James Butler

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Coom Hill in Skibbereen, Co Cork. Photograph: Charles McCarthy Auctioneers

Charlie McCarthy, an auctioneer who has sold houses, farms and even islands in west Cork for almost half a century, takes the calls on Coom Hill as he(...)

Colonel Butler, Lieutenant-Colonel Devereux and Captain De Burgo surprise Field Marshal von Wallenstein.

Walter Butler, a descendant of the Roscrea branch of the Earls of Ormond who owned Kilkenny Castle, died on Christmas Day in 1634 while fighting in so(...)

Many home-buyers are seeking typical holiday home locations

Double, double, toil and trouble. When storm clouds gather, it’s not unusual for those in their path to flee. Three years on from the referendum on Br(...)

The barn at Providence House, outside Enniscorthy in Co Wexford

OLD BARNS, BYRES, STABLES AND OTHER OUTHOUSES OFTEN FIT INTO THE LANDSCAPE IN WAYS THAT MODERN REPLACEMENTS DO NOT. ADD THE POTENTIAL FOR SHORT LET(...)

Since 1986, Dublin’s Phoenix Park has been designated as a National Historic Park, and for good reason: its enclosure in the mid-17th century, to protect the royal deer herd, is one of the most important legacies to Dublin of James Butler, the great Duke of Ormonde, as viceroy of Ireland during the reign of Charles II. Photograph: David Sleator

It is one of Dublin’s great boasts that the city has the largest enclosed public park of any European capital. But the Phoenix Park is more than just (...)

James Butler  (26) pictured leaving the Four Courts  after a Circuit Civil Court action. Photograph: Collins Courts

Two brothers who were badly beaten up by bouncers outside Krystle nightclub in Dublin have been awarded more than €50,000 damages for what a judge des(...)

 The appointment of James Butler of GBW accountants as the company’s liquidator was ratified at a creditors’ meeting on Friday. Photograph: iStockphoto

Precision Electric Ireland has entered liquidation while owing more than €4.3 million to creditors, €3.2 million of which is due to unsecured creditor(...)