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Tuesday 21 March 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Oscar Wilde

This month
March 2023
# awards rush
'The Irish are on fire': Stars walk the 'green carpet' for Oscar Wilde Awards in LA
Kerry Condon, Jessie Buckley and Eve Hewson were all honoured at this year’s event.
Last month
February 2023
# Quiz
QUIZ: Who said it — Oscar Wilde or Brendan Behan?
The weekend is a time for Behan Wilde.
All time
# resurfaced
Oscar Wilde's ring found almost 20 years after cleaner stole it from Oxford and sold it for fraction of value
The ring was valued at €40,000 in 2002. The man who stole it sold it for £150.
# ContraPoints
Who is ContraPoints and why is she called the 'Oscar Wilde of Youtube'?
Let us explain.
# the happy prince
Rupert Everett: 'The UK and Ireland are probably the two best places in the world to be gay'
The actor has directed and written a new film about Oscar Wilde.
# Rosslare
A three-year-old girl and four other people have been found inside a shipping container in Wexford
The migrants were found inside a unaccompanied container from Cherbourg on the Irish Ferries Oscar Wilde ship.
# running wilde
Paris has finally opened its first-ever Oscar Wilde exhibition
The writer died in the French capital.
# wondrous life
Revealing the hidden lives of the women behind the genius of Oscar Wilde
A new Irish book explores the role of women in Wilde’s life.
# home exchange
What else could I get for the pricetag on ... this €500,000 home
We take a look at what around €500,000 would get you around the rest of the country.
# True Love
Kildare man plans beautiful proposal, 6 months after 'nearly losing the love of my life'
The proposal was filmed for RTÉ’s Today Show.
# running wilde
Gerry Adams made a new friend
You might recognise him.
# parklife
From 'The Floozie' to Father Ted: Dublin's park sculptures in 10 fascinating facts
Did the statue to ‘yer man in Fairview ever get his head glued back on? Where is ‘Floozie in the Jacuzzi’ these days?… And what on Earth is ‘Nightmare on Duck Street’?
# the happy prince
What gifts did Michael D present the Royal Family with, on our behalf?
What do you get for the family that has everything? Well, here’s what…
# Rosslare
Crew "did everything possible" to bring vessel under control before collision
A Stena Europe ferry collided with another passenger car ferry in Rosslare Harbour in October last year.
# Bród
12 Irish things to be properly proud of this Paddy's Day
From James Joyce to the White House.
# ferry services
Sailings resume after Rosslare ferry incident
Ferry services have resumed following an incident in which two ferries collided off Rosslare Harbour yesterday.
# Rosslare
Ferry passengers left at sea after minor collision in Rosslare
A Stena Line ferry coming from Fishguard collided with an Irish Ferries craft during heavy winds this evening.
# Oscar Wilde
Signed copy of The Importance of Being Earnest fetches $362,500 at Sotheby's
A signed first edition of Oscar Wilde’s play was bought for several times the estimate at a Sotheby’s auction in New York.
# wilde about al
Al Pacino coming to Dublin for film fest - and Oscar Wilde
The actor became so obsessed with the Wilde play Salomé that he made a documentary about it -and will present it at Jameson Dublin International Film Festival.
# Doodle
Oscar Wilde's birthday commemorated with Google doodle
Google celebrate Oscar Wilde’s 156th birthday with new doodle on homepage.
# Last Will
The final fortunes of Irish figures published
The details of fortunes – or lack thereof – left behind famous Irishmen like Oscar Wilde, Charles Stewart Parnell and Ernest Shackleton are now available online