Kerryman given the freedom of the city of London

A Kerryman has been given the freedom of the city of London today.

Dan Tim O’Sullivan, who was born in Gleesk in Kells,  is one of the most successful Irish business leaders in the UK.

Mr O’Sullivan is also one of London’s largest employers through his labour hire and construction firm.

He’s renowned for his charity work, raising funds for organisations including St Mary of the Angels.

Past recipients of the freedom of the city of London include Winston Churchill, Nelson Mandela and Diana, Princess of Wales.