Aimee Nolen at her home in Walsh Island, Co Offaly. Photograph: James Flynn/APX

A woman coping with the news her unborn child had been dead for five weeks, found out in a follow-up scan two days later the baby was alive with a cl(...)

Amy Delahunt and her partner Oliver Kelly leaving Limerick Coroners Court where the inquest into the death of their daughter Mary Kate Kelly took place. Photograph: Liam Burke/Press 22

A woman whose baby day died a day after she was told there was no concerns for her pregnancy at the Midland Regional Hospital, Portlaoise hopes the de(...)

Amy Delahunt and her partner Oliver Kelly leaving Limerick Coroners Court where the inquest into the death of their daughter Mary Kate Kelly is taking place. Photograph: Liam Burke/Press 22

A pregnant woman whose baby died the day after she was sent home from the Midland Regional Hospital in Portlaoise, should have been admitted for furth(...)

 Fiona Watters  and  Francis Flynn, parents of Jamie Flynn,  at the Coroners Court inquest into their baby’s  death. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

A consultant obstetrician delayed doing an emergency Caesarean section at Cavan General Hospital because there was no nursing staff available for th(...)

Professor Richard Greene, director of the National Perinatal Epidemiology Centre at University College Cork, said there had been an ‘an unnecessary delay’ in implementing recommendations made in a 2008 report following the death of ‘baby Nathan’ at the Midland Regional Hospital in Portlaoise. Photograph: Tomas Tyner/University College Cork

Parents of babies who died during or shortly after birth in the Midland Regional Hospital, Portlaoise should be told the truth by the Health Service E(...)

The doctor addressed the court by phone. There were just seven people in spartan courtroom number two, but the voice on speakerphone was so muf(...)