Marie Wilson

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The scene of the Enniskillen bombing the day after the atrocity in November 1987. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

The Rev David Cupples was a young Presbyterian minister in Enniskillen on the day of the IRA Poppy Day bombing that killed 11 people and injured 63 ot(...)

Jerry Lewis
Mercurial film maker and comedian
  • People
  • August 26, 2017, 04:10

Jerry Lewis, the comedian and filmmaker who was adored by many, disdained by others, but unquestionably a defining figure of American entertainment in(...)

Kylie Noble: Never  fit the stereotypical Irish identity.

Two summers ago, I was sitting reading one evening at Belfast City Hall and I saw a group of teenagers attack the poppy wreaths in front of the statu(...)

Clare Ross in her home in Clontarf: “I liked the idea of having an income but not having to cook evening meals for people.” Photographs: Eric Luke

‘He sent me a message to say he’d be arriving late and that he’d be tipsy,” says Clare Ross (63), who has been an Airbnb host since March 2015. This (...)

Rev Bridget Spain: “It does underline very movingly, I think, the frailty of life and the randomness of death in conflict.”

The names of the more than 3,500 people who died in the Northern(...)

Joe Duffy: teenage kicks. Photograph: Alan Betson

For presenters wanting to spice things up this week, three was the magic number. No matter that gardaí were murmuring mutinously and the euro z(...)