The Northern Ireland historical institutional abuse inquiry is sitting in Banbridge, Co Down

A witness to the Historical Institutional Abuse inquiry has broken down as she recalled a conversation she had with another person who had been(...)

An image above a door at Nazareth House on Bishop Street in Derry. Photograph: Trevor McBride

A priest told a former resident of a Derry residential home run by nuns that he must never repeat allegations of sex and other abuse.A witness told th(...)

A witness told the Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry he was known by an ID number and beaten repeatedly.

A priest allegedly told a former resident of a Derry orphanage run by nuns that he must never repeat allegations of sexual and other abuse.A witness t(...)

Young people at Sisters of Nazareth properties in Derry were known by their numbers rather than names and many allegedly subjected to humiliation, threats and physical abuse, counsel to the Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry Christine Smith QC said

Some children at residential homes run by Catholic nuns in Northern Ireland were made to eat their own vomit, a lawyer has said. Those who wet their b(...)