October 3rd, 2013

The Party Planner

Shelley Marsden gets the low-down on party planner  Steve Duggan, who has worked with Simon Cowell, Leona Lewis and a host of other celebs Throwing a bash for Elton John or a £70k party for a [...]

Coe on longlist for William Hill Sports Book of Year

Shelley Marsden Lord Sebastian Coe’s Irish roots were confirmed with a Certificate of Irish Heritage presented by President Higgins in London last year Lord Sebastian Coe has been longlisted for the William Hill Sports Book of [...]

London Irish Centre to attend RAH’s Friendship Matinee

Staff writer This Friday, October 4, the Royal Albert Hall is launching Friendship Matinee as part of its charitable remit to offer increased access to the arts to the local community.  Tickets for the concert have [...]

O’Porter’s ‘boobs’ book in aid of breast cancer charities

Shelley Marsden BROADCAST journalist Dawn O’Porter was celebrating the launch of a book that is ‘close to her heart’ at Dawn’s Best Friend’s Ball last Friday. She was joined by a series of famous friends at [...]

From Malin to Mizen

Shelley Marsden AN ambitious fundraiser has already started out on his mission to run the length of Ireland to raise money for cancer charities. Pádraig Belton is running the length of Ireland – 400 miles – [...]

Liverpool bar goes it alone with Irish ‘fringe’

  By Martin Mannering ONE of the most popular venues among the Liverpool Irish Community is to run its own ‘fringe’ event, to run alongside the Liverpool Irish Festival from October 10-20. ‘Kelly’s Dispensary’, a pub [...]

Surgeon to reflect on Troubles in U.S. speech

Shelley Marsden BELFAST surgeon and Queen’s University Professor Roy Spence is set to tell US medics about his experience of treating hundreds of victims of the Northern Ireland Troubles. Prof Spence will address several thousand US [...]