Mark Clinton

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Archaeological assistants uncover the fosse of the medieval Carrickmines Castle at Carrickmines, Co Dublin, in 2002. Photograph: Joe St Leger

According to the legal definition, there are five alternative criteria under which a monument qualifies as a national monument. Defying alphabetical o(...)

Taoiseach Jack Lynch had been more than happy to host Ali in his office at Leinster House; indeed, judging by contemporary reports, the atmosphere was positively giddy. Photograph: Kevin McMahon

Following the death of Muhammad Ali there was no shortage of lists of memorable quotes from him and about him. There was one quote that did not make(...)

The three houses on Vicar Street, Kilkenny, due to be demolished as part of a road scheme. An Taisce says one of the houses has a late medieval gable. Photograph: Dylan Vaughan

Minister for Arts and Heritage Jimmy Deenihan is being urged by An Taisce to spare a the remnants of late medieval manse house opposite St Canice’s Ca(...)

In a busy month for canoeing, Ireland’s paddlers will be hoping for some good results at the Canoe Marathon World Championships in Copenhagen in Denma(...)