Bon Secours

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Historian Catherine Corless holds a list of the names of missing children from the Tuam mother and baby home. Photograph: Reuters/Peter Nicholls

Galway historian Catherine Corless says she is “not surprised” by confirmation of illegal birth registrations and believes the practice could extend t(...)

Marketing students from DIT Aungier Street soak up the sunshine in Dublin’s Stephens Green last month.Photograph: Alan Betson

A warm and sunny bank holiday weekend is in store across the country with temperatures reaching 21 degrees in places. Temperatures will start to cre(...)

One of Dr Barry’s ‘golden rules’ is to try and get everyone who’s depressed to exercise for 30 minutes a day

With State and University exams on the horizon, taking time out to exercise every day may be seen as a waste of good study time, but flexing those mus(...)

 Chartered physiotherapist Aoife Ni Eochaidh with Helen Devaney from Foxford, Co Mayo, in the consultants’ clinic at the Bons Secours Hospital, Galway. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Urinary incontinence had reduced Helen Devaney’s quality of life to the point where she no longer wanted to leave the house and her confidence had hit(...)

Chartered Physiotherapist Aoife Ni Eochaidh with Helen Devaney from Foxford, Co Mayo, in the consultant’s clinic at the Bons Secours Hospital, Galway. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy.

It’s a condition that most people are too embarrassed to talk about, yet one that affects one in three women and one in nine men, and costs the HSE €1(...)

An altar at the Tuam babies burial ground: Examination of bones should  be able to detect trauma and tell whether it occurred before or after death. Photograph: Barry Cronin

Even separating the bones found at the Tuam Mother-and-Baby Home into individual sets of remains could be an impossible task, a leading forensic exper(...)

Local historian Catherine Corless at the site of the Tuam mother and baby home: she said the  Bon Secours should pay for further investigation. “There has to be accountability.” Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Survivors of the Tuam mother and baby home say that the cases of four* women who may have been buried on the site of the former Bon Secours facility m(...)

A shrine with an image of the Virgin Mary is seen on the site of the former mother-and-baby home run by the Bon Secours nuns in Tuam, Co Galway. File photograph: Peter Nicholls/Reuters

A decision on what to do with the site of a former mother-and-baby home in Tuam, Co Galway, will be taken within months, Minister for Children Katheri(...)

Minister for Children Katherine Zappone: wants to consult with the local community in Tuam before proceeding on a definite course of action. Photograph: Dave Meehan

An expert group set up by the Government to examine the site of a former mother and baby home in Tuam, Co Galway, has cast serious doubt on whether th(...)

July 2017: High Court approves €15m for boy brain damaged at birth due to alleged medical negligence. Jack Leane, through his mother Annette Leane, su(...)

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