Marianne Jean-Baptiste: ‘I remember dressing up to go to Oxford Street because we were going to a big department store’

Marianne Jean-Baptiste is a laugh. I don’t suppose that will come as a huge surprise. In the 23 years since her Oscar-nominated turn in Mike Leigh’s (...)

Ailbhe Griffith in The Meeting

There is no easy way of reviewing the latest, thought-provoking film from the versatile Alan Gilsenan. The Meeting, focusing on a woman’s attempt to p(...)

Millicent Fawcett speaking at the Suffragette Pilgrimage in Hyde Park, London. Photograph: PA Wire

A statue of 19th century British feminist leader Millicent Fawcett was unveiled in London’s Parliament Square on Tuesday, the first monument honourin(...)

Stephen Lawrence, murdered 25 years ago in a racially-motivated attack

When the unimaginable has happened, and two parents in a London hospital corridor are told that their 18-year-old son has died, it is all too much to (...)

Ryan Tubridy: at his best he is entertaining on-air company

Back to the Joy Monday, RTÉ One, 9.35pm In 1996, filmmaker Donald Taylor Black was given unprecedented access to Mountjoy Prison to make his groundb(...)

Undated photograph of Stephen Lawrence. The London Metropolitan Police are appealing for information about a witness they believe could assist police with ongoing enquiries investigating the murder of Mr Lawrence in 1993. Photograph: London Metropolitan Police/EPA

Detectives investigating the murder of Stephen Lawrence have released new CCTV images of a witness they want to trace. The pictures show a man wearin(...)

Stephen Lawrence (18), a would-be architect, was stabbed to death by a group of up to six white youths in an unprovoked racist attack. Photograph: Handout/PA Wire

Former Metropolitan Police Commissioner Lord Stevens is to be investigated in connection with the inquiry into Scotland Yard’s handling of the murder (...)

A forensic scientist told a murder trial jury on Friday that he would have expected to see more blood flakes on a jacket belonging to the accused if it had been present at the killing of two women 18 years ago.

A forensic scientist told a murder trial jury on Friday that he would have expected to see more blood flakes on a jacket belonging to the accused if (...)

Morrissey said he turned down the chance to deliver an alternative Christmas Day speech because he said he did not want to “be trading slaps” with the Queen over the festive period. Photograph: Dave Thompson/PA Wire

Morrissey has claimed he turned down the chance to deliver an alternative Christmas Day speech because he said he did not want to “be trading slaps” w(...)

File photo of Stephen Lawrence’s mother Doreen Lawrence. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

British prime minister David Cameron called today for an investigation into claims that police spied on the family of a black teenager whose murder 20(...)