George Cooper

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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(...)

A truck driver who ran over and fatally injured a cyclist on a Dublin roundabout on a stormy evening last year returned to Co Laois without realising what had happened, an inquest has heard.

A truck driver who ran over and fatally injured a cyclist on a Dublin roundabout on a stormy evening last year returned to Co Laois without realising (...)