How the shamrock outgrew the thistle

How the shamrock outgrew the thistle

Just 12 miles separates Torr Head in Antrim and the Mull of Kintyre in southern Scotland, and we are close to our nearest neighbour in more ways than one.  We have a shared love of “the craic,” of whiskey (or whisky), and of beating the English in any kind of sporting...
You Give Love a Bad Name*

You Give Love a Bad Name*

Over the past few days I have seen photos on Twitter of greens scalped by an angry golfer. A divot-sized chunk is torn through the putting surface, the flap of green folded over forlornly to one side. The most recent one is from North West Golf Club on the Inishowen...