Arlene Foster Theresa May

Hung parliament hands DUP power

BRITISH politics has been thrown into turmoil by the ill-fated General Election called by Theresa May. The Conservatives remain the largest party and May remains Prime Minister, but the...
Joanne Leanne Glow

Glasgow Marys Glow-ing strong!

I AM perhaps the last person who could be considered an aficionado of reality TV programmes. To be honest, the briefest glimpse of one would generally have me reaching...
Celtic fans

The fans came in their thousands again

WHEN the final whistle blew in The Estadio Nacional on the 25th of May 1967 there were immediate scenes of bedlam and unhindered joy amongst the fans of Celtic...
Liz Clarke Celtic Music Radio

Liz takes her place in the Hall of Fame

LIZ Clark, much-loved presenter of Celtic Music Radio, has been selected for induction Scottish Traditional Music Hall of Fame for 2017. The traditional music aficionado is being inducted into the...
Ireland EU flags

Why it makes sense to stay in the EU

I GAVE a talk to a London audience recently on the subject of Ireland, the UK and the EU. In my remarks, I explained the positive impact four decades...
Frank Meehan and Erik Honecker

Journeying a road less travelled

PRESENT at some of the most tense and iconic moments in the turbulent relationship between the United States and the Eastern Bloc countries throughout the Cold War, the political...