Jack Sweeney

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Drumboe Castle

County: Donegael Incident: Battles between the IRA and the B Specials Date: May-June 1922 Donegal was a relatively quiet county during the War of Ind(...)

 Ronnie Delany winning the 1,500 metres gold medal at the 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games. Photograph: IOC/Allsport

The thing about sporting records is that for all the replay buttons and digital archives at our fingertips these days, nothing can replace living memo(...)

File photograph of the scene in Glasgow’s George Square after a bin lorry crashed in the city centre and killed six people. Photograph: PA

The driver of the bin lorry that crashed in Glasgow killing six people has refused to answer a series of questions at the fatal accident inquiry into (...)

A file photo  of the scene in Glasgow  after a bin lorry crashed into a group of pedestrians. Photograph: PA

The driver of a runaway bin lorry that killed six people had suffered a blackout at the wheel years before, an inquiry has heard. Harry Clarke lost co(...)

The scene in Glasgow’s George Square after  a bin lorry crashed into a group of pedestrians and  left six people dead. Photo: PA

The driver of a bin-lorry that went out of control killing six people and injuring ten in one of Glasgow’s busiest shopping districts during just a (...)

Mourners line the street after the requiem mass for Erin McQuade, Lorraine Sweeney and Jack Sweeney in Dumbarton, Scotland. Erin and her grandparents Jack and Lorraine were killed when a bin lorry crashed into a crowd of Christmas shoppers in Glasgow city centre. Photograph: Russell Cheyne/Reuters

A funeral service for three members of the same family who were killed in a bin lorry crash in Glasgow has heard how their loved ones have suffered “t(...)