Liam Finnegan is seen at the Waldorf Barbershop in Westmoreland Street, Dublin, in 2011. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The death has taken place of Liam Finnegan, one of Dublin’s best-known and most respected barbers. Mr Finnegan (73) took over the Waldorf Barbershop(...)

Patrick Freyne has a beard shave and hair cut by Liam Finnegan, at The Waldorf Barbershop, Westmoreland Street, Dublin 2. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill

Beards are back. Well, so a hundred columnists suggested after an Oscar ceremony filled with A-list actors covered in facial fur. This startlin(...)