Mary Flanagan

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Patrick Kielty on stage in Belfast in 2012 to celebrate the Empire Laughs Back Comedy Club's 20th anniverary. Photograph: Elaine Hill/Kelly

Patrick Kielty’s first Belfast standup set won him a keg of beer. It was freshers’ week at Queen’s University in 1989, and his housemates had nominate(...)

The Coroners Society of Ireland and the Department of Justice have agreed to defer all inquests in an attempt to limit the spread of the coronavirus.

The Coroners Society of Ireland and the Department of Justice have agreed to defer all inquests in an attempt to limit the spread of the coronavirus. (...)

An advanced paramedic demonstrating how the test for  Covid-19 is performed. Photograph: Alan Betson

Postmortems on people who die from coronavirus will not be necessary in most cases unless there are other underlying causes, the coroners’ service has(...)

Clodagh Hawe’s mother Mary Coll (right) and sister Jacqueline Connelly (left) outside Cavan courthouse following the inquest into the deaths of the Hawe family. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Co Cavan schoolteacher Alan Hawe confessed to the murders of his wife and three sons at the family home near Ballyjamesduff in August 2016 in a length(...)

Clodagh Hawe’s mother Mary Coll (right) and sister Jacqueline Connelly (left) outside Cavan Court House following the inquest. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

After delivering their verdicts on the deaths of three young boys and their parents, the actions of the jury, who had listened to harrowing evidence s(...)

Clodagh Hawe and her sons, from left, Niall, Ryan and Liam. Photograph: Jacqueline Connolly

For almost a decade Alan Hawe suffered from depressive and anxiety-based symptoms, which progressed to “psychotic” symptoms by the time he murdered hi(...)

The mother of Clodagh Hawe, Mary Coll (front), aunt Carmel (middle) and sister Jacqueline Connolly leave the inquest into the deaths of the Hawe family at Cavan Courthouse on Monday afternoon. Photograph: Lorraine Teevan

A female garda broke down in the witness box at the Cavan inquest into the murders of Clodagh Hawe and her three sons as she recalled finding the bodi(...)

Left to right:  Niall, Ryan, Liam and Clodagh Hawe. Photograph: Jacqueline Connolly

The inquest has begun into the murders of teacher Clodagh Hawe and her three sons, Liam, Niall and Ryan by their father Alan Hawe and his suicide at a(...)

Metropolitan Police undated handout photograph  of Mary Flanagan. Photograph: PA

British police have reopened the search for the daughter of Irish migrants more than 50 years after she went missing.They are appealing for informati(...)