With some sorrow, architect Karl Diskin is putting his beloved and unique home at No 6 Maryville up on the market. He has found an opportunity for a new-build that he cannot pass up. Let’s see what makes No 6 Maryville special, writes Catherine Shanahan.
While on this island we were debating whether Rory, Katie or maybe Paul O’Donovan was our outstanding sportsperson of the decade, the Associated Press gave itself the rather grander task of identifying the finest athlete in the whole world over the same timespan.
The 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival, that symbolic but remote frolic in the mud that celebrated the day’s counterculture, has been celebrated with gusto in recent days, even if the 1969 audience is now probably more interested in free travel than free love.