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Prince Charles and Camilla walk on Derrynane beach in Co Kerry. Photograph: Niall Carson, Getty Images

The mayor of Tralee, Norma Foley, and the Cathaoirleach of Kerry County Council, John Sheahan, are waiting for Prince Charles and Camilla Duchess of C(...)

The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall underneath a portrait of Daniel O’Connell with his living relatives as they are shown around Derrynane House. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

It had been threatening to rain all morning but the smudges of grey clouds began to clear over Bunavalla and the sun emerged, watery but welcome, just(...)

Prince Charles meets John Cunningham, the great great great grandson of Daniel O’Connell, during a visit to Derrynane House in Co Kerry. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall have arrived at the home of the 19th century lawyer and politician Daniel O’Connell as their tour of I(...)

Prince Charles  and Camilla who will visit Cork and Kerry this week. Photograph: Getty

Prince Charles and his wife Camilla are to pay their fourth visit in as many years to Ireland this week. During the two-day trip they will be present(...)

Prince Charles and his wife Camilla will visit visit several notable venues during their trip to Ireland. File photograph: The Irish Times

Prince Charles and his wife Camilla are to visit of the home of Daniel O’Connell, the Liberator, at Derrynane in Co Kerry during their three-day visit(...)

Washington Street (pictured) will continue to hear civil cases after criminal cases move to Anglesea Street

Daniel O’Connell defended cases there, the IRA planned to free Tomás Óg Mac Curtain from the dock there and now after almost 200 years of hosting crim(...)

Gary Perkins III as Frederick Douglass, with fellow cast members Tiffany Byrd, Kevin Collins, Louis Davis, Jenny Donovan, Madeline Mooney. Photograph: Rex Daugherty

On the edge of the Anacostia River that flows through Washington DC, a group of actors, directors and musicians are deep in rehearsals, mapping out a (...)

Reopened: O’Connell Tower was forced to close in 1971

The reopening of the O’Connell Tower, Ireland’s tallest round tower, takes place this month. Built in 1855 to commemorate Daniel O’Connell, it was onc(...)

President Michael D Higgins said John Redmond had followed in a line of constitutional nationalists who had won concessions from the British government which had improved the lot of ordinary Irish people. Photograph: The Irish Times

President Michael D Higgins has described John Redmond as a “patriot and a courageous politician who sought to do what he thought was right in the bes(...)

People attend the reopening of the O’Connell tower in Glasnevin Cemetery.  Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

When the O’Connell Tower at Glasnevin Cemetery was first opened in 1869, it was regarded as one of the wonders of the Victorian age. At 55 metres in(...)

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