John Russell

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Interior of a peasant family’s hut during the Great Famine, 1845-1849. Illustration from The Life and Times of Queen Victoria, by Robert Wilson. Photograph: The Print Collector/Getty Images

The lengths to which Irish people went to stay alive including cannibalism have been detailed in a new documentary on the Great Famine. Entitled The (...)

William Howard Russell, the Dublin-born war correspondent, photographed in Crimea by Roger Fenton.

His epitaph in the crypt of St Paul’s Cathedral in London states: “The first and greatest war correspondent”. And while William Howard Russell, an Iri(...)

Former Bohemians captain Derek Pender will take charge of the sessions and manage the team at PFAI’s Out of Contract training camp. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Recently retired Bohemians captain Derek Pender will take his first step into management over the coming weeks as he oversees the annual training camp(...)

Nan Goldin and Vivienne Dick at the launch of the exhibitions Weekend Plans and 93% Stardust in Imma, Dublin. Photograph: Ruth Medjber

At Thanksgiving in 1978, the year after the US photographer Nan Goldin moved to New York, she was heading to dinner in a British man’s house with a bu(...)

Brandon Miele  celebrates scoring for Shamrock Rovers in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match against Sligo Rovers at  Tallaght Stadium. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 1 Sligo Rovers 0 Brandon Miele capped his first start in a month with a match-winning goal as Shamrock Rovers honoured 30 years since(...)

Limerick’s Paul O’Connor in action against  Anthony Flood of Bray Wanderers during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division game at the  Carlisle Grounds. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

A goal from Dan Byrne garnered Bohemians a 1-0 win away to Drogheda United to stretch the Gypsies’ unbeaten run to four games and lift them into the t(...)

Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny: “Cork are scoring plenty of goals and they are doing well but we have shown the capacity to rise to the big occasion and we must do that again.”

Dundalk 0 Sligo Rovers 3 Dundalk’s lead at the top of the SSE Airtricity League table has been whittled down to just a single point after the champio(...)

Raffaele Cretaro scored Sligo Rovers’ equaliser in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match against Galway United at The Showgrounds. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Sligo Rovers 2 Galway United 1 Late goals from top scorer Raffaele Cretaro, who netted after 79 minutes, and Achille Campion, who scored two minutes(...)

Raffaele Cretaro was on target for  Sligo in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match against Longford Town at The Showgrounds. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Sligo Rovers 3 Longford Town 0 Dave Robertson finally picked up his first win as Sligo Rovers manager with a comfortable 3-0 defeat of Longford Town (...)

Martin Russell: his Limerick side’s brave bid to avoid relegation has been undermined by three recent costly home defeats. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Amid all the talk of shaking up the league structure so that there are more “meaningful” games, things seem to have taken care of themselves pretty w(...)

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