Jackie Kennedy with her children Caroline and John at Woodstown Co Waterford. Photograph: Colman Doyle /The National Photographic Archive

Jackie Kennedy was aware that her letters to Irish priest Fr Joseph Leonard had been kept by the All Hallows Seminary in Dublin after his death in 196(...)

Caroline Kennedy and Taoiseach Enda Kenny at the opening of the Kennedy homestead and visitor centre at New Ross, Co Wexford, in June last year. Photograph: Eric Luke

Jackie Kennedy’s letters to Irish priest Fr Joseph Leonard were not her only correspondence with Ireland. It has emerged that she also wrote to Joh(...)

 Caroline Kennedy, only surviving daughter of former US President John F Kennedy,  launching the JFK Homecoming multimedia exhibition at the National Library of Ireland yesterday.  Photograph: Alan Betson

President John F Kennedy promised to return to Ireland during his euphoric homecoming visit in 1963. Felled by an assassin’s bullet later that year, h(...)