: ' Galway'

Sister Act

Nora Jane Noone has come a long way as an actress since her debut at 17 in the hard-hitting Magdalene Sisters [...]

GAA All Ireland Club Intermediate Hurling Championship Final

    Grealish relishing Croker chance   St. Gabriel's in action against Killimordaly in the AIB All-Ireland Intermediate Club Hurling Semi-Final   By Damian Dolan   After twice sitting on the bench at Croke Park finals, [...]

The Irish World February 9

The Irish World February 9   Kilkenny mum Pauline Hickey watched helplessly from behind a police barrier as her son lay dying on a London street Former Taoiseach Brian Cowen turned up at Ruislip to cheer [...]

Hyde and Seek

Galway's Fiona O'Shaughnessy on C4's mysterious Utopia [...]

Blaise-ing A Trail

“It’s weird you make the decision to base yourself here for work - but you end up doing more work in Ireland.” [...]

Andrew Maxwell: Taking A Stand

  Taking a Stand     ANDREW MAXWELL By David Hennessy Although he is known as a Dublin comic and has been regularly seen on The Panel and other Irish television shows, Andrew Maxwell has been [...]

Brent Council restores Counihan family’s housing benefit

Family says it is "a victory of sorts" but want to "come home to Kilburn" [...]

GAA All Ireland Club IHC Quarter-Final

  Ryan’s aiming high and mighty with St Gabriels   St Gabriel's captain Aidan Ryan   By Damian Dolan   St Gabriels captain Aidan Ryan believes the London champions have what it takes to emulate Robert [...]

GAA: Hurling

  It’s raining Cats Left to right: Paul Murphy, Bryan Smyth, Niall McCann and Eoin Larkin pictured at St.Paul's Academy       By David Hennessy   Some soggy weather in London last weekend could do [...]

GAA All Ireland Ladies Club IFC Semi-Final Replay

  Parnell's on the verge of All Ireland history   Parnells' Bernie Durkan, Nikki Gilmore and Renee Murphy are all smiles         Parnell’s (London)                   [...]


London based Irish film maker Fodhla Cronin O’Reilly has been shortlisted for an Academy Award. [...]


Sharon Shannon is coming back to the UK [...]

GAA All-Ireland Ladies Club IFC Semi-Final

  Late goal denies Parnells in 100 minute stalemate   The Parnells Ladies team which came so close to reaching an All Ireland Final on Sunday (November 18) but which will have to do it all [...]

GAA All Ireland Intermediate Football Club Championship Semi-Final

Tommy Donoghue is adamant that this Parnells Ladies team will not make the same mistake as last year, if they again have the prize within their grasp. [...]

Return to Camden Town is Back

  Return to Camden Town is back   Danny Meehan, Brogan McAuliffe, Oralith McAuliffe, and Colm McGonigle at Return to Camden Town     By David Hennessy and Anne Geaghan The 14th Return to Camden Town Festival [...]


    Fahey’s Gunning for Euro glory       Damian Dolan It’s not that long ago that Arsenal were the team to follow in London if you were Irish. It was the 70s and 80s [...]

McBrearty determined to keep up winning record

"When the hunger dies that’s the day I’ll hang up the gloves, but you’re a long time retired." [...]


CATS GET THE LIAM    By David Hennessy     Prevented from bringing the Liam McCarthy Cup home by a late and contentious Joe Canning free on their last Croke Park outing, Brian Cody’s Kilkenny team swept Galway aside in an [...]

Mary Coughlan: “The Whole Affair”

  Mary Coughlan tells Joanna Bell how she would like a fan she last met in Liverpool in 1987 to get in touch.    Mary Coughlan is back in action with a brilliant new “best of” [...]