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#Bon Secours

# bon-secours - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Government sought more money from Bon Secours Sisters for Tuam burial site excavation works

The religious order has pledged €2.5 million towards the works which will cost between €6-€13m.

# bon-secours - Monday 10 April, 2017

'Urgent action is needed': Letters reveal shock at discovery of human remains at mother and baby home Tuam This post contains videos

'Urgent action is needed': Letters reveal shock at discovery of human remains at mother and baby home

The Commission into Mother and Baby Homes wrote to Minister Katherine Zappone before the ‘very shocking’ news broke.

# bon-secours - Monday 13 March, 2017

Poll: Should the State take over hospitals owned by the Catholic Church? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the State take over hospitals owned by the Catholic Church?

There have been calls for the hospitals to be handed over, amid criticism in relation to compensation owed to abuse victims.

# bon-secours - Friday 10 March, 2017

Gardaí should interview the surviving Bon Secour nuns over Tuam burial site, says TD

“Age should not diminish responsibility,” said the Independent Alliance TD.

# bon-secours - Sunday 5 March, 2017

'You were just a bastard in their eyes. But they can't hide from the truth now'

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.

# bon-secours - Friday 3 March, 2017

Nuns who ran Tuam home have 'no comment' to make on today's revelations

They did say that they are fully committed to the Commission of Investigation ‘seeking the truth’ about what happened.

Remains of young children and babies found in sewage chambers at Tuam mother and baby home

In a statement, the Commission said it is “shocked by the discovery” and its investigation is continuing.

# bon-secours - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Second excavation gets underway into alleged mass grave at Mother and Baby home

It is alleged that 800 babies are buried at the site of the Mother and Baby Home in Galway.

# bon-secours - Monday 19 September, 2016

File to be sent to DPP regarding alleged sexual assault at Bon Secours Hospital

A woman in her 60s claims to have been raped by a medic at the hospital earlier this month.

# bon-secours - Sunday 18 September, 2016

Gardaí investigating alleged sexual assault at hospital in Kerry

The incident is said to have happened last weekend.

# bon-secours - Friday 20 November, 2015

There are 625 jobs on the way in the Rebel County (and another 50 in Dublin)

Business outsourcing group Voxpro lead the charge in Cork city, while the Bon Secours hospital group isn’t far behind.

# bon-secours - Monday 13 October, 2014

Row brews over Terry Prone Tuam babies email

“If you come here, you’ll find no mass grave, no evidence that children were ever so buried”

# bon-secours - Friday 10 October, 2014

Opinion: Questions remain unanswered over the Tuam mother-and-baby home

To understand what happened, it is vital to hold inquests into the deaths of all those buried at the site of the former home.

# bon-secours - Saturday 21 June, 2014

Here are the state files recalled from the National Archives by the Department of Health

Two of the files requisitioned by the department as part of the investigation into mother and baby homes relate to the Bon Secours home in Tuam.

# bon-secours - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Here's how to make a submission to the mother and baby homes inquiry

Children’s Minister Charlie Flanagan has encouraged those who wish to make a submission to “act without delay”.

# bon-secours - Friday 13 June, 2014

Opinion: Abuse and neglect are being hidden in plain sight – but will we open our eyes?

History will judge us every bit as harshly as we are now judging the society which condemned women and children to mother-and-baby homes.

# bon-secours - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Explainer: What is happening with the possible mass grave of children in Tuam?

We look at how the story has unfolded, and the many, many questions that still remain.

# bon-secours - Sunday 8 June, 2014

Opinion: Horror doesn't belong to the past, Ireland's most vulnerable are still marginalised and neglected

These are the unpalatable facts: we are living at a time of growing homelessness and food poverty, and we allow vulnerable children to socially excluded, neglected and ignored.

# bon-secours - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Aaron McKenna: The nation, not just the Church, bears responsibility for horrors of the past

For Irish people who lived through these times to claim no knowledge of what went on in places like Tuam is disingenuous – and smacks of “I was only following orders”.

# bon-secours - Friday 6 June, 2014

Radar tests carried out on Tuam site to find mass grave

The test has been commissioned by the Irish Mail on Sunday which will publish the results in this weekend’s edition of the paper.

# bon-secours - Thursday 5 June, 2014

Lunchtime Fix: 7 things you need to know

Catch up as you refuel.

TD calls for Tuam mass grave to be declared a crime scene

Catherine Murphy was among those to call for a full public inquiry into the situation.

# bon-secours - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Allegations about mass grave of 800 babies 'being taken very, very seriously'

“This is turning into a horrific account of maltreatment, neglect and a complete abdication of responsibility”.

# bon-secours - Thursday 9 September, 2010

Woman to sue over delayed cancer diagnosis

A cancer suffer has appealed to the High Court to speed up her hearing because of her poor prognosis.