Peter Boyle

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Galway’s Johnny Heaney celebrates scoring his second goal in the All-Ireland SFC Round 4A qualifier against Donegal at   Markievicz Park. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Galway 4-17 Donegal 0-14 A summer’s evening can change everything. Galway came into Markievicz Park – easily one of the wonders of world sporting sta(...)

Fake story was written in the jargon typical of gender studies papers

On May 19th last, two researchers under the names Jamie Lindsay and Peter Boyle, published a hoax gender studies paper, entitled The Conceptual Penis (...)

Happy German anglers on Killala Bay

THE universally popular Bridie Fleming has retired after 45 years working in the angling/business development division at Inland Fisheries Ireland. Th(...)

Monica Peters from Orlando, Florida, with her magnificent Corrib trout of 5.4kg, sportingly released

The Irish Ladies Flyfishing Association (ILFA) commenced their season recently with a trial on Lough Lene in Co Westmeath, the first of four to select(...)

Actress Doris Roberts won four Emmy awards for her portrayal of Marie Barone in CBS’s Everybody Loves Raymond. Photograph: Mario Anzuoni/File photo/Reuters

Irish actor Pierce Brosnan was among those to pay tribute to Doris Roberts, best known for playing the tart-tongued, endlessly meddling mother on TV (...)

Bert Williams with new British record cod

Bert Williams from Prenton, Wirral, in Liverpool, is celebrating after landing the biggest cod ever caught by a British angler, according to a report(...)

Down’s Mark Poland is well surrounded by Donegal players during the Allianz National League Division One game in Newry. Photograph: Matt Mackey/Inpho/Presseye

Down 0-7 Donegal 3-15 Shellshocked Down were given a reality check by Donegal in Páirc Esler, with the visitors running in three second-half goals to(...)

The Australian and Irish RFU had to intervene to stop Wales from playing World Cup games at the Millenium Stadium. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Australia had to fight a boardroom battle to avoid facing Wales in Cardiff during the group stage of the World Cup in October, it has emerged. Althoug(...)

Chief executive of Argento Peter Boyle’s chain of jewellery stores stretches from Belfast’s main shopping district to  Dublin’s Grafton Street. Photograph: Eric Luke

There cannot be many former street traders who can look out of the head office of their £24 million a year business on to the exact same street where (...)

English Rugby Football Union chairman Bill Beaumont attended talks in Dublin on the future of European club competition. Photograph:   Jan Kruger/Getty Images

English rugby boss Ian Ritchie left crisis talks on the future of European rugby by promising to continue the mediation in January.English Rugby Footb(...)