Latest Seamus Heaney News



Poet Seamus Heaney's Last Words Comforted His Wife: "Don't Be Afraid"

3rd September 2013

Poet Seamus Heaney's son spoke at his father's funeral yesterday (2nd September), stating his father contacted his mother, Marie, only...

Seamus Heaney Laid To Rest In Bellaghy As Mourners Pay Respects [Pictures]

2nd September 2013

The Nobel Laureate Seamus Heaney has been laid to rest in his native Bellaghy, Co. Londonderry, at a large funeral...

Stars Turn Out For Seamus Heaney's Funeral

2nd September 2013

Rockers U2 and Hollywood actor Stephen Rea turned out in Dublin, Ireland on Monday (02Sep13) to pay their respects to...

The Great Irish Poet Seamus Heaney Passes Away, Aged 74

1st September 2013

Seamus Heaney was often considered to be the greatest living poets in the world, never mind the greatest from his...

A Nobel Laureate Remembered: The Extraordinary Career Of The Late Seamus Heaney

30th August 2013

Seamus Heaney, the Nobel Prize in Literature award-winning poet, has died aged 74 after a short illness. "The death has...

Seamus Heaney, The Greatest Irish Poet Since Yeats, Dies, 74

30th August 2013

Seamus Heaney, an Irish literary giant who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1995, has died aged 74,...

Seamus Heaney Dead At 74

30th August 2013

Northern Irish poet Seamus Heaney has died at the age of 74.The acclaimed writer, who won the Nobel Prize in...

Harris' Memorial Service Gets Bad Review

1st October 2003

The late RICHARD HARRIS has received his last ever bad review - for his own memorial service. Respected British...

Eminem Says It With Chocolate

6th July 2003

Foul-mouthed rapper EMINEM won the hearts of staff at London's LANDMARK HOTEL by presenting them with boxes of chocolates as...

Abba Star Hates Idol - But Loves Eminem

4th July 2003

The man behind phenomenally successful pop group ABBA has lashed out at the state of modern pop music - but...

Poet Rates Eminem

1st July 2003

Celebrated Irish poet SEAMUS HEANEY has given controversial superstar EMINEM his seal of approval - claiming he has "sent a...