Former 'Irish Times' journalist David Nowlan dies

DR DAVID Nowlan, former theatre critic, medical correspondent and managing editor of The Irish Times, has died. Dr Nowlan studied medicine at Trinity College Dublin and qualified in 1960, later becoming medical registrar at Dr Steevens' Hospital. He was involved in Dublin University Players, and he reviewed theatre regularly for The Irish Times while still a student and while at Dr Steevens' Hospital.