Post Reporter

Post Reporter

Red Cross a casualty of war

Red Cross a casualty of war

The International Red Cross is another casualty of the ‘war on terror'.

Final straw for the Wrenboys

Final straw for the Wrenboys

Dressed in motley clothing and straw masks, five Wrenboys prepare for today's annual Wren parade in Tralee, Co Kerry (pictured on page one of our print edition).

Economic growth at any cost

Economic growth at any cost

It is hardly surprising that the Chambers of Commerce of Ireland (CCI) and their cheerleaders should be lobbying hard this week for ever more work permits for non-EU workers.

Pick of Thursday's viewing

Pick of Thursday's viewing

Dermot O'Leary (him again) recalls the stars who did the business and those who bottled it over the past year. 2004 Winners and Losers, 9pm, BBC2:

Pick of New Year's Eve viewing

Pick of New Year's Eve viewing

The Navan-born comedian, winner of the prestigious Perrier Award in 1998, rattles through a breakneck-paced routine in this set, recorded live during a sell-out at Dublin's Vicar Street. Tommy Tiernan Cracked, 9pm, RTE 2:

Christmas edition

Christmas edition

There was no Last Post column in the Christmas edition of the Sunday Business Post.

Christmas edition

Christmas edition

There was no Last Post column in the Christmas edition of the Sunday Business Post.

Christmas edition

Christmas edition

There was no Commercial Property section in the Christmas edition of the Sunday Business Post.

Pick of Wednesday's viewing

Pick of Wednesday's viewing

A well-deserved airing for one of the classic episodes. Only Fools and Horses: Sleepless in Peckham, 6.30pm, RTE 1:

Christmas edition

Christmas edition

There was no New This Week section in the Christmas edition of the Sunday Business Post.

Cowen the big winner in the local elections

Cowen the big winner in the local elections

One of the great rituals of the end of the parliamentary year is the outbreak of bonhomie.

Pick of Thursday's viewing

Pick of Thursday's viewing

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Pick of New Year's Day viewing

Pick of New Year's Day viewing

From Vienna's recently-renovated Musikverein comes the traditional New Year's Day concert, conducted this year by Lorin Maazel. New Year's Day Concert from Vienna, 10.15am, RTE 1:

Pick of Monday's viewing

Pick of Monday's viewing

In this sideways look at the decade that good taste forgot, a winking Gerry Ryan reminisces about such 1980s televisual touchstones as The Live Mike, Leave it to Mrs O'Brien, Fortycoats, Arthur Murphy's Mailbag, and the wonderful and much-missed Nigh

Pick of Tuesday's viewing

Pick of Tuesday's viewing

For those of you whose tastes run more to the middle of the road, this one-hour special of chat and music should be just the job. The Daniel O'Donnell Show Christmas Special, 9.25pm, RTE 1: