Detail from Harry Clarke’s illustrations of Ireland’s Memorial Records 1914-1918

In Paul Murray’s novel Skippy Dies the history teacher Howard Fallon grows frustrated with retelling war stories from a textbook. So he takes his stud(...)

‘Airman of Inisheer’ by Margaret Clarke

“Since the beginning of 2015 the Irish art market has experienced a resurgence and there is a palpable confidence in the saleroom with collect(...)

Illustration by PJ Lynch from his book The Boy Who Fell Off the Mayflower, or John Howland’s Good Fortune

A dragon is flaring his nostrils at me. A demonic little boy glares gleefully from the front carriage of a ghost train. A young man stretches his a(...)

A church conversion can make for a magnificently unique home, the type of project that Kevin McCloud and his Grand Designs team relish. The lofty s(...)

Harry Clarke, who was driving a bin lorry last December in Glasgow when it crashed, killing six people, arrives at Glasgow Sheriff Court to give evidence to an inquiry into the tragedy, August 21st, 2015. Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

A Glasgow bin lorry driver who blacked out at the wheel, sparking an incident which caused the deaths of six pedestrians, has refused to say sorry at (...)

File photograph of the scene in Glasgow’s George Square after a bin lorry crashed in the city centre and killed six people. Photograph: PA

The driver of the bin lorry that crashed in Glasgow killing six people has refused to answer a series of questions at the fatal accident inquiry into (...)

A file photo  of the scene in Glasgow  after a bin lorry crashed into a group of pedestrians. Photograph: PA

The driver of a runaway bin lorry that killed six people had suffered a blackout at the wheel years before, an inquiry has heard. Harry Clarke lost co(...)

A section of the ‘Saint Francis Xavier preaching in the Orient’ window from Harry Clarke Studios which sold for €31,000 at an auction on Tuesday night. Photograph: Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers.

An un-named Jesuit priest was the top bidder in a fiercely-contested auction on Tuesday night of stained glass church windows made by the renowned (...)

A national heritage group has appealed for Irish investors to purchase a collection of stained glass church windows created at the studio of Dublin artist Harry Clarke. Image: Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers.

A national heritage group has appealed for Irish investors to purchase a collection of stained glass church windows created at the studio of Dublin ar(...)

A collection of stained glass windows from the Harry Clarke Studios has come to light and is to be sold at auction. Photographs supplied by Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers.

A collection of stained glass church windows from Dublin’s renowned Harry Clarke studio has come to light and is to be sold at auction later this mon(...)