Kevin Barry was hanged on November 1st, 1920, aged 18 in an act that inflamed Irish public opinion

A newly discovered letter written by Kevin Barry on the eve of his execution in 1920 has come to light and will be sold at auction next month. Sheppar(...)

Anyone attending the auction viewing that opens at Sheppard’s in Durrow, Co Laois, on Saturday should make a beeline for Lot 406. At first glance, the(...)