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Death metal eco-baron re-enchants Irish land


Eight years ago death metal fan Randal Plunkett, whose family presided over Dunsany Castle in northwest Dublin for nine centuries, began his “radical” rewilding project. The 38-year-old vegan, the unlikely successor of ancestors depicted in sober portraits lining the gray stone castle walls, has kicked out cattle and laid off lawn mowers to allow nature to take its course.

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