Dean Ruxton

Writer & Journalist

Dean Ruxton is a writer and journalist from Dublin. He worked with Hot Press magazine, before joining The Irish Times as a digital journalist in 2014. Since then, his byline has appeared in nearly every section of the site, but his name is mostly associated with the Lost Leads archive series – a retelling of some of the lesser-known stories that have appeared in the paper since 1859.


Creepy Victorians

The Masonic Lodge

You think they are prudish, straight laced and dull, but they were anything but. Come to this wonderful, quirky event exploring the violence, depravity and deviancy of the era which is widely misunderstood. Sex, drugs and no self-control, come and listen to the untold story of your ancestors. With Paraic O’Donnell, Dean Ruxton and Nuala […]