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Atticus: Shane Ross’s political memoir attracts few bedfellows

Atticus: Shane Ross’s political memoir attracts few bedfellows

When it emerged that In Bed with the Blueshirts, Shane Ross’s memoir of his time in government, was being published by a UK company, Atlantic Books, we wondere [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Shane Ross’s political memoir a...→
Atticus: Top marks for squabbles of Ireland rugby stars Rob and Dave Kearney

Atticus: Top marks for squabbles of Ireland rugby stars Rob and Dave Kearney

Fraternal fights are a feature of Rob Kearney’s book No Hiding, including a dust-up with brother Dave at the Electric Picnic, which fellow Ireland rugby intern [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Top marks for squabbles of Irel...→
Atticus: Enda Kenny pleased as punch in Belfast

Atticus: Enda Kenny pleased as punch in Belfast

Enda Kenny gets a shout-out in Diary of an MP’s Wife, the indiscreet tome by Sasha Swire. The wife of Hugo, a former Northern Ireland minister, recalls a confe [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Enda Kenny pleased as punch in ...→
Atticus: RTE decides not to toy with ad prices

Atticus: RTE decides not to toy with ad prices

Despite its woeful financial plight, RTE has not increased ad prices on The Late Late Toy Show for the third year in a row. Rather than milk its cash cow, the [...]

Read full article: Atticus: RTE decides not to toy with ad ...→
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Atticus: RTE’s smug holidaymaker on weather report stays in the shadows

Atticus: RTE’s smug holidaymaker on weather report stays in the shadows

By now we should have seen him dozens of times: the smug man on an overseas holiday at the start of the weather report at 9.35pm on RTE Television. On hearing [...]

Read full article: Atticus: RTE’s smug holidaymaker on weat...→
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Ancient Greek theatres reopen for performances

Ancient Greek theatres reopen for performances

Audience numbers and performances are limited at both the Epidaurus Theatre in southern Greece and the Odeon of Herodes Atticus in Athens.

Read full article: Ancient Greek theatres reopen for perfor...→
Atticus: Ciara Kelly’s French quip on Newstalk wasn’t the pits, says BAI

Atticus: Ciara Kelly’s French quip on Newstalk wasn’t the pits, says BAI

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) has rejected a complaint against Ciara Kelly, from a listener who felt the Newstalk presenter had been a tad xenoph [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Ciara Kelly’s French quip on Ne...→
Atticus: Sinn Fein has blind spot on Diego Maradona’s dictator heroes

Atticus: Sinn Fein has blind spot on Diego Maradona’s dictator heroes

Sinn Fein was quick out of the traps to pay tribute to Diego Maradona last week. Paul Gavan, a senator, led the way during the order of business in the Seanad [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Sinn Fein has blind spot on Die...→
Atticus: RTE’s Kin drama is close relation of Hutch feud

Atticus: RTE’s Kin drama is close relation of Hutch feud

A tight-knit Dublin crime family embark on a gangland war with an international drug cartel, one that is impossible to win. The Dublin clan is “outnumbered, ou [...]

Read full article: Atticus: RTE’s Kin drama is close relati...→
Atticus: Ireland's Arts Council U-turn is shocking PR

Atticus: Ireland's Arts Council U-turn is shocking PR

The Arts Council is in trouble with the public relations industry after it cancelled a tender, worth €500,000 over five years, for communications advice. Six l [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Ireland's Arts Council U-turn i...→
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Atticus: Rugby jottings by the likes of Rob Kearney and Seán O’Brien are down to a fine art

Atticus: Rugby jottings by the likes of Rob Kearney and Seán O’Brien are down to a fine art

Crouch, touch, pause, engage: two heavyweights of the Irish rugby team will be scrumming down against each other this autumn — in bookshops. No Hiding is the t [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Rugby jottings by the likes of ...→
Atticus: Good Friday makes agreeable return

Atticus: Good Friday makes agreeable return

Forget stocks, shares, property and art — it looks like the best returns may be had from signed copies of the Good Friday agreement.Sean Eacrett Auctioneers, i [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Good Friday makes agreeable ret...→
Atticus: No cheeky bids at Irish Times supplement auction

Atticus: No cheeky bids at Irish Times supplement auction

Irish Times staff must have spent the past week rooting through their attics after Adam’s auctioneers put a 1981 colour supplement from the newspaper up for sa [...]

Read full article: Atticus: No cheeky bids at Irish Times s...→
Atticus: RTE switches from the old guard

Atticus: RTE switches from the old guard

RTE Radio 1 bosses have a big call to make in the autumn over who will replace the retiring Sean O’Rourke in the 10am to noon slot, with Claire Byrne and Miria [...]

Read full article: Atticus: RTE switches from the old guard...→
Atticus: Greens’ power couple Catherine Martin and Francis Noel Duffy in cosy Dail encounter

Atticus: Greens’ power couple Catherine Martin and Francis Noel Duffy in cosy Dail encounter

It must be difficult for Green Party deputy leader Catherine Martin and her husband, Francis Noel Duffy, to set aside quality time for themselves, particularly [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Greens’ power couple Catherine ...→
Attaboy Atticus: Slieve Donard manager and hotel mascot conquer Mournes

Attaboy Atticus: Slieve Donard manager and hotel mascot conquer Mournes

This two-year-old golden labrador is now top dog in the Mournes after hitting the heights by climbing seven of the most famous peaks in the mountains.

Read full article: Attaboy Atticus: Slieve Donard manager a...→
Heroin, crystal meth and motherhood – confessions of a privileged drug addict

Heroin, crystal meth and motherhood – confessions of a privileged drug addict

“Mom, did you ever do drugs?”My son, Atticus, 12 years old at the time, had casually lobbed the question at me from across the room, prompted by a news story a [...]

Read full article: Heroin, crystal meth and motherhood – co...→
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Atticus: John Delaney row came to a head at RTE

Atticus: John Delaney row came to a head at RTE

The football expression “on me head, son” gets a new twist in Champagne Football, the new book by Sunday Times journalists Mark Tighe and Paul Rowan. It recoun [...]

Read full article: Atticus: John Delaney row came to a head...→
Atticus: No bon appetit at bad taste golf society bash in honour of Mark Killilea

Atticus: No bon appetit at bad taste golf society bash in honour of Mark Killilea

In his apology, Dara Calleary said he attended Wednesday night’s now infamous Oireachtas golf society function in Clifden because it was held to honour someone [...]

Read full article: Atticus: No bon appetit at bad taste gol...→
Atticus: Election observers are easily detected

Atticus: Election observers are easily detected

The Department of Foreign Affairs has been agonising for months over whether it can publish the names of volunteers who go on election observation missions ove [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Election observers are easily d...→
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Atticus: RTE's David McCullagh and Miriam O’Callaghan get presidential treatment

Atticus: RTE's David McCullagh and Miriam O’Callaghan get presidential treatment

Just as the US president and vice-president never fly together, RTE Prime Time presenters David McCullagh and Miriam O’Callaghan are not allowed in the same ro [...]

Read full article: Atticus: RTE's David McCullagh and Miria...→
Atticus: Greens’ power couple Catherine Martin and Francis Noel Duffy in cosy Dail encounter

Atticus: Greens’ power couple Catherine Martin and Francis Noel Duffy in cosy Dail encounter

It must be difficult for Green Party deputy leader Catherine Martin and her husband, Francis Noel Duffy, to set aside quality time for themselves, particularly [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Greens’ power couple Catherine ...→
Atticus: RTE’s Kin drama is close relation of Hutch feud

Atticus: RTE’s Kin drama is close relation of Hutch feud

A tight-knit Dublin crime family embark on a gangland war with an international drug cartel, one that is impossible to win. The Dublin clan is “outnumbered, ou [...]

Read full article: Atticus: RTE’s Kin drama is close relati...→
Atticus: Top marks for squabbles of Ireland rugby stars Rob and Dave Kearney

Atticus: Top marks for squabbles of Ireland rugby stars Rob and Dave Kearney

Fraternal fights are a feature of Rob Kearney’s book No Hiding, including a dust-up with brother Dave at the Electric Picnic, which fellow Ireland rugby intern [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Top marks for squabbles of Irel...→
Heroin, crystal meth and motherhood – confessions of a privileged drug addict

Heroin, crystal meth and motherhood – confessions of a privileged drug addict

“Mom, did you ever do drugs?”My son, Atticus, 12 years old at the time, had casually lobbed the question at me from across the room, prompted by a news story a [...]

Read full article: Heroin, crystal meth and motherhood – co...→
  • #Atticus
Atticus: Rugby jottings by the likes of Rob Kearney and Seán O’Brien are down to a fine art

Atticus: Rugby jottings by the likes of Rob Kearney and Seán O’Brien are down to a fine art

Crouch, touch, pause, engage: two heavyweights of the Irish rugby team will be scrumming down against each other this autumn — in bookshops. No Hiding is the t [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Rugby jottings by the likes of ...→
Atticus: RTE decides not to toy with ad prices

Atticus: RTE decides not to toy with ad prices

Despite its woeful financial plight, RTE has not increased ad prices on The Late Late Toy Show for the third year in a row. Rather than milk its cash cow, the [...]

Read full article: Atticus: RTE decides not to toy with ad ...→
  • #Atticus
Atticus: No bon appetit at bad taste golf society bash in honour of Mark Killilea

Atticus: No bon appetit at bad taste golf society bash in honour of Mark Killilea

In his apology, Dara Calleary said he attended Wednesday night’s now infamous Oireachtas golf society function in Clifden because it was held to honour someone [...]

Read full article: Atticus: No bon appetit at bad taste gol...→
Atticus: No cheeky bids at Irish Times supplement auction

Atticus: No cheeky bids at Irish Times supplement auction

Irish Times staff must have spent the past week rooting through their attics after Adam’s auctioneers put a 1981 colour supplement from the newspaper up for sa [...]

Read full article: Atticus: No cheeky bids at Irish Times s...→
Ancient Greek theatres reopen for performances

Ancient Greek theatres reopen for performances

Audience numbers and performances are limited at both the Epidaurus Theatre in southern Greece and the Odeon of Herodes Atticus in Athens.

Read full article: Ancient Greek theatres reopen for perfor...→
Atticus: RTE's David McCullagh and Miriam O’Callaghan get presidential treatment

Atticus: RTE's David McCullagh and Miriam O’Callaghan get presidential treatment

Just as the US president and vice-president never fly together, RTE Prime Time presenters David McCullagh and Miriam O’Callaghan are not allowed in the same ro [...]

Read full article: Atticus: RTE's David McCullagh and Miria...→
Atticus: Sinn Fein has blind spot on Diego Maradona’s dictator heroes

Atticus: Sinn Fein has blind spot on Diego Maradona’s dictator heroes

Sinn Fein was quick out of the traps to pay tribute to Diego Maradona last week. Paul Gavan, a senator, led the way during the order of business in the Seanad [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Sinn Fein has blind spot on Die...→
Atticus: Shane Ross’s political memoir attracts few bedfellows

Atticus: Shane Ross’s political memoir attracts few bedfellows

When it emerged that In Bed with the Blueshirts, Shane Ross’s memoir of his time in government, was being published by a UK company, Atlantic Books, we wondere [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Shane Ross’s political memoir a...→
Attaboy Atticus: Slieve Donard manager and hotel mascot conquer Mournes

Attaboy Atticus: Slieve Donard manager and hotel mascot conquer Mournes

This two-year-old golden labrador is now top dog in the Mournes after hitting the heights by climbing seven of the most famous peaks in the mountains.

Read full article: Attaboy Atticus: Slieve Donard manager a...→
Atticus: Ireland's Arts Council U-turn is shocking PR

Atticus: Ireland's Arts Council U-turn is shocking PR

The Arts Council is in trouble with the public relations industry after it cancelled a tender, worth €500,000 over five years, for communications advice. Six l [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Ireland's Arts Council U-turn i...→
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Atticus: Enda Kenny pleased as punch in Belfast

Atticus: Enda Kenny pleased as punch in Belfast

Enda Kenny gets a shout-out in Diary of an MP’s Wife, the indiscreet tome by Sasha Swire. The wife of Hugo, a former Northern Ireland minister, recalls a confe [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Enda Kenny pleased as punch in ...→
Atticus: John Delaney row came to a head at RTE

Atticus: John Delaney row came to a head at RTE

The football expression “on me head, son” gets a new twist in Champagne Football, the new book by Sunday Times journalists Mark Tighe and Paul Rowan. It recoun [...]

Read full article: Atticus: John Delaney row came to a head...→
Atticus: Good Friday makes agreeable return

Atticus: Good Friday makes agreeable return

Forget stocks, shares, property and art — it looks like the best returns may be had from signed copies of the Good Friday agreement.Sean Eacrett Auctioneers, i [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Good Friday makes agreeable ret...→
Atticus: RTE’s smug holidaymaker on weather report stays in the shadows

Atticus: RTE’s smug holidaymaker on weather report stays in the shadows

By now we should have seen him dozens of times: the smug man on an overseas holiday at the start of the weather report at 9.35pm on RTE Television. On hearing [...]

Read full article: Atticus: RTE’s smug holidaymaker on weat...→
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Atticus: Election observers are easily detected

Atticus: Election observers are easily detected

The Department of Foreign Affairs has been agonising for months over whether it can publish the names of volunteers who go on election observation missions ove [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Election observers are easily d...→
  • #Atticus
Atticus: RTE switches from the old guard

Atticus: RTE switches from the old guard

RTE Radio 1 bosses have a big call to make in the autumn over who will replace the retiring Sean O’Rourke in the 10am to noon slot, with Claire Byrne and Miria [...]

Read full article: Atticus: RTE switches from the old guard...→
Atticus: Ciara Kelly’s French quip on Newstalk wasn’t the pits, says BAI

Atticus: Ciara Kelly’s French quip on Newstalk wasn’t the pits, says BAI

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) has rejected a complaint against Ciara Kelly, from a listener who felt the Newstalk presenter had been a tad xenoph [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Ciara Kelly’s French quip on Ne...→
Atticus: Sinn Fein has blind spot on Diego Maradona’s dictator heroes

Atticus: Sinn Fein has blind spot on Diego Maradona’s dictator heroes

Sinn Fein was quick out of the traps to pay tribute to Diego Maradona last week. Paul Gavan, a senator, led the way during the order of business in the Seanad [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Sinn Fein has blind spot on Die...→
Atticus: Greens’ power couple Catherine Martin and Francis Noel Duffy in cosy Dail encounter

Atticus: Greens’ power couple Catherine Martin and Francis Noel Duffy in cosy Dail encounter

It must be difficult for Green Party deputy leader Catherine Martin and her husband, Francis Noel Duffy, to set aside quality time for themselves, particularly [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Greens’ power couple Catherine ...→
Atticus: Shane Ross’s political memoir attracts few bedfellows

Atticus: Shane Ross’s political memoir attracts few bedfellows

When it emerged that In Bed with the Blueshirts, Shane Ross’s memoir of his time in government, was being published by a UK company, Atlantic Books, we wondere [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Shane Ross’s political memoir a...→
Atticus: RTE’s Kin drama is close relation of Hutch feud

Atticus: RTE’s Kin drama is close relation of Hutch feud

A tight-knit Dublin crime family embark on a gangland war with an international drug cartel, one that is impossible to win. The Dublin clan is “outnumbered, ou [...]

Read full article: Atticus: RTE’s Kin drama is close relati...→
Attaboy Atticus: Slieve Donard manager and hotel mascot conquer Mournes

Attaboy Atticus: Slieve Donard manager and hotel mascot conquer Mournes

This two-year-old golden labrador is now top dog in the Mournes after hitting the heights by climbing seven of the most famous peaks in the mountains.

Read full article: Attaboy Atticus: Slieve Donard manager a...→
Atticus: Top marks for squabbles of Ireland rugby stars Rob and Dave Kearney

Atticus: Top marks for squabbles of Ireland rugby stars Rob and Dave Kearney

Fraternal fights are a feature of Rob Kearney’s book No Hiding, including a dust-up with brother Dave at the Electric Picnic, which fellow Ireland rugby intern [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Top marks for squabbles of Irel...→
Atticus: Ireland's Arts Council U-turn is shocking PR

Atticus: Ireland's Arts Council U-turn is shocking PR

The Arts Council is in trouble with the public relations industry after it cancelled a tender, worth €500,000 over five years, for communications advice. Six l [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Ireland's Arts Council U-turn i...→
  • #Atticus
Heroin, crystal meth and motherhood – confessions of a privileged drug addict

Heroin, crystal meth and motherhood – confessions of a privileged drug addict

“Mom, did you ever do drugs?”My son, Atticus, 12 years old at the time, had casually lobbed the question at me from across the room, prompted by a news story a [...]

Read full article: Heroin, crystal meth and motherhood – co...→
  • #Atticus
Atticus: Enda Kenny pleased as punch in Belfast

Atticus: Enda Kenny pleased as punch in Belfast

Enda Kenny gets a shout-out in Diary of an MP’s Wife, the indiscreet tome by Sasha Swire. The wife of Hugo, a former Northern Ireland minister, recalls a confe [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Enda Kenny pleased as punch in ...→
Atticus: Rugby jottings by the likes of Rob Kearney and Seán O’Brien are down to a fine art

Atticus: Rugby jottings by the likes of Rob Kearney and Seán O’Brien are down to a fine art

Crouch, touch, pause, engage: two heavyweights of the Irish rugby team will be scrumming down against each other this autumn — in bookshops. No Hiding is the t [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Rugby jottings by the likes of ...→
Atticus: John Delaney row came to a head at RTE

Atticus: John Delaney row came to a head at RTE

The football expression “on me head, son” gets a new twist in Champagne Football, the new book by Sunday Times journalists Mark Tighe and Paul Rowan. It recoun [...]

Read full article: Atticus: John Delaney row came to a head...→
Atticus: RTE decides not to toy with ad prices

Atticus: RTE decides not to toy with ad prices

Despite its woeful financial plight, RTE has not increased ad prices on The Late Late Toy Show for the third year in a row. Rather than milk its cash cow, the [...]

Read full article: Atticus: RTE decides not to toy with ad ...→
  • #Atticus
Atticus: Good Friday makes agreeable return

Atticus: Good Friday makes agreeable return

Forget stocks, shares, property and art — it looks like the best returns may be had from signed copies of the Good Friday agreement.Sean Eacrett Auctioneers, i [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Good Friday makes agreeable ret...→
Atticus: No bon appetit at bad taste golf society bash in honour of Mark Killilea

Atticus: No bon appetit at bad taste golf society bash in honour of Mark Killilea

In his apology, Dara Calleary said he attended Wednesday night’s now infamous Oireachtas golf society function in Clifden because it was held to honour someone [...]

Read full article: Atticus: No bon appetit at bad taste gol...→
Atticus: RTE’s smug holidaymaker on weather report stays in the shadows

Atticus: RTE’s smug holidaymaker on weather report stays in the shadows

By now we should have seen him dozens of times: the smug man on an overseas holiday at the start of the weather report at 9.35pm on RTE Television. On hearing [...]

Read full article: Atticus: RTE’s smug holidaymaker on weat...→
  • #Atticus
Atticus: No cheeky bids at Irish Times supplement auction

Atticus: No cheeky bids at Irish Times supplement auction

Irish Times staff must have spent the past week rooting through their attics after Adam’s auctioneers put a 1981 colour supplement from the newspaper up for sa [...]

Read full article: Atticus: No cheeky bids at Irish Times s...→
Atticus: Election observers are easily detected

Atticus: Election observers are easily detected

The Department of Foreign Affairs has been agonising for months over whether it can publish the names of volunteers who go on election observation missions ove [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Election observers are easily d...→
  • #Atticus
Ancient Greek theatres reopen for performances

Ancient Greek theatres reopen for performances

Audience numbers and performances are limited at both the Epidaurus Theatre in southern Greece and the Odeon of Herodes Atticus in Athens.

Read full article: Ancient Greek theatres reopen for perfor...→
Atticus: RTE switches from the old guard

Atticus: RTE switches from the old guard

RTE Radio 1 bosses have a big call to make in the autumn over who will replace the retiring Sean O’Rourke in the 10am to noon slot, with Claire Byrne and Miria [...]

Read full article: Atticus: RTE switches from the old guard...→
Atticus: RTE's David McCullagh and Miriam O’Callaghan get presidential treatment

Atticus: RTE's David McCullagh and Miriam O’Callaghan get presidential treatment

Just as the US president and vice-president never fly together, RTE Prime Time presenters David McCullagh and Miriam O’Callaghan are not allowed in the same ro [...]

Read full article: Atticus: RTE's David McCullagh and Miria...→
Atticus: Ciara Kelly’s French quip on Newstalk wasn’t the pits, says BAI

Atticus: Ciara Kelly’s French quip on Newstalk wasn’t the pits, says BAI

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) has rejected a complaint against Ciara Kelly, from a listener who felt the Newstalk presenter had been a tad xenoph [...]

Read full article: Atticus: Ciara Kelly’s French quip on Ne...→