Lisa Vatcher


The Globe and Mail: What to expect on Republic of Doyle finale: skulduggery, tomfoolery and derring-do

Posted by Lisa Vatcher on February 5, 2014  /   No Comments

By John Doyle/ February 5, 2013. Yer man the former mayor is out of jail. Hopped the hoosegow. After doing time for the corruption thing and, anyway, the bloody man should have done more time for …


Ottawa Citizen: Republic of Doyle still a homegrown hit

Posted by Lisa Vatcher on February 3, 2014  /   No Comments

BY ALEX STRACHAN / POSTMEDIA NEWS/ February 3, 2014. It may be the wind, the fogbound coves and the proximity of the sea. It may be the folk music, with its Irish and Cornish influences. It …


Huffington Post: Shaun Majumder Baits Tourists To Newfoundland

Posted by Lisa Vatcher on January 7, 2013  /   No Comments

By Annette Bourdeau / January 7, 2013. Shaun Majumder is really hoping that if he builds Majumder Manor, tourists will come to his beautiful hometown of Burlington in rural Newfoundland. The “This Hour Has 22 Minutes” …


Take the Shot honoured at NL Business Excellence Awards

Posted by Lisa Vatcher on December 5, 2013  /   No Comments

It was an afternoon of celebrating excellence in local business on Wednesday, when the 21st annual Business Excellence Awards were put off by the St. John’s Board of Trade at the Convention Centre. The St. …


The Globe and Mail: Shaun Majumder, every word really is absolutely true

Posted by Lisa Vatcher on April 30, 2012  /   No Comments

By John Doyle/ April 30, 2012. A few years ago I attended a taping of This Hour Has 22 Minutes in Halifax. It was a fun evening, with the studio audience enjoying every joke. The …


CBC’s Q with Jian Ghomeshi: Boy on Bridge

Posted by Lisa Vatcher on July 12, 2012  /   No Comments


The Globe and Mail: Buckle up tight for Republic of Doyle’s rollicking season-ender

Posted by Lisa Vatcher on April 20, 2013  /   No Comments

By John Doyle Far be it from me to speculate about your taste and the vital importance of Michael Bublé hosting the Juno Awards (see below) but I’d guess that for a lot of people …