John Cunningham, Eddie Confrey, Patrick Orange, Eamon McCarthy, Les Beegan and Liam Barnes outside Dún Laoghaire Christian Institute. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

For years after Alan died Eddie struggled to climb the steps. The sudden loss of his beloved son in 2006 left an unfillable void. But Eddie kept comin(...)

43 Upper George’s Street in Dún Laoghaire: one of the town’s oldest social clubs

One of Dún Laoghaire’s longest-running purpose-built social clubs is selling up after 130 years at 43 Upper George’s Street. The distinctive, large a(...)