Curlews: down to the last 98 breeding pairs. Illustration: Michael Viney

Exploring, once, the origins of the EU’s ecological shopping list for the habitats directive, I came upon a memoir by someone who took part in mara(...)

 Aoife Quinn: formerly owned  the Holiday Inn Hotel in Nottingham, control of which was seized by Anglo Irish Bnk in 2011.  Collins Courts

Family members of businessman Seán Quinn have been told that the former Anglo Irish Bank has been unable to locate 135 original documents, including (...)

Aoife Quinn, in an affidavit on behalf of her mother and siblings, said her  family “cannot be expected to have any confidence” in the discovery process undertaken by IBRC”. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Family members of bankrupt businessman Seán Quinn say they have no confidence in a disclosure of documents process by Irish Bank Resolution Corporatio(...)

Aoife Quinn. Photograph:  David Sleator/THE IRISH TIMES

The Commercial Court will deal next month with an application by the Quinn family for orders striking out, due to alleged failure to make proper di(...)

Businessman Sean Quinn.  Lawyers on behalf of the Quinn family made an application to Dublin Circuit Criminal Court for a transcript of the criminal trial for use by the Quinn in two upcoming civil actions. Photograph: Collins

Lawyers for a former director of Anglo Irish Bank have described a request by the Quinn family for a transcript of his previous criminal trial as a “f(...)

 In an affidavit, Aoife Quinn said 16 recordings recently disclosed to the Quinns, covered a period from July to September 2008. Photograph: David Sleator

Recordings of conversations involving senior executives of Anglo Irish Bank include a recording of a conversation indicating there was a 2 per cent(...)

Former billionaire Sean Quinn. Photograph: Collins

A hearing to decide if members of bankrupt businessman Seán Quinn’s family have adequately explained 67 transactions involving movement of substantia(...)

A hearing in relation to transactions involving the Quinn family has been adjourned. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

A hearing to decide whether members of bankrupt businessman Sean Quinn’s family have adequately explained 67 transactions involving movement of substa(...)

Mr Justice Peter Kelly made orders under which various members of Seán Quinn’s family are to provide sworn affidavits outlining their explanations for 63 transactions. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Explanations from members of bankrupt businessman Sean Quinn’s family concerning transactions involving movement of substantial sums between national (...)

 Stephen Kelly pictured with his wife Aoife Quinn. Photograph: Collins

One of the joint receivers appointed over assets of members of the family of bankrupt businessman Sean Quinn has asked for time to consider an expl(...)