Neil Forsyth

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Guilt: Jamie Sives and Mark Bonnar strike a perfect balance as contrasting siblings. Photograph: Mark Mainz/Happy Tramp North/Expectation/BBC

It is late at night on the dark Scottish roads and two brothers are arguing after the wedding they have departed together. That the occasion found the(...)

Body & Soul Music and Arts Festival has announced the full stage times for its 10th Aniversary celebration of the summer solstice which kicks off (...)

Focus Ireland works with 119 young care leavers across Dublin. A total of 14 of them are homeless and 22 are at risk of homelessness. Photograph: iStock

More than a third of young people leaving State care, who are working with one specialised charity, are either homeless or at risk of homelessness new(...)

Jasmine Mooney: ‘I want to settle and have a bit of stability. My life, it feels like it’s on hold.’ Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A growing number of young people are leaving State care and becoming homeless, according to one of the leading charities working in the area. Focus I(...)

The interior of the supervised drug injecting centre  in Sydney, Australia. File photograph: News Ltd/AP Photo

A supervised injecting centre which is expected to open in Dublin city early next year will “deal in death” and facilitate more drug use, a meeting to(...)

Focus Ireland says it is “really concerned” that up to 40 per cent of the young people leaving State care it is currently working with are homeless.   Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

An emergency response to the growing crisis of homelessness among young people leaving State care is required before a tragedy occurs, housing charity(...)