Ireland

Article image
Ransomware attack disrupts Irish health services
IT systems shut down and some medical appointments cancelled after attempt to access data

Rory Carroll Ireland correspondent

14, May, 2021 @11:02 AM

Article image
The Butchers: novel set in Irish BSE crisis wins Ondaatje prize
Ruth Gilligan’s thriller about eight men who cull cattle in rural Ireland wins £10,000 for books that ‘best evoke the spirit of a place’

Alison Flood

11, May, 2021 @6:00 PM

Article image
'People got nervous if a bag was left on a chair': Paul Johnson on Northern Ireland
The Guardian’s former deputy editor recalls his time reporting from Belfast during the Troubles

Rory Carroll

09, May, 2021 @2:00 PM

Article image
Anger at reports of UK proposals to ban Troubles-era prosecutions
Sinn Féin, Labour, SDLP and Alliance accused Downing Street of betraying victims of violence

Rory Carroll Ireland correspondent

05, May, 2021 @11:44 PM

Article image
Northern Ireland, the union and shifting borders | Letters
Letters: Radical changes to the United Kingdom’s borders are not unprecedented, writes Alan Wallace, while Declan O’Neill says that reunification is now a real possibility

Letters

05, May, 2021 @4:15 PM

Article image
End of Sentence review – a masterclass in understated acting
John Hawkes is at his beguiling best as a man on a road trip with his estranged son in Elfar Adalstein’s flawed, fascinating debut

Phuong Le

04, May, 2021 @2:00 PM

Article image
How could a vote on the unification of Ireland play out?
How a referendum would be triggered and the options offered to voters are fraught with difficulty

Lisa O'Carroll

03, May, 2021 @1:53 PM

Article image
Sir Jeffrey Donaldson launches campaign to become DUP leader
MP for Lagan Valley says he will face Edwin Poots to create first leadership contest for party

Rory Carroll Ireland correspondent

03, May, 2021 @1:09 PM

Article image
Arlene Foster may preach unity now, but she led with division | Susan McKay
Northern Ireland is slipping out of the DUP’s grasp, says the Irish writer and journalist Susan McKay

Susan McKay

02, May, 2021 @3:14 PM

Article image
Plaid Cymru has a mountain to climb, but Welsh independence is no pipe dream | Simon Jenkins
Wales has gone from ‘indy curious’ to ‘indy plausible’, and nationalists should look to Ireland for inspiration, says Guardian columnist Simon Jenkins

Simon Jenkins

01, May, 2021 @10:00 AM

Article image
Northern Ireland at 100: a timeline of its founding
As the region marks its centenary, we look at how it was created after the partition of Ireland

Lisa O'Carroll

30, Apr, 2021 @12:44 PM

Article image
Wild Mountain Thyme review – Emily Blunt in an awful Irish stew
This bucolic romance, co-starring bashful Jamie Dornan, is awash with whimsy, wonder – and laughable accents

Peter Bradshaw

30, Apr, 2021 @6:00 AM

1 / 608 pages