Sinéad warns of pitfalls in free GP care for kids

City Lives - Denise McNamara meets Dr Sinéad Murphy, who is continuing a family medical tradition There is a war brewing at the frontline of health services which could change the face of our...

Extreme ironing could put the passion into pressing

There is a fledgling sport known as extreme ironing where people take ironing boards, clothes and irons to perilous places – top of mountains, ski slopes, into a white water raft – and risk...

Sold a pup by Shatter’s dismissal of the anomalies in the GSOC bugging saga

World of Politics with Harry McGee – Unlike a loaf of bread from Griffin’s Bakery the weekly political column isn’t whisked out of the oven just before the Connacht goes to press every...

Galway’s young guns put awful Dubs to the sword

Inside Track with John McIntyre It was virtually impossible to visualise what transpired at Pearse Stadium last Sunday. Galway hurlers were as good as Dublin were bad, making for a shockingly one-sided opening round...

Attention: Comrade shafting in progress!

Bradley Bytes – A sort of political column by Dara Bradley If you thought it was just the Civil War parties, Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael, who have an ability to shaft their own,...

Des gathers artists for tribute to a poet friend

City Lives - Bernie Ní Fhlatharta hears about the bond between Des Kavanagh and Seamus Heaney A friendship that started on the first day of school over 60 years ago lasted until one of...


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