Tuesday 24 April 2018

Knowing the price of everything and the value of nothing

• The treating of the Arts Council as a quango by the Government in its frantic effort to apply slash-and-cut tactics to save money is short-sighted.

Our culture -- be it Irish dancing, music, singing, literature, films or painting -- has done so much for the well-being of our society. It has given us deserved recognition throughout the world.

It is not the concrete remains of half-built housing estates that makes you proud to be Irish.

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