Peter Murtagh is the Foreign Editor with the Irish Times.
He is co-author (with Joe Joyce) of two books, The Boss: Charles J Haughey in Government (1983) and Blind Justice: the Sallins Mail Train Robbery (1984).
He is author of The Rape of Greece: The King, the Colonels and the Resistance (1994) and has edited eleven editions of The Irish Times Book of the Year. He received the Award for Outstanding Work in Irish Journalism in 1984 and was Reporter of the Year in Britain in 1986 while working for The Guardian.
He lives at home with his wife Moira, son Patrick, daughter Natasha and three dogs and two cats. His most recent book, Buen Camino!, was the story of his and Natasha’s 900-kilometre walk together across northern Spain along the ancient pilgrim route to the tomb of St James.
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