Post Reporter

Post Reporter

Donnybrook house achieves €1.32 million

Donnybrook house achieves €1.32 million

Gunne Residential withdrew 18 Clyde Road in Ballsbridge at €6.45 million. DUBLIN 4:

Five things to do in Manchester

Five things to do in Manchester

Manchester is working hard to shake off its nickname, Madchester. In a nutshell:

So you want to buy...a bolthole in the sun

So you want to buy...a bolthole in the sun

Spain's Mediterranean coast is still one of the most popular choices for those seeking a retreat in the sun.

On view today

On view today

Cityside, Meakstown: two, three, four and five-bed apartments, duplexes, townhouses and semis from €241,950, 2-5pm, Hamilton Osborne King. NORTH DUBLIN:

In the spotlight: Ellen MacArthur

In the spotlight: Ellen MacArthur

Ellen MacArthur, the sailor who circumnavigated the globe solo in record time, has been called a hero.

Holiday clinic: Going slow in a chateau

Holiday clinic: Going slow in a chateau

Maggie and her husband Clive (both in their 50s). THE CANDIDATES:

Comment: Eircom needs to make urgent call on mobile market

Comment: Eircom needs to make urgent call on mobile market

Eircom's quarterly figures, published last week, underline that the phone company will need to hurry up and decide how it will get back into the mobile phone market.

Car insurance quotes for different types of driver

Car insurance quotes for different types of driver

John is a 40-year-old journalist from Cork who has just bought a 2005, 2.5 litre diesel Jeep Cherokee for €45,950. Executive car: John Lawlor:

Student choices

Student choices

It was nice to see The Sunday Business Post (SBP/30/01/05) writing an article for the students who face tough decisions at this time of year regarding their CAO choices.

Television: Pick of today's viewing

Television: Pick of today's viewing

Jimmy Carr hosts this four-hour special where the great British public vote for the most melancholic moments in film, TV and sport. The 100 Greatest Tearjerkers, 8pm, Channel 4:

On the forecourts

On the forecourts

ENGINE: full-time 4WD, leather, climate and cruise control, traction, alloys, CD system, Dolby Pro-Logic and roof rails. MODEL: '04 VOLVO XC70 D5 SE AUTO:

Iraqi elections

Iraqi elections

Niall Stanage claims that the success of the Iraqi elections on January 30 prove that the American-British invasion of Iraq was justified.

Movie highlights of the week

Movie highlights of the week

This tear-jerking screen version of Robert James Waller's best-selling novel chronicles the unlikely but passionate relationship between a bored housewife (Meryl Streep) and a loner photographer for National Geographic (Clint Eastwood). The Bridges o

Hypocrisy over Northern Bank raid

Hypocrisy over Northern Bank raid

I felt compelled to write this letter in response to the huge commotion being made by the establishment parties about the Northern Bank Robbery.

New convertible Mini is a fun investment

New convertible Mini is a fun investment

It may seem a little odd to road test a soft convertible just as winter is departing.