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Americans create video guide to Most Beautiful Places in Ireland

Americans create video guide to Most Beautiful Places in Ireland

Like so many Americans, the Vaga Brothers have a soft spot for Ireland. They like it so much they’ve been there several times and produced more than a dozen videos highlighting its many attractions. After sampling traditional cottages, top quality and budget hotels, small bed and breakfasts, they’ve managed to …

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Irishman bumps into British PM Boris Johnson and tears into him big time

Irishman bumps into British PM Boris Johnson and tears into him big time

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson had to listen to some harsh criticism from an angry Irishman when he went electioneering on the streets to drum up support for his approach to Brexit. Johnson led the campaign to leave the European Union in the 2016 referendum and famously promised that Britain …

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Sinéad O’Connor says Prince tried to beat her up

Sinéad O'Connor says Prince tried to beat her up. Photo copyright penner CC3 and ITV

Sinead O’Connor has revealed the one and only time she met music legend Prince he tried to beat her up. The Irish singer’s most iconic song, Nothing Compares 2 U, was written by the late star Prince, but the O’Connor said the success of the song did not create a …

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Train conductor encourages passengers to have a ‘wee chat’ with each other

Train conductor encourages passengers to have a 'wee chat' with each other

A train conductor has become an online hit after he gave his passengers a pep talk and encouraged them to reach out to their friends, family and even strangers to help them if they are struggling with their mental health. One passenger recorded the message and posted it online and …

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Comedy star loves Belfast after surprise breakfast offer

Comedy star Emily Atack loves Belfast after surprise breakfast offer

Comedy star Emily Atack has tweeted her love for the city of Belfast, after she was offered a surprise accompaniment to her breakfast porridge. The Inbetweeners actress was in the Northern capital filming for her latest role in the CBBC comedy Almost Never.

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Irishwoman in battle with UK to allow American husband into Northern Ireland

Irishwoman in battle with UK to allow American husband into Northern Ireland

A woman from Northern Ireland has been told her American husband cannot be granted residency status because they regard her as being British. Emma DeSouza is in the middle of a long running legal battle dating back to 2017. Under the Good Friday Agreement, people in Northern Ireland have the …

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Robert De Niro is desperate to trace his Irish ancestry

Robert De Niro is desperate to trace his Irish ancestry. Photo copyright Angela George CC3

Legendary actor Robert De Niro has revealed he has Irish ancestry and is desperate to find some of his relatives. The 76-year-old star was speaking ahead of the release of his latest gangster movie The Irishman, based on the true-life story of Mafia hitman Frank Sheeran.

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American describes moving to Ireland and immediately feeling at home

American describes moving to Ireland and immediately feeling at home. Photo copyright Jordan Daniel

Californian Erin McGathy flew to Ireland in 2015 to escape from the emotional trauma of her marriage breaking up. She had been there before with her husband on her honeymoon and loved the place. She returned to see if it could offer her some solace from her troubles.

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American explodes five lies about Ireland after visiting Dublin

American explodes five lies about Ireland after visiting Dublin

We know most Americans like Ireland, but comedian Josh Pray absolutely loves it and can’t speak highly enough about both the country and the people. Well, we’re not used to such high praise so we’ll let Josh go ahead and tell you what he thinks of us as he takes …

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