Interview: Aisling Bea

    When you can get a word in edgeways, Aisling Bea (born O’Sullivan) might just take notice of what you say and engage with you. Otherwise, this most charming and talkative London-based Kildare comedian/actor/writer will carry on chatting. This is a default setting, she advises you, brought about when you are raised in a … Read more Interview: Aisling Bea

Interview: Paul Simon

   The voice is slight yet unmistakable, but the mindset remains as firm, if not steely, as it has always been. Paul Simon may be closer to 80 than 70, but the songwriter – who in 2007 was the first recipient of the Library of Congress’s Gershwin Prize for Popular Song – is having none … Read more Interview: Paul Simon

Hotel Review – Haddington House, Dun Laoghaire, County Dublin, Ireland

Haddington House, Dun Laoghaire, Co Dublin, Ireland. haddingtonhouse.ie                           What’s it all about: Way back in the mid-1800s, the original tenants of Haddington House were officers of the Royal Navy. They were packed off to Dun Laoghaire (then called Kingstown, at this point a … Read more Hotel Review – Haddington House, Dun Laoghaire, County Dublin, Ireland