I The door knocker of the Headquarters of the Irish Georgian Society on South William Street. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

It was a brief letter to The Irish Times from Desmond Guinness that got the ball rolling. Writing in July 1957, he lamented that the old Georgian Soci(...)

The Tesco store in Roscrea, Co Tipperary, has been found to be partly unauthorised because key elements of the original scheme we(...)