nature of the Erse. When Ker(...)