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Sunday 24 May, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: The housemates who found a lost plane wreck

Settle back in a comfy chair and sit back with some of the week’s best longreads.

Friday 22 May, 2020

Your evening longread: How racism became a TikTok trend

It’s a coronavirus-free zone as we bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.

Thursday 21 May, 2020

Trailer Watch: Which film will you stream this weekend? Nights In This post contains a poll

Trailer Watch: Which film will you stream this weekend?

Cinemas might be closed, but there are other ways to watch. Here are a few options.

Your evening longread: A tale of friendship and street art in Dublin

It’s a coronavirus-free zone as we bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.

Full court sittings set to resume tomorrow

It was announced yesterday that sittings would only be two hours long, but on foot of new advice that is set to change.

The Explainer: 100 days after the election, what's happening with government formation?

Yep, we still don’t have a government yet… we take a look at what’s going on.

Wednesday 20 May, 2020

Your evening longread: The plane wreck that could solve a 50-year-old mystery

It’s a coronavirus-free zone as we bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.

Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Your evening longread: The battle to overthrow the Tampax empire

It’s a coronavirus-free zone as we bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.

Monday 18 May, 2020

Your evening longread: A history of the Sahara desert, the hottest place on earth

It’s a coronavirus-free zone as we bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.

Sunday 17 May, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: The story of the real Lord of the Flies

Settle back in a comfy chair and sit back with some of the week’s best longreads.

Friday 15 May, 2020

Your evening longread: Was a Christian manuscript from Jesus' time found in Oxford?

It’s a coronavirus-free zone as we bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.

Trailer Watch: What film will you stream this weekend? Movies This post contains a poll

Trailer Watch: What film will you stream this weekend?

Cinemas might be closed, but there are other ways to watch. Here are a few options.

Thursday 14 May, 2020

Your evening longread: Sally Rooney on writing Normal People

It’s a coronavirus-free zone as we bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.

The Explainer: What is the mysterious syndrome linked to Covid-19 that's affecting children?

A syndrome linked with Covid-19 is being seen in the UK – but has it been seen in Ireland? That’s what we’re looking at in this week’s podcast.

Wednesday 13 May, 2020

Your evening longread: 'The FBI said I was my parents' stolen baby - but was I?'

It’s a coronavirus-free zone as we bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.

Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Your evening longread: The fascinating Micheál MacLiommóir writes about the art of acting

It’s a coronavirus-free zone as we bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.

The Remote: Something for the Eurovision fans and time to catch up with Normal People - it's your weekly TV Guide

We’ve got you covered for some shows to sink your teeth into this week.

'The less decisive the government is, the less sure we are': Irish in England react to change in restrictions

We spoke to men and women in the wake of the latest change in restrictions for the country.

Monday 11 May, 2020

Your evening longread: Meet the record-breaking undersea explorers

It’s a coronavirus-free zone as we bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.

Sunday 10 May, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: How Yoga With Adriene became 'the patron saint of lockdown'

Settle back in a comfy chair and sit back with some of the week’s best longreads.

Friday 8 May, 2020

Your evening longread: My journey to the Antarctic - where I heard icebergs melting...

It’s a coronavirus-free zone as we bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.

'Sean, Sean, Sean...': From Maria Bailey to Trump - Sean O'Rourke's most memorable moments on air

The popular broadcaster will present his final Today With Sean O’Rourke show on RTÉ Radio One today.

Thursday 7 May, 2020

Trailer Watch: Which film are you going to stream this weekend? Movies This post contains a poll

Trailer Watch: Which film are you going to stream this weekend?

Cinemas might be closed, but there are other ways to watch. Here are a few options.

Your evening longread: A man's quest to save the music of the Holocaust

It’s a coronavirus-free zone as we bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.

Wednesday 6 May, 2020

Your evening longread: Who invented the wheel - and how on earth did they do it?

It’s a coronavirus-free zone as we bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.

Tuesday 5 May, 2020

Your evening longread: An American battlefield tells the story of three men from Kerry's 1860s diaspora

It’s a coronavirus-free zone as we bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.

Sunday 3 May, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: The nightmare voyage of the Diamond Princess

Settle back in a comfy chair and sit back with some of the week’s best longreads.

Saturday 2 May, 2020

'It was incredible to witness': RTÉ documentary shows the power of the arts for young children

It follows the launch of the creative programme in Irish schools last year.

Why the conversation around Normal People's sex scenes shows how Ireland has changed

The issue of consent is to the forefront – and the complaints are at a minimum.

Friday 1 May, 2020

Your evening longread: Our brains like the familiar - so why do we seek out new music?

It’s a coronavirus-free zone as we bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.

The Explainer: Where are we at with testing for Covid-19 in Ireland right now?

That’s what we speak to Cillian de Gascun about in this week’s podcast.

Thursday 30 April, 2020

Trailer Watch: Which film are you going to stream this weekend? Movies This post contains a poll

Trailer Watch: Which film are you going to stream this weekend?

Cinemas might be closed, but there are other ways to watch. Here are a few options.

Your evening longread: The lives of the super-rich stars of Instagram

It’s a coronavirus-free zone as we bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.

Ticketmaster is no longer refunding fees on returns for rescheduled gig tickets

The terms and conditions have been updated since earlier this month.

Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Your evening longread: How crisp flavours went from simple to sensational (and bizarre)

It’s a coronavirus-free zone as we bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.

Tuesday 28 April, 2020

Your evening longread: How the Bon Appetit test kitchen became a YouTube hit

It’s a coronavirus-free zone as we bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.

Monday 27 April, 2020

Your evening longread: New realisations about the incredible Great Barrier Reef

It’s a coronavirus-free zone as we bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.

Screen watch: Your guide to the best TV movies to catch this week

From a Japanese children’s classic to the one film to avoid – here are some recommendations for the week ahead.

Sunday 26 April, 2020

Sitdown Sunday: In search of the disappearing art dealer

Settle back in a comfy chair and sit back with some of the week’s best longreads.

Friday 24 April, 2020

Your evening longread: Michael Jordan's iconic moment

It’s a coronavirus-free zone as we bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.