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#Death

# death - Thursday 6 May, 2021

Man, 70s, dies in fire at his Cork city home
# Cork Fire
# Cork Fire

Man, 70s, dies in fire at his Cork city home

May 6th 2021, 12:31 PM 15,919 Views 1 Comment

The man in his 70s was found in the house by the emergency services and was rushed to hospital where he sadly passed away a short time later.

# death - Friday 16 April, 2021

Peaky Blinders actor Helen McCrory dies after 'heroic battle with cancer'
# RIP
# RIP

Peaky Blinders actor Helen McCrory dies after 'heroic battle with cancer'

Updated Apr 16th 2021, 10:00 PM 94,053 Views 33 Comments

Cillian Murphy has led tributes to the “gifted, fearless and magnificent” actor.

# death - Monday 8 March, 2021

Greece mourns the death of baby who died from Covid aged just 37 days old
# Greece
# Greece

Greece mourns the death of baby who died from Covid aged just 37 days old

Mar 8th 2021, 8:13 PM 29,804 Views 12 Comments

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis tweeted “the grief is unbearable”.

# death - Saturday 6 March, 2021

Body of man discovered on Moore Street in Dublin
# Moore Street
# Moore Street

Body of man discovered on Moore Street in Dublin

Mar 6th 2021, 11:25 AM 72,417 Views 49 Comments

It’s understood he was a rough sleeper.

# death - Tuesday 9 February, 2021

Gardaí renew appeal for information over violent death of Urantsetseg Tserendorj near the IFSC in Dublin
# IFSC
# IFSC

Gardaí renew appeal for information over violent death of Urantsetseg Tserendorj near the IFSC in Dublin

Feb 9th 2021, 3:40 PM 17,854 Views 0 Comments

They are particularly appealing to the driver of a silver Toyota Prius taxi which was in the area at the time.

RSA warns motorists to be vigilant on the roads this February to avoid a repeat of last year's fatalities
# Warning
# Warning

RSA warns motorists to be vigilant on the roads this February to avoid a repeat of last year's fatalities

Feb 9th 2021, 1:21 PM 6,828 Views 4 Comments

Nineteen people died on the roads in February 2020.

# death - Friday 5 February, 2021

Man (60s) arrested following discovery of woman's body in Cork
# Mary O'keeffe
# Mary O'keeffe

Man (60s) arrested following discovery of woman's body in Cork

Feb 5th 2021, 5:38 PM 40,639 Views 2 Comments

The woman’s body was discovered yesterday.

# death - Saturday 30 January, 2021

'We were unable to visit her or to say goodbye': The people behind the Covid death toll
# Bereavement
# Bereavement

'We were unable to visit her or to say goodbye': The people behind the Covid death toll

Jan 30th 2021, 12:05 AM 44,448 Views 14 Comments

As Ireland’s Covid-19 death toll surpasses 3,000, we speak to some of the families behind the figures.

# death - Friday 22 January, 2021

'What stood out was how Kiernan’s public persona matched up exactly with who he was in private'
# Appreciation
From The42
# Appreciation

'What stood out was how Kiernan’s public persona matched up exactly with who he was in private'

Updated Jan 22nd 2021, 8:35 AM 37,331 Views 11 Comments

Cathal Dennehy pays tribute to the Irish athletics legend.

# death - Monday 23 November, 2020

Gardaí appeal for information following death of cyclist in road traffic incident
# Tipperary
# Tipperary

Gardaí appeal for information following death of cyclist in road traffic incident

Nov 23rd 2020, 5:22 PM 26,762 Views 1 Comment

The incident happened last Wednesday.

# death - Thursday 19 November, 2020

'Death is always difficult but during a pandemic it's more surreal': The human side of the 2,000 lives lost to Covid-19
# Bereavement
# Bereavement

'Death is always difficult but during a pandemic it's more surreal': The human side of the 2,000 lives lost to Covid-19

Nov 19th 2020, 12:05 AM 18,555 Views 25 Comments

The death toll from Covid-19 in Ireland surpassed 2,000 people yesterday.

# death - Wednesday 18 November, 2020

Family of man who died while in custody in Cloverhill say they have been left 'in the dark'
# Ivan Rosney
# Ivan Rosney

Family of man who died while in custody in Cloverhill say they have been left 'in the dark'

Nov 18th 2020, 12:05 AM 35,322 Views 0 Comments

Ivan Rosney died on 28 September.

# death - Friday 13 November, 2020

Yorkshire Ripper Peter Sutcliffe dies in hospital aged 74
# Yorkshire Ripper
# Yorkshire Ripper

Yorkshire Ripper Peter Sutcliffe dies in hospital aged 74

Nov 13th 2020, 8:18 AM 44,748 Views 65 Comments

He was serving a whole life term for murdering 13 women across Yorkshire

# death - Monday 12 October, 2020

Murder accused told gardaí he was on tablets and had been hearing voices for weeks when he stabbed homeless man
# Courts
# Courts

Murder accused told gardaí he was on tablets and had been hearing voices for weeks when he stabbed homeless man

Updated Oct 12th 2020, 5:47 PM 27,788 Views 0 Comments

Philip Dunbar (20) has pleaded not guilty to the murder of 23-year-old Adam ‘Floater’ Muldoon.

# death - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

London police launch investigation after man, woman and child found dead in house
# Brentford
# Brentford

London police launch investigation after man, woman and child found dead in house

Oct 6th 2020, 12:57 PM 29,143 Views 8 Comments

It is thought all three people were known to each other.

# death - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

Kuwait's emir Sheikh Sabah dies at 91
# Kuwait
# Kuwait

Kuwait's emir Sheikh Sabah dies at 91

Sep 29th 2020, 6:15 PM 20,423 Views 14 Comments

No details have been disclosed on the nature of his illness or treatment.

Gardaí probe death of prisoner (34) at Cloverhill Prison
# Investigation
# Investigation

Gardaí probe death of prisoner (34) at Cloverhill Prison

Sep 29th 2020, 2:09 PM 18,589 Views 5 Comments

The incident happened around 11am yesterday morning.

# death - Thursday 10 September, 2020

'A force of nature': Actress Dame Diana Rigg dies aged 82
# RIP
# RIP

'A force of nature': Actress Dame Diana Rigg dies aged 82

Sep 10th 2020, 2:49 PM 34,413 Views 25 Comments

Rigg was diagnosed with cancer in March and died early this morning.

# death - Monday 7 September, 2020

Man (38) arrested on suspicion of murder after another man fatally stabbed at illegal rave in London
# London
# London

Man (38) arrested on suspicion of murder after another man fatally stabbed at illegal rave in London

Sep 7th 2020, 3:47 PM 23,526 Views 3 Comments

The incident happened at Culverley Road in Catford, south-east London, in the early hours of yesterday morning.

# death - Monday 31 August, 2020

Criminal investigation continuing after man (20s) found dead outside Kerry hotel
# Killarney
# Killarney

Criminal investigation continuing after man (20s) found dead outside Kerry hotel

Aug 31st 2020, 10:51 AM 30,742 Views 5 Comments

The man was found outside a hotel on the Muckross Road, Killarney on Saturday.

# death - Sunday 30 August, 2020

Gardaí launch investigation after man (20s) discovered dead outside Kerry hotel
# Killarney
# Killarney

Gardaí launch investigation after man (20s) discovered dead outside Kerry hotel

Updated Aug 30th 2020, 1:45 PM 94,231 Views 9 Comments

The area has now been sealed off and garda technical teams are at the scene.

One dead in Portland shooting after demonstrators clash
# Protests
# Protests

One dead in Portland shooting after demonstrators clash

Aug 30th 2020, 9:30 AM 27,870 Views 78 Comments

The death follows another night of unrest in the city.

# death - Saturday 29 August, 2020

Gardaí probe 'unexplained death' of man in Cork
# Death
# Death

Gardaí probe 'unexplained death' of man in Cork

Aug 29th 2020, 11:35 AM 33,786 Views 12 Comments

The man was discovered unconscious in the early hours of this morning.

# death - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

No foul play suspected in death of man in Cork city
# Gary Dineen
# Gary Dineen

No foul play suspected in death of man in Cork city

Aug 18th 2020, 10:31 AM 23,007 Views 20 Comments

Gary Dineen’s body was found last week.

# death - Friday 14 August, 2020

25-year-old charged with murder of fellow resident at Clontarf HSE hostel
# Clontarf
# Clontarf

25-year-old charged with murder of fellow resident at Clontarf HSE hostel

Updated Aug 14th 2020, 9:10 PM 37,889 Views 0 Comments

Sean Murphy handed himself in to gardaí yesterday.

# death - Monday 20 July, 2020

Gunman 'disguised as FedEx driver' shot and killed US judge's son
# New Jersey
# New Jersey

Gunman 'disguised as FedEx driver' shot and killed US judge's son

Jul 20th 2020, 8:34 PM 48,099 Views 18 Comments

The incident occurred at the family home.

# death - Thursday 2 July, 2020

'I walked out of the house to where my van was parked. I put three massive dents in the side of it'
# Anger
From The42
# Anger

'I walked out of the house to where my van was parked. I put three massive dents in the side of it'

Jul 2nd 2020, 6:00 AM 7,118 Views 1 Comment

Read an extract from Tai Woffinden’s ‘Raw Speed’.

# death - Sunday 21 June, 2020

Senior republican Bobby Storey has died
# Bobby Storey
# Bobby Storey

Senior republican Bobby Storey has died

Jun 21st 2020, 5:59 PM 37,651 Views 27 Comments

The former Sinn Féin chairman was aged in his mid 60s and had been unwell for a period of time.

'He was the rock in our family': Officers line the streets to pay their respects at the funeral of Detective Garda Colm Horkan
# Colm Horkan
# Colm Horkan

'He was the rock in our family': Officers line the streets to pay their respects at the funeral of Detective Garda Colm Horkan

Jun 21st 2020, 1:50 PM 49,986 Views 0 Comments

Over 1,000 people turned out to mourn his passing.

# death - Thursday 18 June, 2020

'Their loss is colossal': Locals describe 'absolute gentleman' detective who was shot and killed overnight in Roscommon
# Castlerea
# Castlerea

'Their loss is colossal': Locals describe 'absolute gentleman' detective who was shot and killed overnight in Roscommon

Jun 18th 2020, 12:45 PM 40,972 Views 22 Comments

Detective Garda Colm Horkan died after he was shot on duty in Castlerea.

# death - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

Free national bereavement support line launched by Irish Hospice Foundation
# Bereavement
# Bereavement

Free national bereavement support line launched by Irish Hospice Foundation

Jun 9th 2020, 7:40 AM 6,394 Views 1 Comment

The national freephone service – 1800 80 70 77 – will be available Monday to Friday from 10am to 1pm.

# death - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

Tiger Woods urges calm over 'shocking' Floyd death
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

Tiger Woods urges calm over 'shocking' Floyd death

Jun 2nd 2020, 8:04 AM 5,245 Views 7 Comments

America is witnessing its most widespread protests since the 1960s.

# death - Sunday 24 May, 2020

Irish teenager fell to his death as he tried to escape alleged armed robbers in Australia
# Cian English
# Cian English

Irish teenager fell to his death as he tried to escape alleged armed robbers in Australia

Updated May 24th 2020, 8:48 PM 88,100 Views 0 Comments

Three men aged 18, 20 and 22 have been arrested and charged with 19-year-old Cian English’s murder.

# death - Saturday 23 May, 2020

Gardaí launch investigation after two men die in Dublin house fire
# Drimnagh
# Drimnagh

Gardaí launch investigation after two men die in Dublin house fire

May 23rd 2020, 4:28 PM 32,466 Views 4 Comments

The bodies of two men were discovered in a house in Drimnagh.

# death - Saturday 16 May, 2020

'We'll miss him forever': Comic actor Fred Willard dies aged 86
# Fred Willard
# Fred Willard

'We'll miss him forever': Comic actor Fred Willard dies aged 86

May 16th 2020, 9:32 PM 74,954 Views 25 Comments

Willard was a four-time Emmy nominee.

# death - Friday 15 May, 2020

Argentinian Ambassador to Ireland to be buried in Mayo
# Foxford
# Foxford

Argentinian Ambassador to Ireland to be buried in Mayo

May 15th 2020, 12:59 PM 42,834 Views 33 Comments

Laura Bernal died suddenly in Dublin last month.

# death - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

Kraftwerk co-founder Florian Schneider dies aged 73
# Kraftwerk
# Kraftwerk

Kraftwerk co-founder Florian Schneider dies aged 73

May 6th 2020, 7:48 PM 21,023 Views 18 Comments

He had set up the band with co-founder Ralf Hutter in 1970.

# death - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

Man (21) arrested after woman's body discovered at flat in Belfast
# HAYWOOD AVENUE
# HAYWOOD AVENUE

Man (21) arrested after woman's body discovered at flat in Belfast

Apr 22nd 2020, 7:05 AM 14,652 Views 0 Comments

PSNI officers were called to the property on Haywood Avenue at around 1:45am.

# death - Thursday 16 April, 2020

First Blood actor Brian Dennehy dies aged 81
# Brian Dennehy
# Brian Dennehy

First Blood actor Brian Dennehy dies aged 81

Apr 16th 2020, 9:32 PM 72,808 Views 73 Comments

Dennehy passed away from natural causes not related to coronavirus at his home yesterday evening.

# death - Friday 3 April, 2020

Farmer (64) dies after being attacked by bull
# Charleville
# Charleville

Farmer (64) dies after being attacked by bull

Apr 3rd 2020, 12:56 PM 65,971 Views 13 Comments

Emergency services were alerted after a neighbour found the man in an unresponsive state.