Review: HP & The Deathly Hallows

HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS. By JK Rowling, Bloomsbury, €13.30. Published July 28th, 2007, The Sunday Business Post. Review by Alex Meehan And so it ends. Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows is the seventh and final novel in JK Rowling’s monumentally successful series and, for hardcore Potter fans, this is the most eagerly… Continue Reading


Review: HP & the Order of the Phoenix

Sunday, July 15, 2007 – Reviewed by Alex Meehan Directed by David Yates, At cinemas nationwide, cert 12A. Is there anything worse than not being believed when you’re telling the truth? For Harry Potter in the Order of the Phoenix, the answer is no. A plot exists to persuade the wizarding world that Harry and… Continue Reading


How brass is your neck?

My award for brass neck of the week goes to the fantastic Cosimo Mele, of the Christian Democrat UDC party, deputy for the constituency of Brindisi in Southern Italy. He was caught in flagrante delicto with a prostitute this week in Rome, when the girl was rushed to hospital apparently suffering the effects of a… Continue Reading