Mary Curran

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Historian Catherine Corless. Photograph: Peter Nicholls/Reuters

Carmel Larkin says she couldn’t sleep a wink on Monday night, anticipating a Government decision on a site that she once called home. Larkin, a widow(...)

Mary Berry with her daughter Helen Berry in a temporary site just outside Wexford Town. Photograph: Patrick Browne

A Traveller family in Co Wexford who has lost seven members to suicide, including three children, say they have been “begging” for support from mental(...)

 The   remains of a significant number of babies and infants of up to three years old have been found at the site of the former mother and baby home in Tuam, Co Galway.   Photograph: Aidan Crawley/EPA

They were known as the “home babies”, and Kevin O’Dwyer says he can still hear the clatter of their hobnail boots on the way to primary school. O’Dwy(...)

The Whistleblast Quartet is made up of Mary Curran, Síle Daly, Conor Linehan and Ken Edge.
Who wants to play music at work?
  • Music
  • February 8, 2016, 06:00

Part of the pleasure of music is that no formal knowledge is necessary to enjoy it. In spite of this, many of us are inclined to shy away from classi(...)