Post Reporter

Post Reporter

Television: Pick of today's viewing

Television: Pick of today's viewing

Former Big Brother contestant Anna Nolan is in the process of carving out a respectable TV presenting career for herself. Is Anyone Out There? 10.30pm, RTE1:

Go see

Go see

Theatre: Tom Crean – Antarctic explorer, by Aidan Dooley, national tour, February 25 to June 11.

Not the role of a press council

Not the role of a press council

Michael Foley's analysis (SBP 13/02/05) of what would have happened had the Irish press council and its code been in place during the Kevin Myers furore is completely wrong, and shows that he - like many politicians - misunderstands the role of such

VC firms make €3.8m on Farran sale

VC firms make €3.8m on Farran sale

Venture capital firms Kernel Capital and Delta Partners each made a €3.8 million gross profit from the buyout of Farran Technology in Cork for €24 million.

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: