Mrs Kelly

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Part of the former Magdalene Laundry in Galway, which is to be renovated by the homeless agency Cope Galway. Photograph: Andrew Downes

The story of inmate number 105, who climbed out over the roof in a heavy shower of rain in an attempt to escape, and the tale of a family who smuggled(...)

Dr Gerald Fleming, Met Éireann’s head of forecasting: “We don’t have an operational flood forecast centre which would allow us to predict flooding in any precise way.”

Met Éireann is to receive €3 million from the budget to update its flood warning system which has been described by its head of forecasting as “primit(...)

Emer McLysaght and Sarah Breen, authors of Oh My God, What a Complete Aisling: The Novel. Photograph: Nathalie Marquez Courtney

I feel like I’ve known Aisling forever, but technically she’s only about 10 years old. It all started when Emer McLysaght and I moved in together, ha(...)

Kevin and Una Kelly leaving the Coroners Court in Dublin. Their son Kevin James died six days after his birth in the Midland Regional Hospital Mullingar. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

A couple whose first-born son died six days after a traumatic delivery in Mullingar General Hospital say his death could have been prevented by better(...)

Kevin and Una Kelly leaving the Coroner’s Court. Their son Kevin James  died six days after his birth in the Midland Regional Hospital, Mullingar. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Every medical case – and every tragic hospital incident – is different, but the death of baby Kevin Kelly is worryingly similar to many recent events (...)