John Swift

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Mattie McGrath was among those who questioned the idea of Oireachtas politicians getting free antigen tests. File photograph: Tom Honan/The Irish Times

Antigen 4 All in the Dáil? Blindsided TDs couldn’t believe their ears. They’ve been getting it in the neck since Thursday from outraged constituents(...)

Leeds United’s Ezgjan Alioski celebrates scoring against West Bromwich Albion during the Sky Bet Championship match at Elland Road. Photograph:  Ian Hodgson/PA Wire

Ezgjan Alioski’s deflected first-half effort was enough to sink West Brom and send Leeds back to the top of the t Championship table. Alioski’s low a(...)

Matt McNulty with a photo of James Joyce, part of the Dublin Writers Museum collection. Photograph: Alan Betson

In the early 1980s an American tourist unable to find anything in Dublin celebrating Ireland’s fabled writers set out his disappointment in a letter t(...)

Pontus Jansson (third from left) celebrates scoring Leeds’  opening goal  during the  Championship match against Swansea City at Elland Road. Photograph:  George Wood/Getty Images

Leeds took advantage of a surprise Norwich defeat to reclaim top spot in the Championship with victory over Swansea. As Norwich went down 3-1 at Pres(...)

Middlesbrough’s Britt Assombalonga  scores his side’s  first goal past Hull City goalkeeper  during the Sky Bet Championship match at Kcom Stadium. Photograph: Tony Marshall/Getty Images

West Brom took over at the top of the Championship after claiming a 3-2 win at struggling Preston. The Baggies took advantage of Leeds’ 1-1 draw at S(...)

Huddersfield Town players react to the winning penalty at Wembley. Photograph: Reuters

Huddersfield 0 Reading 0 (Huddersfield win 4-3 on penalties) Huddersfield Town are back in England’s top-flight after a 45 year absence and a suspens(...)