John Butler

60 results

During the trial, the jury was  told both men had been “taking sly digs” at one another as they drank.

A 23-year-old man who killed his father during a fist-fight which erupted moments after the two men left a pub they had been drinking in has been jai(...)

Ciara Reynolds  at Eslin Bridge near Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim where she lives at the family home. Photograph: Brian Farrell

Ciara Reynolds and two of her sisters recently moved back in with their parents in Eslin Bridge, Co Leitrim, part of a wave of people who have headed (...)

     John Butler’s daughter Katilyn Butler said: ‘I don’t want how he died or anything like that to be [how he’s] remembered.’ Photograph: Eoghan Dalton

A man has been found not guilty of murdering his father at their home in Co Waterford. The jury of eight women and four men accepted Stephen Butler’s(...)

A panel from the Ros Tapestry, which is now on display at Kilkenny Castle

Kilkenny’s answer to the Bayeux Tapestry It has been more than 20 years in the making, stitched entirely by 150 volunteers all over the country, and (...)

Owl Run, Hughie O’Donoghue, €25,000 - €35,000, Morgan O’Driscoll

This month marks the final sales of the season for some auction houses in what has been a bumper year. Lots of Irish interest at Bonham’s Fine Books,(...)

The cost of shipping a 40-foot container from Asia to northern Europe has increased from about $2,000 (€1,648) in November to more than $9,000. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

The cost of shipping goods from China to Europe has more than tripled in the past eight weeks, hitting record highs as a shortage of empty containers (...)

Baccarat crystal and silver bowl €200- €300

Whyte’s Christmas timed online auction – currently open for bidding and ending on December 16th – offers those in search festive gifts an array of unu(...)

A world record was set for a work by Gerard Dillon when The Dreamer achieved £378,000 (including premium) at Sotheby's Irish Art sale on September 9th

Auction results Adam’s St Stephen’s Green, Important Irish Art Sale, September 2ndPaul Henry, Hay Stooks with Cottages, €100,000 (€50,000-€70,000); J(...)

Domhnall Herdman, Clinton Liberty, Megan McDonnell, Ross Gaynor and Kwaku Fortune, who all studied at the Lir National Academy of Dramatic Art in Trinity College, Dublin, and appeared in TV series Normal People. photograph: Dara Macdónaill/The Irish Times

Just what is it about Normal People that resonated with so many people? Is it the so-wrong-they’re-right love affair between Marianne and Connell, who(...)

WB Yeats: pandemic fears. Photograph: George C Beresford/Getty Images

WB Yeats’s The Second Coming was written at a momentous time in 20th-century Europe, an era of uncertainty and upheaval in the wake of the first World(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • Next
  • Last »