Dylan fanatic makes the ultimate birthday gift for ‘Mr Bob’

By Sean Walsh Bob Dylan turned 80 last Monday (May 24). In his life, he has written so many important and memorable songs; has won everything that can be won (from an Oscar to the Nobel Prize); and established himself...

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When public hangings on the Mall were a spectator sport

A new book that provides a forensic history of imprisonment, crime, and capital punishment in County Mayo during the 18th and 19th centuries has been published by a Belcarra barrister and scholar.Michael O’Connor’s ‘Anatomy of a County Gaol (Part I)’...

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