The teddy bear project  was the brainchild of Pieta House volunteer Mick Ryan. St Vincent’s Bridge,  Cork. Photograph: Barry Roche

A charity and a man whose son died by suicide have teamed up to place teddy bears with messages of hope on every major bridge in Cork city. The proje(...)

Gardaí said on Wednesday the postmortem confirmed foul play was not a factor in  Roman Burzynski’s death. File photograph: iStock

The death of a 51-year-old homeless man in Cork city during bad weather on Tuesday night has highlighted the risks those living on the streets face on(...)

Mary Crilly says  sexual assault among the homeless was often invisible despite its prevalence. Photograph: Dan Linehan/Irish Examiner

Campaigners behind a new pilot programme in Cork to assist people who have been sexually assaulted while sleeping rough on the streets are confident t(...)

Two men have been remanded in custody after being charged with the murder of  homeless man Timmy Hourihane (pictured) in Cork city last year.

Two men have been remanded in custody after being charged with the murder of a homeless man who was died following an assault in Cork city last year. (...)

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Gardaí have ruled out foul play in the death of a 35-year-old homeless man whose body was found with a head injury near the entrance to a city centre (...)

Lithuanian national Arunas Butkus (53) was found unconscious lying on the pavement in Cork on Friday and was pronounced dead at the scene. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Warm tributes have been paid to a volunteer with a homeless charity in Cork who died after he was found unconscious on the street in the city centre o(...)

A former chef who worked with the Hilton Group in the UK, Timmy Hourihane returned to Ireland following the break-up of his marriage

A woman has been released without charge following questioning over the death of a homeless man in Cork. Gardaí will prepare a file for the Director o(...)

The body of Frankie Dunne, (64) was found  in the grounds of Castlegreina House on the Boreenamanna Road in Cork on Saturday. Photograph: Provision

Warm tributes have been paid by family and friends to the man whose dismembered body was found in a derelict house in Cork city over the weekend. The(...)

 The Mardyke in Cork city, where homeless man Timmy Hourihane was killed last weekend. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

On Tuesday night at Homeless Help and Support Cork’s food stall on Patrick Street there’s a framed photograph of Timmy Hourihane between two electric (...)

English Market fishmonger Pat O’Connell: “it looks to be very organised with one set begging and then others collecting from them.” Photograph:  Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

Traders in Cork have raised concerns about a group of Romanian men and women begging on the streets of the city centre in the run up to Christmas. Co(...)

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