John Creedon

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Francis Brennan takes 12 tourists on the trip of a lifetime to South Africa

Stan Lee’s Lucky Man Friday, Sky One, 9pm James Nesbitt returns as Detective Inspector Harry Clayton, the guardian of a special bracelet which bestow(...)

'National Treasures' presenter John Creedon warmly identifies with several items of bric-a-brac left lying about the place

National Treasures (Sunday, RTÉ One, 6.30pm) is so reluctant to discriminate between things that it’s hard to say exactly what it is. To narrow down t(...)

Friday nights haven’t been the same without Graham, but thankfully he’s back for a new series of chat.

The Late Late Show Friday, RTÉ One, 9.35pm Irish horse racing’s first family are among those joining Tubridy this week. Ruby Walsh will discuss his (...)

Broadcaster John Creedon  on Patrick’s Hill, overlooking Cork city centre. Photograph:  Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

It’s just after 5pm in Paramaribo and John Creedon’s radio show is blaring out across the Capital of Suriname. An exile has taken to twitter to send a(...)

Ryan Tubridy: says he belongs to “a generation in transition” who are trying to get their heads around unfamiliar notions such as gender fluidity. Photograph: Kinlan Photography

Just when you thought you were safe from ever again encountering Winston Churchill’s well-burnished chestnut about the dreary steeples of Fermanagh an(...)

Louise McSharry (front) with Una Mullally on Dublin's South Wall. "When I was diagnosed with cancer, Louise was one of the first people I called, even though we weren’t particularly close. I was crying and asking for help and I knew I could trust her." Photograph: Eric Luke

Last March, on the night of the Choice Music Prize, I bumped into the 2fm presenter Louise McSharry at a book launch, and convinced her to get a cab (...)

Ger Cunningham: “We had to get to know the players and the players had to get to know us. It’s been a learning experience.” Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

JACKIE CAHILL Dublin senior hurling team manager Ger Cunningham believes that the Sky Blues were “competitive and consistent” in 2015, and is already(...)

 Rihanna pictured shooting a music video  in Belfast in 2011. Photograph: Justin Kernoghan.

Australian popstar Kylie Minogue is considered Irish as is Barbadian singer Rihanna because of their music, the Dáil has heard.“Crazy loopholes” in vo(...)

Threadbare drama: facts were piled in, scene on top of scene, without a decent dramatic plot to drive ‘The Mill’ forward

I spent the first five minutes of The Mill, Channel 4’s new Sunday-night drama, stabbing at the remote control trying to figure out how to make the sc(...)

U2 and Grammy winning producer Steve Lillywhite to present new RTÉ show.

Grammy-winning music producer Steve Lillywhite will front a new RTÉ series to look for original songwriters. Lillywhite has been a long-(...)