Sugar beet being unloaded at Carlow’s sugar factory. Photograph: Alf Harvey

In 1926, my nice father Franz Schwatschke (1895-1987) was headhunted from Moravia in the Czech Republic for his technical knowledge, to work as one of(...)

An oil portrait of Flight Commander Colin Roy Mac Kenzie by John S. Helier Lander which sold for €1,200

AUCTION RESULTS Tuesday and Wednesday (November 15th & 16th) Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers. The Chatsworth Fine Art Sale. 80 per cent of lots sold. Lo(...)