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# sean-mcdermott-street - Sunday 15 April, 2018

Magdalene Laundries: 'Memorial needed for women detained under heartless, vicious regime'

Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald argues work should begin on a memorial on the site of the Sean McDermott St Laundry.

# sean-mcdermott-street - Sunday 8 April, 2018

Where does the sale of the Sean McDermott St Magdalene Laundry stand?

A consultation process with 150 Magdalene survivors is to take place on the 5 and 6 June.

# sean-mcdermott-street - Thursday 28 December, 2017

Funds from multimillion sale of Magdalene site to be used to refurb former school

Social Democrat councillor Gary Gannon said that it wasn’t good enough that the site would be used for another “soulless hotel”.

# sean-mcdermott-street - Thursday 21 December, 2017

Magdalene memorial: 'I grew up in the shadow of that laundry'

If we are truly committed to remembering those darkest parts of our history, then we should preserve the Sean McDermott Street building as a living monument, writes Gary Gannon.

# sean-mcdermott-street - Monday 18 December, 2017

Dublin City Council assures there will be a memorial on Magdalene home site

The site on Sean McDermott Street is expected to be sold to a Japanese hotel chain.

# sean-mcdermott-street - Thursday 7 December, 2017

Japanese hotel chain is 'likely' buyer for Magdalene Laundry site - councillor

Plans for the site include a hotel, a student residence, a cultural amenity and ten residential units.

# sean-mcdermott-street - Sunday 29 October, 2017

Gardaí investigating hit-and-run in Dublin's north inner-city

A 24-year-old man was taken to hospital.

# sean-mcdermott-street - Friday 25 August, 2017

'Burn it to the ground': What should be done with Magdalene laundry buildings?

A group of survivors and their families gathered at the back of a Dublin Magdalene laundry today to share their stories.

# sean-mcdermott-street - Friday 19 February, 2016

'Nobody deserves to die the way Neddy died' - Hutch family pleads for violence to end

The father-of-five was gunned down in his home on the night of 8 February.

# sean-mcdermott-street - Sunday 22 November, 2015

Christmas trees are going to make Ireland €21m this year

Growers are going to have a busy few weeks – with 550,000 trees due to be harvested.

# sean-mcdermott-street - Saturday 25 May, 2013

Gone for good: Last Magdalene laundry to be converted into houses and sold

There are calls for a monument or museum to be built on the site to remember the women forced to stay in the institution in Dublin’s inner city.

# sean-mcdermott-street - Sunday 30 September, 2012

A life unlived: 35 years of slavery in a Magdalene Laundry

One woman tells the story of her mother who was sent to a Laundry in Dublin at the age of 16 – and died there at the age of 51.

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