Ted Kennedy Jnr looking at the new bust of his father Edward at the Kennedy Homestead Dunganstown, New Ross, Co Wexford today. Photograph: Mary Browne

A little-known account of Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy’s intervention in the Cuban missile crisis was recalled by her grandson Ted Kennedy Jnr, in Co Wexfo(...)

Pictured at the launch of the Kennedy Summer School 2013 in the Little Museum of Dublin today, were speakers Newstalk presenter George Hook, former minister Mary O’Rourke and  space commentator Leo Enright. Photograph: Mary Browne

Two members of the Kennedy family have been announced the speakers at the Kennedy Summer School, a festival of Irish and American culture, history and(...)