When my mother was dying of cancer, she wanted more than anything to be outside. One day we all drove to Kennedy Park outside New Ross and wand(...)

Milo O’Shea in 1983. The Irish actor died in New York earlier this week at the age of 86. Photograph: Peter Thursfield

Milo O’Shea, the well-known stage, film and television actor, who died on Tuesday aged 86, had a phenomenal memory. Sharing a dressing r(...)

The late Milo O Shea pictured receiving an honorary doctorate from UCD
in 2007 with his wife Kitty Sullivan.
Photograph: Cyril Byrne/ The Irish Times

Veteran Irish actor Milo O’Shea has passed away in New York. O’Shea (86) died in hospital last night after a short illness. The actor played Le(...)