Open skies: Bobby Coote in the Frank Shouldice-directed Loosehorse documentary The Man Who Wanted to Fly.

When the story of an octogenarian Co Cavan farmer’s lifelong dream to fly is shown on RTÉ One on Monday night, it marks the next stop on a curious jou(...)

During Easter Week 1916, Frank Shouldice and his brother Jack fought with the Irish Volunteers at the Four Courts. Frank trained his rifle on British (...)

Harry Boland on left and Ena Shouldice on right in a photograph from ‘Grandpa the Sniper’, published by The Liffey Press.

Much has been made of the love rivalry between close friends Harry Boland and Michael Collins over the affections of Kitty Kiernan, eventually won by(...)

American actor John Finn

John Finn is an American actor who plays an Irish-speaking garda in TG4’s drama, ‘An Bronntanas’. He had a lead role in the US series ‘Cold Case’ –(...)