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 Enterprise Minister Arlene Foster:  “The Miss Ulster competition . . . at its most benign sounds very like ‘Father Ted’s’ Lovely Girls competition.” Photograph: Andrew Towe/DETI/PA Wire

The organiser of the Miss Ulster competition to be held at Stormont on Saturday has rejected claims that the beauty pageant is embarrassing and on a p(...)

Arlene Foster outside Stormont in a file image. The DUP Economy Minister  said staging the Miss Ulster event at Stormont was sending out the wrong message.  Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

Plans for a beauty pageant at the home of the Northern Ireland Assembly have sparked controversy.The Miss Ulster competition has come in for criticism(...)

 Sons of Father Ted actor Dermot Morgan Don , Ben and Rob  pictured last year. Photo: Sasko Lazarov/Photocall Ireland

Taoiseach Enda Kenny and the sons of the late actor and comedian Dermot Morgan are supporting a move to encourage greater awareness of the risks of hi(...)

Ten-year-old twins Colm and Noel Flynn from St Finnachta’s national school, Sixmilebridge. Photograph: Inpho/James Crombie

Full disclosure from the start. This report comes to you from a Clarewoman. A Clarewoman who was present in Ennis on the night in 1995 when Anthony Da(...)

 Boyfirend Kyle Catlett proposes to his girlfriend the New Orleans rose Molly Molloy Gambel live on stage during last nights Rose of Tralee

So there’s Dáithí Ó Sé in a mardi-gras outfit, looking like a member of George Clinton’s funk band, grooving alongside mask-wearing New Orleans lady M(...)

Flower power: When Dáithi Ó Sé – pictured with the 2011 Roses – became the host of the competition, the contestants got the closest thing they have had to a peer

Believe it or not, it is more than 17 years since the Father Ted episode “Rock A Hula Ted” was originally aired – not that many know it by that name. (...)

An aerial view of the Cliffs of Moher, Co Clare, during an Aer Arann sightseeing flight. Photograph: Andrew Downes

The last time I was on a sightseeing flight, it was in Peru, and my eyes were closed in expensive terror most of the time. I am privately hoping this (...)

Broadcaster and comedian Graham Norton is one of three Cork men who will be conferred with honorary doctorates at University College Cork (UCC) next month.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne.

Broadcaster and comedian Graham Norton is one of three Cork men who will be conferred with honorary doctorates at University College Cork (UCC) nex(...)

“We really should get that fourth wall fixed, Mossy”: Chris O’Dowd and Richard Ayoade in The IT Crowd

Of the threads through Graham Linehan’s comedy-writing career, perhaps the most curious has been his continual drift towards the studio audienc(...)

Brendan Maher of Tipperary and JJ Delaney of Kilkenny with GAA President Liam O’Neill. Photograph: Info/Donall Farmer

Kilkenny city will be the centre of attraction as the Bank Holiday weekend gets underway. The Kilkenny Roots Festival takes place across the w(...)

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