Lucinda Creighton: frequently spoken of as a potential leader of Fine Gael. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Any list of the most impressive Irish politicians of 2013 has to include Lucinda Creighton. This weekend last December, Creighton began a frantic six-(...)

A jubilant Dr John O'Connell, after he was elected in Dublin South Central
Obituary: Dr John O’Connell
  • People
  • March 16, 2013, 06:00

John O’Connell. Born: January 20th, 1927. Died: March 8th, 2013. Dr John O’Connell, who died last week aged 86 years, had a varied caree(...)