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David Beckham’s love for Ireland

Former soccer star David Beckham has spoken warmly of his love for Ireland and has also revealed why he believes his former team mate Roy Keane will do a great job as Republic of Ireland assistant manager. In an interview with Glenda Gilson of TV3, Beckham said that not only …

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Irish ‘slave woman’ is the daughter of WW2 hero

An Irish woman who has allegedly been held as a slave in a house in London for the past 30 years is the daughter of a World War II hero code breaker. Josephine Herivel was rescued by police last week after claiming she and two other women were being held …

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Maureen O’Hara ‘bullied and beaten’ by 2nd husband

Maureen O’Hara ‘bullied and beaten’ by 2nd husband

Irish actress Maureen O’Hara enchanted millions in a string of successful Hollywood movies such as Miracle on 34th Street and How Green Was My Valley. She is perhaps best remembered for her starring role alongside John Wayne in The Quiet Man, a film that has acquired an army of fans …

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Irish women ‘are pretty but the men are ugly’

It’s good news for Irish women but the men have a lot of catching up to do if figures from the dating site beautifulpeople.com are to be believed. The site has ranked Irish women among the most attractive in the world, whereas the men were among the ugliest. The highly …

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Irish woman led escape from slave house in London

Police and charity workers have been giving more details about how an Irish woman and two others were rescued from a house in London where they had been held captive as slaves for 30 years. It’s been revealed that the 57-year-old Irish woman was the one who made the vital …

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Irish woman rescued after ’30 years of slavery’

An Irish woman and two others have been rescued from a house in London after being held captive for up to 30 years. It’s thought they were used as domestic slaves. The Irish woman, who has not been named, is 57 years old. She was kept along with a 69-year-old …

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Model apologises for ‘smelly Irish’ comments

Model Vogue Williams says she is amazed at the controversy surrounding her comments on a TV show in which she referred to the “smelly Irish”. Williams, who is Irish herself, made the remark during a documentary about the Australian TV soap Home and Away. While filming at Summer Bay near …

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