Dan Donnelly

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The  National Conventional Ploughing Champion Martin Kehoe and   National Reversible Ploughing Champion Dan Donnelly both from Wexford at the National Ploughing Championships at Ratheniska, Co Laois on Friday. Photograph: Alf Harvey

The final sod has been turned at a scaled back National Ploughing Championships in Ratheniska, Co Laois with Wexford men Martin Kehoe and Dan Donnelly(...)

Undated painting of boxing pioneer Tom Molineaux.

Imagine the strangeness: an African-American moving through the Irish countryside in the late 1810s, the Famine more than 30 years in the country’s fu(...)

A poster celebrating Dan Donnelly.

Sir Daniel Donnelly was buried in Bully’s Acre, in the grounds of the Royal Hospital in Kilmainham, but not for long. Grave robbing was big busines(...)

St Michan’s Church

Revisiting the crypt of the St Michan’s Church in Dublin recently, after many years, I was disappointed to see that the tour guides no longer invite y(...)

Emporium Kalu, one of the town’s best boutiques, is housed in a former pub
Shoptalk: Naas

In Naas, the thoroughbred county’s key shopping town there’s an air of expectation about next month’s Aintree and Punchestown festivals, the finale(...)

Stewart Davis and Teresita O’Callaghan of the Lee Rowing Club receive their cheque from Simon McBeth of eFlow at the National Rowing Centre in Farran, Co Cork. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

The spotlight will be on the stars of the future at the first Ireland trial in two weeks’ time, but the older rowers showed the way at the World Maste(...)