Heineken Cup — Munster vs Gloucester

Forget Bertie Ahern. Forget Iraq. Forget global warming. Forget the banking crisis. Tomorrow, Munster meet Gloucester in a make-or-break crunch game that will either see us progress to the semi-finals […]

Munster 19 -- London Wasps 3

Munster 19 — London Wasps 3

God, that felt good! (Pics (c) Inpho Photography from www.munsterrugby.ie) Like Ronan here, I went home with two smiles on my face, and Bullet had another two, but that was […]

Northern Rock Banking Collapse

The phone rang.  It was Limehouse Dick, and he was worried.  I could hear him sweating. Northern Rock, he said.  They’re in trouble. Yes, I said. I know.  In fact […]

Limehouse Dick comes good again

The ivy on the wall outside my study window is ancient and gnarled. It offers excellent hand- and footholds and has seen the clandestine arrival and departure of Ambassadors, Heads […]