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Tuam babies to be remembered at special vigil during Pope’s visit

As Pope Francis begins saying mass at the Phoenix Park at 3pm this Sunday, more than 200 kilometres away in Tuam, survivors and families...

Talk on Tuam babies branded ‘shameful’ revisionism

Galway Junior Minister Cíarán Cannon has branded an upcoming US talk on the Tuam babies scandal as a ‘shameful’ rewriting of history. One of the...

Fears former orphanage may contain babies’ burial site

The land around former city orphanage, Lenaboy Castle, may contain a burial site for children like the one recently uncovered in Tuam, according to...

Expert to consider exhumations at Tuam mother and baby home

A forensic archaeologist has been hired to examine the possibility of removing children's remains from the site of the Tuam mother and baby home. Niamh...

Tusla to oppose request for information on Tuam baby home

The Child and Family Agency will formally outline its opposition by the end of the month to a claim brought by Galway man seeking...

Mother and Baby Home survivors want ‘dignity and respect’

Survivors of the Tuam Mother and Baby Home just want to be treated with dignity and respect in their dealings with the authorities, according...


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