Sara Cox

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‘This is a gig, but this isn’t a gig’: Ed Sheeran introduces the night to an audience of 400 at the London Irish Centre in Camden on Tuesday.

In a green-lit building in the well-to-do end of Camden, the ladies toilet says “Cailíní”, the gents says “Buachaillí”. We’re most certainly in the Lo(...)

Rural interconnection scheme: Paul, Richard, Christine, Mark, Wendy, Ed, Heather and Peter in BBC Two’s Love in the Countryside. Photograph: Pete Dadds

How do you find romance in the middle of nowhere? This is the premise of BBC Two’s genteel new dating show Love in the Countryside, in which eight lon(...)

Favourite album? I normally listen to Elvis Costello and punk and new wave from the 1980s, but I’ve tried to get into music I wouldn’t usually listen(...)

And while bearded men in lumberjack shirts may be stealing the limelight, you’ll spot a lot more women at beer festivals and in craft pubs these days.

I remember seeing my grandmother drinking a glass of beer when I was about 10 and thinking it was a bit strange. Women of her age were supposed to d(...)

Ireland celebrate their World Cup win over the tournament favourites New Zealand. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Ireland 17 New Zealand 14Come here, ever hear the one about the Irish men trying and failing to beat New Zealand in test rugby for over a century befo(...)