Teenage trio getting their kicks from love of karate

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon Three Galway teenagers from West Karate Club are to represent Ireland at the World Karate Championships in Bulgaria in July and, according to their chief instructor, their involvement in...

I remember I went to Glastonbury, but that’s all!

Double Vision with Charlie Adley After reading Denise McNamara’s excellent piece in the Tribune’s The Look magazine recently about her experience of the Electric Picnic, my mind wandered, stumbling around distant memories of festivals...

Full banking inquiry a potential minefield could politicians rise above takling sides?

World of Politics with Harry McGee – harrymcgee@gmail.com That was a sensational scoop in the Irish Independent on Monday. Newspapers love nothing better than unearthing secrets and all the better when it is a...

We’re all far too tolerant of the nanny state

A Different View with Dave O’Connell There is a terrific business opportunity out there for someone who’d like to make easy money and allow smokers to enjoy their addiction without having to gaze at...

Lovely Lorraine looking for local lift as Seanad sinks

Bradley Bytes – A sort of political column by Dara Bradley We’re not sure what side of the Seanad referendum debate Athenry-based Senator Lorraine Higgins is on, but she inadvertently did a mighty job...

US-born Tim called here to spread God’s love

City Lives - Denise McNamara talks to Tim O’Toole of the Foursquare Pentecostal Church  The quintessential image of the zealous missionary man he ain’t, but Tim O’Toole certainly is a man of extraordinary faith....


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