Andy Halpin

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 Savina Donohoe, curator of Cavan County Museum, turf cutter Jack Conway, and Andy Halpin, assistant keeper, Irish Antiquities Division, National Museum of Ireland, with a prehistoric 10kg lump of bog butter thought to have been a gift to the gods, which was found by turf cutters. Photograph: Cavan County Museum/PA Wire

A prehistoric 10kg lump of bog butter thought to have been a gift to the gods has been found by turf cutters. The creamy white dairy product, which (...)

Vikings: the television series stars Gabriel Byrne and Travis Fimmel

It is a scene familiar from every primary-school history book. A horde of long-haired, sword-wielding, fearsome-looking foreign marauders run amok (...)