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Charlie Adley

I have no desire to relive my youth – I’m happy being older!

Double Vision with Charlie Adley Woke up this mornin’ ’N I was fifty seven. Said I woke up this mooor-orrr-nin’ ’N I was fifty seven. Not sent to hell yet… Not made it to heaven… I got those what does my...
Trinidadian poet and Forward Prize winner Vahni Capildeo will be among the guests at this year's Inish: Island Conversations.

Island festival with a focus on culture and conversation

Guests at this year’s Inish Festival include composer Trevor Jones –  whose credits include The Last of the Mohicans, Mississippi Burning, In the Name of the Father and Notting Hill – and Trinidadian poet...
Corrib Water Polo Club and Ireland U-17 Head Coach Joe Smyth pictured with club-mates Liam Smyth, Jack Mulholland, Cillian Blacoe and Cronan Ward at the EU Nations Cup last month.

Corrib Water Polo Club continues to make a splash

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon After winning the Irish U-17 National Cup for the seventh year running, and with their senior team retaining its Division 1 status following promotion last year to the top flight,...
Connacht captain, John Muldoon, will have to lift his side for the European Champions Cup play-off semi-final next weekend.

Connacht suffer record defeat at Thomond Park

Munster 50 Connacht 14 This is, and has been, a bad season for Connacht rugby. That in itself is hardly cause for concern because, ask yourself, how many Connacht campaigns have actually been good since the...
Corofin's Jason Leonard, Bernard Power, Ciaran Brady and Dylan Canney prepare for the Cup presdentation after winning the county title last year.

Challengers lined-up in bid to end Corofin’s drive-for-5

Reigning county and Connacht champions Corofin begin their bid for five successive county senior football titles – and their 19th in all – with a tricky assignment against Cortoon Shamrocks in the first round...
Oh Boland! The Tuam trio play the Róisín Dubh next Wednesday.

Superb indie outfit Oh Boland! for Citóg showcase

Oh Boland! are listenable, loud and lakes. The latter means crazy or mad in Tuam slang, and although there’s a madcap side to the trio, Oh Boland! have what really matters – great tunes. ...


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