King Diarmait

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A depiction of St Colmcille in St Eunan’s Cathedral, Letterkenny. This year marks his 1,500th birthday. The American Conference for Irish Studies virtual meeting at Ulster University’s Magee Campus in Derry is among a series of events in his honour.

What Saint Columcille once called “angel-haunted Derry” will be the centre of a big international conference this week, drawing academics from all ove(...)

Fanled founder Bernard Hayes: “We are essentially a music publisher with its own crowd-funding vehicle.”

Bernard Hayes has been in the music industry for the last 25 years. He knows the business inside out, having started out as a roadie, and worked his w(...)

Peter Kavanagh: provoked landmark legal copyright case

The late Peter Kavanagh – irascible brother of the poet Patrick – and the sixth-century holy man St Colmcille may not have much else in common. But th(...)