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#Graham Linehan

# graham-linehan - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

RTÉ receives more than 500 pieces of feedback over Prime Time programme about transgender issues
# Prime Time
# Prime Time

RTÉ receives more than 500 pieces of feedback over Prime Time programme about transgender issues

Jan 23rd 2019, 4:40 PM 55,056 Views 139 Comments

The programme examined the growth in the number of young people seeking to change gender.

# graham-linehan - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

Trans activists hold protest outside RTÉ studios ahead of Prime Time programme tonight
# Protest
# Protest

Trans activists hold protest outside RTÉ studios ahead of Prime Time programme tonight

Jan 22nd 2019, 8:33 PM 38,523 Views 202 Comments

Dozens of activists gathered outside RTÉ’s Donnybrook studios this evening.

# graham-linehan - Monday 21 January, 2019

RTÉ defends plans to feature Graham Linehan in Prime Time report on transgender issues
# Controversy
# Controversy

RTÉ defends plans to feature Graham Linehan in Prime Time report on transgender issues

Jan 21st 2019, 1:31 PM 62,848 Views 126 Comments

Over 4,000 people have signed a petition opposing the appearance of the Father Ted co-writer.

A Youtuber raised €175k for a charity supporting transgender kids 'to spite' Father Ted creator Graham Linehan
# Graham Linehan
From The Daily Edge
# Graham Linehan

A Youtuber raised €175k for a charity supporting transgender kids 'to spite' Father Ted creator Graham Linehan

Jan 21st 2019, 12:16 PM 11,746 Views 5 Comments

Alexandria Ortasio-Cortez joined his Twitch stream and Cher retweeted it.

# graham-linehan - Monday 8 October, 2018

Graham Linehan has been given a police warning amid accusation of 'deadnaming'
# Graham Linehan
From The Daily Edge
# Graham Linehan

Graham Linehan has been given a police warning amid accusation of 'deadnaming'

Oct 8th 2018, 11:50 AM 8,302 Views 3 Comments

The accusations were born of a Twitter exchange.

# graham-linehan - Friday 29 June, 2018

Pleasant update - Graham Linehan's cancer has gone
# Up With This Sort Of Thing
# Up With This Sort Of Thing

Pleasant update - Graham Linehan's cancer has gone

Jun 29th 2018, 9:07 AM 19,820 Views 37 Comments

The Father Ted co-writer had revealed earlier this week that he had been undergoing treatment for testicular cancer and would need to undergo chemotherapy.

# graham-linehan - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

Father Ted creator Graham Linehan reveals he's undergoing cancer treatment
# Testicular Cancer
# Testicular Cancer

Father Ted creator Graham Linehan reveals he's undergoing cancer treatment

Jun 27th 2018, 5:59 PM 16,557 Views 16 Comments

Linehan shared the news of his testicular cancer diagnosis on Twitter earlier today.

Graham Linehan revealed he's being treated for testicular cancer
# Graham Linehan
From The Daily Edge
# Graham Linehan

Graham Linehan revealed he's being treated for testicular cancer

Jun 27th 2018, 3:13 PM 2,254 Views 0 Comments

The Father Ted creator tweeted that he’d already undergone surgery and would need chemotherapy.

# graham-linehan - Sunday 3 June, 2018

Graham Linehan announced we're getting a Father Ted musical, and Twitter has lost its reason
# Pope Ted
From The Daily Edge
# Pope Ted

Graham Linehan announced we're getting a Father Ted musical, and Twitter has lost its reason

Jun 3rd 2018, 9:09 AM 3,415 Views 0 Comments

It’s the moment we’ve all been waiting for.

# graham-linehan - Saturday 2 June, 2018

Father Ted's 'real final episode' is on the way - in stage musical form
# This Sort Of Thing
# This Sort Of Thing

Father Ted's 'real final episode' is on the way - in stage musical form

Jun 2nd 2018, 6:25 PM 17,086 Views 36 Comments

Ted writer Graham Linehan made the announcement on Twitter earlier today.

# graham-linehan - Friday 18 May, 2018

Graham Linehan has a few words for anyone who isn't planning to vote next Friday From The Daily Edge

Graham Linehan has a few words for anyone who isn't planning to vote next Friday

May 18th 2018, 12:54 PM 8,413 Views 6 Comments

Make sure you have your say on May 25th.

# graham-linehan - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

Graham Linehan has offered Kanye West some helpful words of advice on Twitter
# Graham Vs Kanye
From The Daily Edge
# Graham Vs Kanye

Graham Linehan has offered Kanye West some helpful words of advice on Twitter

May 2nd 2018, 5:50 PM 8,345 Views 3 Comments

Listen up, Kanye.

# graham-linehan - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Here's why you should be watching Sharon Horgan's latest sitcom about parenting
# Too Real
From The Daily Edge
# Too Real

Here's why you should be watching Sharon Horgan's latest sitcom about parenting

Nov 21st 2017, 9:00 PM 7,983 Views 11 Comments

Graham Linehan is involved.

# graham-linehan - Sunday 15 October, 2017

Father Ted co-creator leaves Twitter because of 'Nazis with blue ticks'
# Goodbye Toilet Town
# Goodbye Toilet Town

Father Ted co-creator leaves Twitter because of 'Nazis with blue ticks'

Oct 15th 2017, 2:35 PM 41,735 Views 125 Comments

Linehan was an early adopter of the platform and his following had grown to nearly 700,000.

# graham-linehan - Sunday 23 April, 2017

A woman carrying a Father Ted sign at the maternity hospital protest only went and bumped into Graham Linehan
# Not An Ecumenical Matter
From The Daily Edge
# Not An Ecumenical Matter

A woman carrying a Father Ted sign at the maternity hospital protest only went and bumped into Graham Linehan

Apr 23rd 2017, 3:48 PM 11,483 Views 0 Comments

The man himself!

# graham-linehan - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

12 essential life lessons we learned from The IT Crowd From The Daily Edge

12 essential life lessons we learned from The IT Crowd

Mar 8th 2017, 9:00 PM 10,544 Views 7 Comments

Comedy? No. It’s a guide to living.

# graham-linehan - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Father Ted's Speed 3 Episode: An Oral History
# Hairy Babies
From The Daily Edge
# Hairy Babies

Father Ted's Speed 3 Episode: An Oral History

Feb 28th 2017, 2:00 PM 22,402 Views 13 Comments

Is there anything at all to be said for another mass?

# graham-linehan - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

Graham Linehan has endorsed this Father Ted/Repeal The 8th traffic box in Dublin
# Ah Go On Go On
From The Daily Edge
# Ah Go On Go On

Graham Linehan has endorsed this Father Ted/Repeal The 8th traffic box in Dublin

Sep 20th 2016, 7:58 PM 5,126 Views 0 Comments

So now.

# graham-linehan - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

Mrs Brown's Boys voted best British sitcom of the century
# D'lightful
# D'lightful

Mrs Brown's Boys voted best British sitcom of the century

Aug 23rd 2016, 8:52 AM 26,294 Views 105 Comments

The show beat off contenders such The IT Crowd and the Office.

# graham-linehan - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

"He'll be the first to tell St Peter to feck off" - Ireland says farewell to Frank Kelly
# Good Luck Father Jack
# Good Luck Father Jack

"He'll be the first to tell St Peter to feck off" - Ireland says farewell to Frank Kelly

Mar 2nd 2016, 2:22 PM 28,693 Views 28 Comments

The much-loved actor and Father Ted star was laid to rest this morning in Blackrock, Co Dublin.

# graham-linehan - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

People are going mad for this brilliant Father Ted t-shirt
# Father Chewie Louie
From The Daily Edge
# Father Chewie Louie

People are going mad for this brilliant Father Ted t-shirt

Feb 10th 2016, 8:54 AM 19,403 Views 6 Comments

Father Stig Bubblecard? Father Johnny Hellzapoppin’? Father Luke Duke?

# graham-linehan - Monday 19 October, 2015

'In Ireland, Helen would go to jail': Graham Linehan speaks of wife's abortion after fatal foetal diagnosis
# Abortion
# Abortion

'In Ireland, Helen would go to jail': Graham Linehan speaks of wife's abortion after fatal foetal diagnosis

Oct 19th 2015, 10:34 AM 27,574 Views 154 Comments

The couple decided to highlight their story as part of Amnesty International’s campaign to decriminalise abortion in Ireland.

# graham-linehan - Monday 27 April, 2015

This Father Ted writer is not one bit happy with RTE
# Feck It Anyway
# Feck It Anyway

This Father Ted writer is not one bit happy with RTE

Apr 27th 2015, 11:40 AM 42,052 Views 51 Comments

Graham Linehan has had a massive pop at the national broadcaster on Twitter…

RTÉ has responded to Graham Linehan's Twitter assault
# Handbags
From The Daily Edge
# Handbags

RTÉ has responded to Graham Linehan's Twitter assault

Apr 27th 2015, 11:01 AM 7,266 Views 8 Comments

The Father Ted writer called the broadcaster “a joke”.

# graham-linehan - Monday 20 April, 2015

Graham Linehan ate the head off an Irish journalist who criticised Father Ted last night
# Beef
From The Daily Edge
# Beef

Graham Linehan ate the head off an Irish journalist who criticised Father Ted last night

Apr 20th 2015, 9:54 AM 13,751 Views 6 Comments

Criticise Father Ted at your peril.

# graham-linehan - Thursday 22 January, 2015

The Walshes was cancelled, and Graham Linehan is pretty mad
# The Walshes
From The Daily Edge
# The Walshes

The Walshes was cancelled, and Graham Linehan is pretty mad

Jan 22nd 2015, 2:47 PM 6,460 Views 6 Comments

The BBC decided to axe the show after only three episodes.

# graham-linehan - Sunday 26 October, 2014

7 of the best cult comedies you can watch on Irish Netflix
# Binge Watch
From The Daily Edge
# Binge Watch

7 of the best cult comedies you can watch on Irish Netflix

Oct 26th 2014, 1:00 PM 42,023 Views 54 Comments

Allow us to hunt down the best shows on Netflix, so you don’t have to.

# graham-linehan - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

The Sun criticised for 'irresponsible' front page of boy with 'devil mark'
# Witch Hunt
# Witch Hunt

The Sun criticised for 'irresponsible' front page of boy with 'devil mark'

Jul 29th 2014, 4:58 PM 46,813 Views 63 Comments

The newspaper, however, says it is conscious of the code and guidance around paying parents for stories.

# graham-linehan - Friday 14 March, 2014

Here's what the UK thought of new Irish sitcom The Walshes
# UK OR NAY
From The Daily Edge
# UK OR NAY

Here's what the UK thought of new Irish sitcom The Walshes

Mar 14th 2014, 1:45 PM 7,310 Views 5 Comments

The three-part comedy aired on BBC Four last night.

Graham Linehan has a clear message for critics of new show The Walshes
# Mrs Walshe's Boys
From The Daily Edge
# Mrs Walshe's Boys

Graham Linehan has a clear message for critics of new show The Walshes

Mar 14th 2014, 8:10 AM 5,027 Views 2 Comments

The three part series premiered on BBC 4 last night.

# graham-linehan - Friday 7 March, 2014

RTÉ's new show The Walshes has thoroughly divided the nation
# The Walshes
From The Daily Edge
# The Walshes

RTÉ's new show The Walshes has thoroughly divided the nation

Mar 7th 2014, 10:19 AM 7,206 Views 11 Comments

The comedy, written by Father Ted’s Graham Linehan, aired its first episode last night.

# graham-linehan - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

"It's not another Ted": Meet the people behind Graham Linehan's new sitcom
# The Walshes
From The Daily Edge
# The Walshes

"It's not another Ted": Meet the people behind Graham Linehan's new sitcom

Mar 5th 2014, 6:00 PM 20,364 Views 22 Comments

The new three-part series makes its TV debut on RTÉ this Thursday night.

# graham-linehan - Sunday 2 March, 2014

Graham Linehan says there's absolutely no chance of a Father Ted revival
# Feck
From The Daily Edge
# Feck

Graham Linehan says there's absolutely no chance of a Father Ted revival

Mar 2nd 2014, 2:18 PM 2,265 Views 3 Comments

Maybe it’s just better off this way… maybe.

# graham-linehan - Friday 21 February, 2014

Here's the first trailer for Graham Linehan's new Irish comedy The Walshes
# The Walshes
From The Daily Edge
# The Walshes

Here's the first trailer for Graham Linehan's new Irish comedy The Walshes

Feb 21st 2014, 12:57 PM 3,366 Views 1 Comment

And it looks a bit great.

# graham-linehan - Friday 31 January, 2014

Here's what to expect from Graham Linehan's new Irish sitcom
# Careful Now
From The Daily Edge
# Careful Now

Here's what to expect from Graham Linehan's new Irish sitcom

Jan 31st 2014, 2:00 PM 17,466 Views 16 Comments

The Walshes was partially filmed in Dublin, co-produced by RTÉ, and drawn from your 1980s childhood.

# graham-linehan - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Here's the trailer for the IT Crowd's final episode
# The It O'dowd
From The Daily Edge
# The It O'dowd

Here's the trailer for the IT Crowd's final episode

Sep 25th 2013, 10:41 AM 1,800 Views 3 Comments

It airs on Channel 4 this Friday.

# graham-linehan - Saturday 16 March, 2013

Tweet Sweeper:  Vogue McFadden is experiencing gym rage
# Twittersphere
From The Daily Edge
# Twittersphere

Tweet Sweeper: Vogue McFadden is experiencing gym rage

Mar 16th 2013, 10:15 AM 15,158 Views 20 Comments

Our pick of the week’s tweets from famous people.

# graham-linehan - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

The Dougal for Pope campaign is gathering momentum...
# How Hard Can It Be Ted?
From The Daily Edge
# How Hard Can It Be Ted?

The Dougal for Pope campaign is gathering momentum...

Mar 13th 2013, 12:30 PM 13,128 Views 20 Comments

…as Dougal himself speaks out.

# graham-linehan - Friday 27 July, 2012

Column: The Twitter joke trial shows freedom of speech has to include comedy
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The Twitter joke trial shows freedom of speech has to include comedy

Jul 27th 2012, 7:30 PM 216 Views 25 Comments

It doesn’t matter if comedy is offensive or upsetting – free speech must allow for all speech, writes Simon Carty.

#TwitterJokeTrial: Man wins appeal against conviction after airport bomb tweet
# Twitter
# Twitter

#TwitterJokeTrial: Man wins appeal against conviction after airport bomb tweet

Jul 27th 2012, 10:32 AM 5,130 Views 16 Comments

Paul Chambers sent a tweet in January 2010 in which he joked he would blow up Robin Hood Airport in Yorkshire.

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