White doves are released following the funeral of Kevin McKee at St Peter’s Cathedral in Belfast. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

Recovery of the ‘disappeared’ was a part of the peace process in Northern Ireland that was working and had proven itself, the funeral Mass for Kevin (...)

Forensic archaeologists examine five acres of a bog in Oristown Co Meath, as a fresh search for the body of Brendan Megraw, who was murdered and secretly buried by the IRA, commences. Photograph:  Niall Carson/PA Wire

Oristown bog probably hasn’t changed much since Brendan Megraw Disappeared in April 1978. The pinkisk-purple heather is still bringing colour to the r(...)