DEPUTY DIGITAL EDITOR - Maeve Connolly worked as a news reporter for the Irish News for over a decade before joining the digital revolution. Her reporting has taken her to Honduras, Malawi, Rome and the glamorous surrounds of a Birmingham park for a papal visit. She also hung out with the Dalai Lama for three days (they didn't stay in touch) and has been writing a column since 2000
Among the details listed on the envelope were his parents' names and a descrption of where he used to live, plus 'used to run discos in the parochial hall and the hotel in the 80s' and 'friends with the fella runs the butchers in Waterfoot'.
HELLO and welcome to the Sleb Safari Celebrity Awards of 2021. As always, it was a close-run race and a game of two halves. There were winners, there were losers, but what mattered was the taking part.