Goldsmiths Se O’Donoghue and Lee Harding of Da Capo jewellers unveil the Brian Boru millennium crown  at Dublin Castle yesterday. Photograph: Dave Meehan

A thousand years after he died on Good Friday at the Battle of Clontarf, Brian Boru’s place in the ancestral (...)

Desmond Burke of Tourism Ireland with Emma Greene (left) and Rebecca Birka at the dress rehearsal in southern Sweden for the Battle of Clontarf re-enactment. Photograph: Tourism Ireland/Martin Lindeborg

Iarnród Éireann has warned there will be no north Dublin Dart services on Sunday, the second day of the Battle of Clontarf Festival in St Anne’s Pa(...)