Amy Barrett

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Saved by the belligerent: Fionn Davenport’s  arid discussion of the Russian revolution on Inside Culture (RTÉ Radio 1, Monday) was enlivened by anti-communist firebrand Peter Hitchens.

Comedy, the saying goes, is tragedy plus time. The veracity of this proposition is one of the issues on Inside Culture (RTÉ Radio 1, Monday), in a spe(...)

Melissa O’Keeffe (left) and her sister Amy Barrett leave court after their father, Jerry O’Keeffe (69) received a 10 year jail term at the Central Criminal Court for offences including rape, indecent assault and sexual assault. Photograph: Collins Courts.

A retired soldier who raped his daughter and regularly abused another daughter has been jailed for 10 years. Mr Justice Patrick McCarthy said Jerry O(...)