Shannon Matthews Abduction

Shannon Matthews Abduction

UPDATE 7th APRIL 2008 Karen Matthews, Shannon’s mother, has been arrested on suspicion of perverting the course of justice. Michael Donovan (aka Paul Drake), the man charged with abducting Shannon, […]

New Political Party in Ireland

New Political Party in Ireland

Riddle me this: how do you know if something is located in Dublin? Simple: it’ll have the word National at the start of its name. The National Gallery. The National […]

How we plan things in Ireland

Five billion, by Jesus! Five billion. Roll that around your tongue there for a minute like a good smoky, solid old Irish whiskey. Five billion. It doesn’t sound much when […]

True story

True story

Years ago, when I used to live in Dublin, I went to a match at Blackrock. In those days, Limerick guys living locally would turn out in support of any […]

Sheepskin Shaggers

About eleven or twelve years ago, we Limerickers who lived in Dublin turned out to support Shannon against Blackrock in the AIL, as we did for most Limerick clubs. After […]