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#Clonfert

# clonfert - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Thieves used angle grinder to rob church on Easter Sunday night
# Galway
# Galway

Thieves used angle grinder to rob church on Easter Sunday night

Apr 7th 2015, 2:57 PM 13,811 Views 36 Comments

“It has left the close-knit community here in Clonfert with a a sort-of bitter taste – especially at the time of year that’s in it.”

# clonfert - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

Freak 'twister' causes damage in Clonfert
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# Black Cloud

Freak 'twister' causes damage in Clonfert

Oct 2nd 2013, 10:48 PM 31,866 Views 56 Comments

Hundreds of homes are without electricity in the area as ESB crews work to restore power.

# clonfert - Monday 8 October, 2012

# clonfert - Sunday 16 September, 2012

Bishop of Clonfert John Kirby apologises for child sex abuse remarks
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Bishop of Clonfert John Kirby apologises for child sex abuse remarks

Sep 16th 2012, 1:21 PM 6,558 Views 57 Comments

The Bishop released a special message to the people of his diocese today.

# clonfert - Friday 7 September, 2012

Column: This wasn’t the Middle Ages, Bishop Kirby, it was the 1990s
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: This wasn’t the Middle Ages, Bishop Kirby, it was the 1990s

Sep 7th 2012, 7:00 AM 483 Views 75 Comments

Lisa McInerney asks why, if a senior member of the Catholic Church thought paedophilia was ‘crossing the line in friendship’, does the same Church think it can guide people on how to love and who to marry?

# clonfert - Thursday 6 September, 2012

Support group says some Churchmen believe they are "above the law of the land"
# Safeguarding
# Safeguarding

Support group says some Churchmen believe they are "above the law of the land"

Sep 6th 2012, 11:12 AM 2,955 Views 19 Comments

One in Four has also called on the Gardaí to initiate an investigation into senior Church figures.

# clonfert - Wednesday 5 September, 2012

Findings of child protection reviews published
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Findings of child protection reviews published

Sep 5th 2012, 11:31 AM 3,045 Views 34 Comments

Four dioceses and three religious orders have been scrutinised as part of an all-island review.