Liam Flynn

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   Ann Flynn with her daughter Norma Flynn and grandson Tadhg Gleeson at the memorial in Donadea Forest Park to her Kildare-born US marine son Liam Flynn who was killed in 2015. Photograph: Alan Betson

State forestry company Coillte wants to remove a memorial from a Co Kildare park dedicated to a local man killed while serving with the US marines aft(...)

Keen soccer fan: President Michael D Higgins. Photograph: Oisín Keniry/Inpho

President Michael D Higgins has accepted an invitation to attend the tribute match in honour of former Manchester United footballer Liam Miller in Cor(...)

Musicians Neil Martin and Christy Moore were among those to carry the coffin of uilleann piper Liam O’Flynn at his funeral in Kill, Co Kildare.  . Photograph: Alan Betson

Liam O’Flynn “understood simplicity in a way few people did. He understood space. He understood silence,” recalled the late uileann piper’s friend and(...)

Ian Doyle, head chef of Oaxen Krog in Stockholm, is designing an Irish food and beer menu which will be served at the Guinness Storehouse during the St Patrick’s Festival. Photograph: Andres Poveda

Irish chef Ian Doyle, who heads the kitchen at Oaxen Krog in Stockholm, and previously worked at Noma in Copenhagen, is collaborating with the Guinnes(...)

Liam Flynn outside court in  Ennis, Co Clare.

A 53-year-old East Clare farmer blasted his best friend with a double-barrelled shotgun at close range after telling him “you’re a f**king tout for th(...)

Liam Flynn: The Irish Arts Review has called him “one of the world’s most innovative and creative woodturners”

Liam Flynn was one of Ireland’s most respected craftspeople and an artist of international repute. Woodturned vessels of his are held in the permanent(...)

‘Continuum’,   by David O’Kane. Photograph: Osvaldo Budet-Mele

I used to have a fridge magnet, or maybe it was a T-shirt, or was it a poster? I can’t remember the medium any more, but I can definitely remember th(...)

The burial of Liam Flynn at Arlington National Cemetery. Photograph: Marty Katz

A US military investigation into the Black Hawk helicopter crash that killed an Irish member of the US Marines and 10 others off Florida’s coast in Ma(...)

Sgt Liam Flynn (33), originally from Clane in Co Kildare, was killed on March 10th when the military helicopter he was travelling in crashed in a coastal area near Pensacola off Florida’s Panhandle. Photograph: Reuters

An investigation has found that pilot error caused a Black Hawk helicopter to crash off the Florida coast, killing an Irish member of the US Marines a(...)

Aoibheann Greenan’s exhibition DMC (Dunmurray May-Day Conspiracy)

DMC (Dunmurray May-Day Conspiracy) – Aoibheann Greenan Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin *** Aoibheann Greenan crams a lot into Temple Bar Ga(...)

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