Frank Forde

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Lost at sea: the crew of the Arklow schooner Cymric at Ringsend dockyard in September 1943, including (third left) Michael Tierney, who encouraged Dermot Bolger’s father to become a sailor

There is so much I should have asked my father Roger about his wartime experience undertaking dangerous voyages to Lisbon on tiny Irish ships. But I k(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny, his wife Fionnuala Kenny, with  the Taoiseach’s  brother Cllr Henry Kenny and his wife Maureen in Breaffy House Resort, Castlebar.  Photograph: Michael Donnelly

More than 400 of Taoiseach Enda Kenny’s closest constituency supporters gathered in a Mayo hotel on Saturday night for a dinner to celebrate the 40(...)

New innovator

In 1995, businessman Frank Forde came up with an idea for a device to prevent chimney fires. The system won a national innovation award and wen(...)