Brendan Grace tells us about the dark inspiration behind Fr Fintan Stack – and what he talked about with the Fine Gael minister.
Brands, brands, brands.
The best Father Ted tribute you’ll see <3
The show is 20 years old, and it has certainly made an impression on everyone.
And the Holy Stone of Clonrichert? It’s a Class II relic you know…
Got any questions for the Father Ted co-creator? He’ll be dropping by the newsroom tomorrow.
Criticise Father Ted at your peril.
But just how much of an impact did it have on the public?
In which we catch-up with the likes of Fr Dick Byrne, Fr Larry Duff and ‘The Spinmaster’ – 20 years on.
We tried our best to unearth some facts that even the show’s most ardent fans didn’t know…
The lines between the Real World and Father Ted World often blur spectacularly.
Was Lupita Nyong’o's dress comfortable though? That was the question.
Is that a rosary in your pocket or are you just pleased to see me?
It has finally happened :’)
This was inevitable.
It’s moments like this that make it all worthwhile.
The organiser has taken aim at “boorish nonsense from uninformed opinion writers”.
It’s part of a campaign by the Irish Heart Foundation asking people to cut back on their alcohol intake.
All ecumenical matters.
The best reader comments of the sporting week include words of encouragement from Fr. Dick Byrne.
Under no circumstances should it be driven into a big pile of boxes.
Hero. Hero. Hero.
Down with this sort of thing.
As if travelling by train isn’t stressful enough, eh?
Pauline McLynn will be making her first appearance on the show in May.
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’?
Hang on Ted, I can get this one…
‘Dog Pound’ has the Father Ted actor relate a real aul’ shaggy dog tale.
Who cares about Will and Grace when you’ve got Jack and Karen?
The three-part comedy aired on BBC Four last night.