Wednesday April 8, 2020

Reaching the heights of style

Darren Kennedy always dreamed of being on television. He has achieved that and more, now producing his own clothing collection, writes Fiona Ness.

9th January, 2015

What do RTE it-boy Darren Kennedy and feted mountaineer George Mallory have in common? Both have scaled heights wearing tweeds.

Kennedy has been going strong for the top in the ten years since he began carving out a media career as an unpaid television runner, but lately he’s been climbing actual heights – Wicklow’s Sugarloaf, to be exact.

“I climbed to the top of the Sugarloaf in a three-piece suit,” laughs...

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