In this week’s Irish World


We revealed that the head of RTE radio was to be called before TDs and Senators about the proposed switch-off (which then happened today, and has thus been deferred until January 19)

‘Behind enemy lines on British soil’ – We talk to the lead actor and director of new film 71, a pulsating thriller seat early on in The Troubles

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We talk to Jim Davidson about his ‘nightmare’ Operation Yewtree investigations

U2 defend their Apple deal and Irish tax havens

All the pictures from the Friendship Ball at the Natural History Museum to raise money for Great Ormond Street and Crumlin. Actor Liam Cunningham, Pixie Lott and HRH The Countess of Wessex were in attendance


County champions Kilburn Gaels are to travel to Ireland in preparation for their All-Ireland campaign. In doing so they will tribute former player, the late Cathal Forde, by contesting Gort for whom his brother Niall plays

All the GAA action from over the weekend around London and the rest of Britain

We spoke to Colindale’s Jackie Holohan at her fundraiser, in Conways 3, ahead of her trip to world kickboxing championships in China

London Irish and Munster Rugby news


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