Lord Lucan

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The Donnelly headstone in Lucan, Ontario. Photograph: Gerard Walsh

Around the time that Red Kelly, father of Ned, was being deported to Australia, another Tipperary family left Ireland en masse, travelling in the oppo(...)

 Rokeby Park  in Lucan. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

It was a spa that first brought droves to visit Lucan in west Dublin in the 1750s, after a health resort sprung up around Chapel Hill. In those days L(...)

Decision could have significant implications for company directors, who are normally protected from costs liability by the ‘corporate veil’. Photograph: iStockphoto

The owner of a building company has been found liable for some €735,000 in costs arising from his firm’s failed action over works to a bar owned by pu(...)

The action by William Loughnane’s company W. L. Construction Ltd was previously dismissed by the High Court, at the close of WL’s 28 day evidence, as an abuse of process and due to being tainted by “fraud and dishonesty” of Mr Loughnane. (Photograph: iStockPhoto)

The effective owner of a building company has been found liable for some €735,000 costs of his firm’s dismissed action over works to a bar of publican(...)

Northwest Passage, a painting by W Thomas Smith. Photograph: Ullstein Bild via Getty

The fate of Sir John Franklin’s last Arctic expedition was the great mystery of its time, Amelia Earhart, Lord Lucan and the Bermuda Triangle rolled i(...)

Castlebar is Mayo’s county town and has strong historical ties to Lord Lucan. The title was granted in 1776 to Charles Bingham, the governor of Conna(...)

Lucan House, residence of the Italian ambassador to Ireland. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

The grounds of Lucan House, nestled between the old Galway road and the River Liffey, reveal the history of the demesne, which dates to 1560. Gen Patr(...)

 Lord Lucan has been missing since November 7th, 1974. Photograph:  PA Wire

The London High Court decision in 2016 to issue a death certificate for Lord Lucan and the death of his wife this year are the latest punctu(...)

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West attending a basketball match in 2012. Their visit to Ireland is a ‘global story’, apparently. Photograph: Getty

Not since Shergar went missing has a search of the Irish countryside generated as much interest as the hunt for Kimye, the uber-celebrity couple who a(...)

The Charge of the Light Brigade at Balaclava. Photograph: Time Life Pictures/Getty Images

Few events in military history are as mythologised, and therefore misunderstood, as the Charge of the Light Brigade, which in the popular imagi(...)