Do the 'Nordies' and 'Free Staters' even like each other and what does it mean for Irish unity?
- September 11, 2020, 01:00
Speaking in the Free State Seanad in 1924, at a time when the Boundary Commission was considering changes to the Border, the poet WB Yeats predicted h(...)
Where Is George Gibney? raises the podcast bar but how to measure it?
- September 5, 2020, 07:00
We’re still only in the second week of Where Is George Gibney?, the heartstopping new serial podcast produced by Mark Horgan and Ciaran Cassidy for BB(...)
Sporting Controversies: The remarkable rise and fall of Cian O’Connor’s golden dream
- Other Sports
- May 14, 2020, 06:00
On the morning of the individual showjumping competition at the 2012 Olympics, Cian O’Connor got out of bed at six o’clock and took his competition wh(...)
I’m off the booze. ‘I love you so much,’ my wife said. Granted, she was talking to her wine
- Health & Family
- April 10, 2020, 06:01
Dry January is for chumps. The first month of the year is far too depressing to give up anything. There is nowhere to go, and the evenings feel so lon(...)
10 hilarious Irish comedy videos to watch on YouTube
- TV, Radio, Web
- March 30, 2020, 05:00
Gone be with the days of swapping Scrap Saturday tapes in the playground. Or struggling with the VCR to record the last episode of Father Ted. Or meet(...)
TV View: No Beano on the couch as Dennis proves a right old menace
- February 16, 2020, 19:06
When King Mongkut of Siam hired Jodie Foster to be his children’s teacher, you wonder did he tell her in advance that he had 82 of them in all, with j(...)
Tara Lynne O’Neill: 'I knew Derry Girls was something special'
- February 15, 2020, 06:05
When Tara Lynne O’Neill first auditioned for Derry Girls, she didn’t get the part because she looked too young. The gas thing is, her character – Ma M(...)