Tony Booth

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Steph and Tony Booth walking near the house they were renovating near Blacklion Co Cavan. Photograph: Frank Miller

A doctor encounters thousands of patients in a lifetime’s work. Some they remember, while others fade away into the depths of memory. Most of us have (...)

Capt Dara Fitzpatrick, who died along with her crewmates Capt Mark Duffy, Ciarán Smith and Paul Ormsby while on a search and rescue mission in March. Photograph: Cyril Byrne
Rest in peace ... They died in 2017
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  • December 28, 2017, 06:00

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Tony and Steph Booth on Alnmouth beach, England.  Photographer George Skipper

Tony Booth – who has died – was a well known English actor who found new fame when his daughter Cherie Blair’s husband Tony became British prime minis(...)

Tony and Steph Booth on Alnmouth beach, England.  Photographer George Skipper

The actor and political campaigner Tony Booth, who starred in Till Death Us Do Part, has died aged 85. Booth was a well known English actor who found(...)

‘There are a lot of questions about how empowerment can operate for someone with advanced dementia.’  File image: John Stillwell/PA Wire

We have come a long way from the days when people with impaired capacity were locked away in hospitals or asylums. Ireland once led the world in this (...)

The way we were: Tony and Steph Booth at home in Cornahaw, Blacklion in 2006. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

When I want Tony to look particularly tidy I shave him. On any other day he shaves himself. He’s not very good at it anymore. There are usually sweet(...)

Steph and Tony: ‘Encouraging me to write about his dementia is Tony’s final, political act,’ says Steph.  Photograph:  George Skipper

There are many kinds of moral dilemmas to be faced as we progress through our lives. As a child I remember trying to decide if complete openness was t(...)

Tony and Steph Booth in Alnmouth, in northeastern England in 2013.

November 23, 2013: ‘I was concerned enough to want to get him checked’  I asked Tony to give up smoking marijuana before we moved to Cavan. It(...)

Life-changing diagnosis: Steph Booth with her husband, Tony Both, at home in the north of England.  Photograph:  George Skipper

I asked my husband, Tony, to give up smoking marijuana before we moved to Cavan. It was 2003, and he had indulged in the habit for decades. We were mo(...)