Current chief executive Audrey  Houlihan said 100 per cent of the recommendations in the HSE internal audits had been implemented. Photograph: iStock

Our Lady’s Hospice has issued an “unreserved apology” for insufficiently comprehensive financial controls in place in the organisation in the past. T(...)

 Rian the care dog with Penny Butler at Our Lady’s Hospice, Harold’s Cross. Photograph: Eric Luke

He looks at me with his big brown eyes, lays his warm blonde head in my lap and I am besotted. It’s not every day that I fall head over heels in lov(...)