File image of Soca co-founder John Kelly addressing a group meeting at Liberty Hall, Dublin. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Survivors of sexual and physical abuse in schools run by the Catholic Church in Ireland have demanded a meeting with Pope Francis to discuss compensat(...)

The €500,000 Journey of Light memorial, designed by Dublin-based Studio Negri with Hennessy & Associates, features a covered passageway, lit at night and flanked by fossilised limestone walls and waterfalls. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

An appeal against plans to build a memorial to victims of institutional abuse in the Garden of Remembrance on Dublin’s Parnell Square will be he(...)