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Colin Dexter. Photograph: Cathal McNaughton/PA
Obituary: Colin Dexter
  • People
  • March 22, 2017, 14:07

Colin Dexter, a mystery writer whose irascible, poetry-loving detective, Chief Inspector Morse, pursued clues and cask-conditioned ale through 13 nove(...)

Ireland fullback  Jacob Stockdale touches down for a try  in the World Rugby Under-20 Championship at  Manchester City Academy Stadium. Photograph: Dave Howarth/Inpho/Camerasport/

Ireland 26 Wales 25 Well, this was some way to start the summer rugby programme as Ireland came from 17-0 down after just 20 minutes to somehow carve(...)

Lame dames: ‘The Centre’, on RTÉ

I blame the spirit of Jimmy O’Dea and Maureen Potter. Playing to the gallery is somehow soldered on to the DNA chain of our comedians so that o(...)

Going green: James Nesbitt in James Nesbitt’s Ireland

It turns out that James Nesbitt’s Ireland (UTV, Monday) is pretty much the same as the next man’s – that’s if the next m(...)

Comedy curdled: Brendan O’Carroll, Peter Wight, Dean Andrews and Bobby Ball in ‘The Security Men’

Best to gloss over The Security Men (UTV, Friday) with only a passing bout of handwringing about what could have happened to Caroline Aherne, t(...)