Paul Heaton

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Saturday 21 Slow Place Like Home The Workman’s Club, Dublin €10 Recovered from Elaine Mai’s gig on Friday night? Alright. Then j(...)

At this stage, it’s safe to say that Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott’s reunion has been a success. The former Beautiful South colleagues rejoined forces(...)

What do you do after a disastrous year? If you’re Meilyr Jones, you do the musical equivalent of “making lemonade when life hands you lemons” and (...)

There’s no point in wasting time when you’re on to a good thing. After rekindling his partnership with former Beautiful South colleague Ja(...)

File photograph of  Sheffield United and Wales striker Ched Evans arriving at Caernafon Crown Court in 2012. Photograph: PA

The Professional Footballers’ Association of Ireland has removed an article from its website by solicitor Stuart Gilhooly in which he defended convict(...)

Paul Heaton, former frontman of The Housemartins and The Beautiful South, has stepped down from his role as patron of Sheffield United Community Foundation after the club allowed convicted rapist Ched Evans return to training

Former Housemartins and Beautiful South frontman Paul Heaton has resigned as a patron of Sheffield United’s Community Foundation over the club’s decis(...)

Ed Sheeran: four nights in a row at Dublin's O2 in October

One season ends and another begins. As the outdoor shows run out of road, it’s time to return to the indoor halls, clubs and arenas. Many would arg(...)

Beautiful reunion: Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott

Waffler. Nerd. Lovable grouch. These are all categorisations that Paul Heaton willingly identifies with, but he has put those arguably dubious qual(...)

Between now and September, a weekend will not pass without a festival or big music show of some stripe or other to tempt you with its wares. The bi(...)