# tuam - Monday 10 April, 2017
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The Commission into Mother and Baby Homes wrote to Minister Katherine Zappone before the ‘very shocking’ news broke.
# tuam - Monday 13 March, 2017
Taoiseach Enda Kenny said the Church needs to reflect on the commitment it made in 2002.
# tuam - Saturday 11 March, 2017
Enda Kenny has said he wants to deal with the dark legacies of our past but following his statements this week, he’s still way off the mark, writes Sinead Pembroke.
# tuam - Friday 10 March, 2017
Corless and some former residents of the home spoke to Ryan Tubridy this evening.
“Age should not diminish responsibility,” said the Independent Alliance TD.
# tuam - Wednesday 8 March, 2017
He also described what happened to mother and baby home survivors as” unchristian cruelty”.
Galway County Council has said no remains were found when the housing estate and playground were being built.
# tuam - Tuesday 7 March, 2017
Minister Zappone has agreed to a small scoping exercise to assess if the mother and baby home investigation can be expanded.
# tuam - Monday 6 March, 2017
The Taoiseach said it was up to the coroner and everyone else involved to decide on the next steps.
# tuam - Sunday 5 March, 2017
PJ Haverty’s mother spent five years hammering on the door of the
Tuam home trying to get the nuns to return her son – instead they gave him away. # tuam - Saturday 4 March, 2017
A report into ‘destitute Irish girls’ investigated the problem of unmarried pregnant women travelling to England.
Adaser said that a “shiver went up her back” when she read of the
Tuam home news.
TheJournal.ie finds a town reeling from confirmation of the truth hidden for generations in a muddy plot.
Reports about a mass grave first hit the headlines in May of 2014. Here’s what’s happened since.
# tuam - Friday 3 March, 2017
Tuam must not be seen in isolation and unfortunately is only the tip of the iceberg, writes Paul Redmond.
“So many things get covered up these days, I am just so thankful that this has come out”.
Catherine Corless said that she has the names of 798 children who could be among the remains at the home.
They did say that they are fully committed to the Commission of Investigation ‘seeking the truth’ about what happened.
A significant amount of human remains were found in sewage chambers at a site first located by researcher Catherine Corless.
In a statement, the Commission said it is “shocked by the discovery” and its investigation is continuing.
# tuam - Sunday 12 February, 2017
The body of a man in his mid-60s was discovered at Kilcloghans,
Tuam, at about 11am this morning. # tuam - Wednesday 8 February, 2017
It is alleged that 800 babies are buried at the site of the Mother and Baby Home in Galway.
# tuam - Saturday 31 December, 2016
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the incident, which occurred Wednesday afternoon.
# tuam - Sunday 11 December, 2016
There were four males in the car in total.
# tuam - Friday 30 September, 2016
The excavation will take place following allegations about the deaths of 800 babies and the manner in which they were buried.
# tuam - Sunday 7 August, 2016
This week Minister for Children and Youth Affairs Katherine Zappone announced it will be two more years before the report is published.
# tuam - Sunday 8 May, 2016
Gardaí thanked the public for their assistance.
# tuam - Sunday 20 December, 2015
They have been included in the commission of investigation into mother and baby homes, but Bethany Home survivors say they can’t wait another two years.
# tuam - Saturday 6 June, 2015
The accident happened at Cloonmore, near
Tuam, at 2.20 am this morning. # tuam - Tuesday 7 April, 2015
The incident happened near
Tuam. # tuam - Tuesday 27 January, 2015
Confidential documents were scattered on the
Tuam to Athenry road.
Get busy living, or get busy drivin’.
# tuam - Wednesday 3 December, 2014
The burglars demanded money from the two men at a house in
Tuam. # tuam - Thursday 13 November, 2014
Minister James Reilly hopes to bring the terms of reference to Cabinet in the near future.
# tuam - Monday 10 November, 2014
Don’t have time to mull over the news? Here’s everything you need to know.
It is not believed. however, that the plot holds any more bodies than previously disclosed.
# tuam - Sunday 19 October, 2014
Director Saskia Weber said she is hopeful more religious figures will come forward.
# tuam - Friday 10 October, 2014
To understand what happened, it is vital to hold inquests into the deaths of all those buried at the site of the former home.
# tuam - Wednesday 16 July, 2014
The question of a suitable memorial is now being looked at by the
Tuam Home Graveyard Committee. # tuam - Monday 14 July, 2014
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