Is Ireland still no country for young people?

This article originally appeared on IrishTimes.com on 29th December 2018. In the year up to April 2018, 12,500 people aged 15-24 left Ireland. The figure stands in stark contrast with the numbers who emigrated at the peak of the recession. Between April 2011-2012, 35,800 in the same age group emigrated in the face of an…

By admin 20th June 2019 0

Lisa O’Neill interview in The Irish Times

I’ve been a huge fan of Lisa O’Neill’s for a few years now, so when the opportunity to interview her for The Irish Times presented itself, I was delighted. Lisa is a truly unique and incredibly talented Irish musician and her latest album, Heard a Long Gone Song, is truly wonderful. My interview with Lisa is…

By admin 6th November 2018 0

Irish Times Magazine: How the west has won

My story about people moving from Dublin to the west of Ireland was the cover story for the Irish Times magazine on Saturday. I’m really proud of this article, and it’s very close to my heart. It was an absolute privilege to speak to so many wonderful, fascinating and engaging people about their experiences of…

By admin 3rd September 2018 0

PinkNews Updates

I’m currently doing some freelance reporting for PinkNews, one of the world’s leading LGBT+ news websites. In the last few weeks, I’ve gotten to work on some important stories. Here’s a selection of some of the work I’ve done for PinkNews over the last few weeks: Gay man turned away from London club for wearing…

By admin 22nd August 2018 0