After twenty years Sarah lands dream role in Druid

City Lives - Denise McNamara meets Sarah Lynch, the general manager of Druid Theatre Sarah Lynch has been living and breathing Druid Theatre since she wangled a job as a runner fresh out of...

Labour’s by-election disaster is a sign of tough times still to come

Political World with Harry McGee - There are lies, damn lies and by-elections – and in many ways, by- elections tell you very little about things that are to come. But conversely, they...

The pathway to perfect happiness – turn off your phone

We’ve all seen it – two people sitting across from each other in a restaurant, utterly engaged in conversation…..only not with each other, but on their phones. They won’t necessarily be...

Galway show some grit in reaching league semis

IT’S been an up and down National League campaign for the Galway hurlers, but they have at least achieved their basic objective in qualifying for the semi-finals of the competition after a notable 0-15...

This hi-tech West of Ireland just makes my day!

Double Vision with Charlie Adley People talk of the past as if it were always better, but sometimes the present is pretty ring-a-ding-ding. On Monday, I was absentmindedly rifling through my wallet, half-heartedly hoping...

The ace in Loughrea’s pack is still going strong

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon THERE has always been an association between squash and the GAA – with the likes of hurling legends Christy Ring of Cork and Noel Skehan of Kilkenny using the...


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