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"To see just how far we've come" - Are You Right There Father Ted?

When families across Ireland tuned in to Channel 4 on 13 March, 1998, their anticipation for a new series of Father Ted was tainted with bleak reality. 3,201 more words



Explanation of bizarre allusion below…

The occasion for this insanity? My last photoshoot with the amazing Alan Moss, for which the only completely new outfit I had to sport was a vintage 1980s Nicki Ferrari dress. 80 more words


An Americans reaction to Father Ted

They say that Americans have a hard time understanding British humour. Well what about Irish comedy? No not your standard Irish comedy – Father Ted.

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Burren, Bogs and Father Ted - Travels in Ireland

One of the most important things we have learned so far in Ireland is, get over the weather quickly! Once you do that you can get on with enjoying your time. 1,276 more words


August '15 - The Divine Comedy

Everybody knows this month’s Artist In Residence (except you)…


The Divine Comedy – or more specifically their singer Neil Hannon – are the musical equivalent of the guy in the pub who only says one thing an hour. 1,253 more words

"All the people in televisionland" - Father Ted and His Faithful Friends

On 14 March, 1997, Father Ted had his finest hour. But it didn’t happen in Father Ted – it happened in reality.

A little context is required. 2,017 more words


Muck and Brass

My wife is a genius. Such praise one does not shower lightly.

It’s our first Irish summer holiday and she has risen to the task magnificently. 430 more words