Joseph Brady

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File photograph of flowers at the scene at Tyrrelstown park, west Dublin, where a Ahmed Bari drowned in the pond near his home. An inquest returned a verdict of accidental death. Photograph: Eric Luke

A five-year-old boy who drowned in a Dublin pond loved to throw stones to create a splash, an inquest heard. Ahmed Bari (5) from Belgree Lawns in Tyre(...)

Sackville, now O’Connell, Street: The wealthy came to the city to work, to shop or, in the evening, to enjoy the many and varied forms of entertainment on offer in the city centre. By night, they returned to their comfortable suburbs, leaving the city to the poor

James Joyce once declared that if Dublin “one day suddenly disappeared from the Earth it could be reconstructed out of my book [Ulysses]”. In one r(...)