The Supreme Court is satisfied  the commencement of  District Court criminal proceedings against Mary Kelly and Declan Buckley was an abuse of process and quashed  summonses taken out by hotelier Patrick Halpin. File photograph: Collins Courts

Dublin hotelier Patrick Halpin’s bid to privately prosecute two employees of the Irish Bank Resolution Corporation for alleged deception was motivated(...)

Members of Loughrea Arts, Recreation and Culture  at the boarded up Loughrea Town Hall. From front: Fiona Keane of the East Galway Youth Theatre with her daughter Orlagh and son Adam, John Kelly of the Seumas O’Kelly Players (as Lord Lascelles), Mary Davison of Loughrea Active Retirement, and John Creaven of the Seumas O’Kelly Players. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Musician Tony Callanan might not have too much in common with Toto, the Sicilian boy who forged a close bond with projectionist Alfredo in Giuseppe T(...)

A handout photo issued by Metropolitan Police of Patrick Halpin. The family of the ‘gifted and talented’ student who disappeared during a college trip to London was given false hope he was alive when they were mistakenly told he had boarded his plane home to Ireland, an inquest has heard. Photograph: PA

Patrick Halpin, the Galway youth who died tragically in an accident in London in February, was killed in a fall of less than four metres, a cor(...)

Metropolitan Police have confirmed that student Patrick Halpin, whose body was discovered on a roof in central London last month, died of brain injuries after falling.

The post mortem results on Patrick Halpin, the DCU student who was found dead on a roof in central London in February, have confirmed that he d(...)

The parents and sister of 18-year-old Loughrea student Patrick Halpin, who died tragically in London last week, last night paid tribute at a Mass in the city.

The parents and sister of 18-year-old Loughrea student Patrick Halpin, who died tragically in London last week, tonight paid tribute to him at (...)

Patrick Halpin:   had become separated from his friends

A postmortem on Patrick Halpin (18), the Galway student found dead on a roof in London last week, has failed (...)

Patrick Halpin who became separated from his friends after he went to get food.

A postmortem is expected to be carried out tomorrow on the body of Galway student Patrick Halpin (18) found dead on a roof in London’s Leicester Squar(...)

Patrick Halpin: CCTV footage showed student entering restaurant

Patrick Halpin, the 18-year-old Galway student found dead on a roof in London’s Leicester Square, is believed to have gained access to it after becomi(...)

Patrick Halpin, 18, a DCU student from Loughrea, Co Galway.

The whereabouts of an 18-year-old Irish student who went missing in London on Tuesday night remain unknown.Earlier it had been reported that Mr Halpin(...)

Undated photograph of DCU student Patrick Halpin (18)

The Irish student, Patrick Halpin, missing in London for nearly two days was found dead on the roof of a restaurant off Leicester Square, police have (...)