Richard Allen

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Tyrone Power: 'Each of my characters are, according to my ability, painted from nature.'

References to Tyrone Power might bring to mind the American matinee idol who died in his prime in the 1950s, but his ancestor, born William Grattan Po(...)

 The Duchess of Cambridge wears a Jaeger dress: the firm filed a notice of intent to grant administration with the British high court last Friday. Photograph: Luke MacGregor/Reuters

Fashion chain Jaeger has collapsed into administration, putting 700 high street jobs at risk across the Uk and Ireland. Joint administrator Peter Sav(...)

Philadelphia’s St Patrick’s Day parade: The City of Brotherly Love is central to the Irish-American experience.

When Enda Kenny arrives in the US this weekend for his American swansong, it is apt that Philadelphia will be his first port of call. The elegant 17th(...)

A mural honouring Frederick Douglass in Belfast.

Frederick Douglass was an escaped slave forced to flee the US in 1845, aboard the paddlesteamer Cambria out of Boston, when his autobiography, Narrati(...)