In this week’s Irish World


We speak to Minister of the Diaspora Jimmy Deenihan about how the Irish government will start looking closely at the work and financial activity of charities over here as the Emigrant Support Programme funding was announced

Mairia Cahill, an IRA teen rape victim, has called on Gerry Adams to resign from his position in Sinn Fein

We preview the Return to Camden festival, celebrating sixteen years of London Irish trad music

The changing face of North London crime as the Met Police raid opportunist gang members who make money through a number of different criminal offences

We speak to Mary Black and Margo separately about their lives in the public eye and their new books. In both they talk frankly about many things, including depression and alcoholism.

Daniel O’Connell’s English Heritage Blue Plaque is unveiled at the site of his former Mayfair home

Ambassador Mulhall’s fascination with W.B. Yeats and his views of the Easter Rising of 1916

King’s Place food and events company wins its fifth industry award in the past four years

We talk to Crossharbour, London’s best known young trad band, on the year they’ve had since opening the Return to Camden concert in 2013

In sport….

We reveal the leading name going forward for the vacant London hurling job, and speak to London football manager Paul Coggins on why he is staying on for one more year

Match coverage from the first ever home-grown GAA final in London, as well as other club news and reports from the county

European rugby round-up and soccer preview of the Republic of Ireland’s crunch match against Scotland next month to qualify for France 2016

Shinty report as Ireland lost out in the first stage to Scotland

Soccer round-up, camogie news, and pictures of the minor James O’Brien cup for U6 / 8 / 10s as hosted by St. Kiernan’s in Mill Hill

and much, much more


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