Friday February 28, 2020

Welcome to fantasy Ireland

They’ve been filling your TV screens for the last few Monday evenings – and you can visit them in real life too. Gillian Nelis visits the North to savour the appealing vistas of Game of Thrones

Gillian Nelis

Managing Editor

6th August, 2017

As delivery rooms go, it doesn’t have a lot to recommend it. The lighting is poor – non-existent, actually – there’s a strong breeze rushing through it, and as for the chances of finding an anaesthetist to administer an epidural, forget it. Still, if we’ve learned anything from Game of Thrones over the past seven years, it’s that giving birth to a murderous shadow baby tends to be a brief, if not entirely painless, process....

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