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# institution - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Column: 'I cook dinner when I want, eat when I want. I was waiting 20 years for this'

After 20 years of institutional living, Alan has moved into his community. This is his story, as well as other HAIL project participants, now living lives of their own choosing.

# institution - Monday 11 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge 15 tweets that sum up Ireland’s relationship with Michael Guineys National Treasure

# institution - Sunday 20 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge Here's why Hit The Diff needs to be recognised as a national treasure Absolute Tune

# institution - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Opinion: After two decades as a journalist, no project I’ve handled has been quite as harrowing

In the course of compiling a book about the abuse of children in industrial schools, I came face to face with one of the darkest chapters in Ireland’s history.

# institution - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Sale of half of Arnotts gets the go-ahead

Two companies are to have joint control of the iconic Dublin store Arnotts.

# institution - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

'It's time to do something' - The forgotten mass grave of 800 babies in Galway

A campaign is now under way to construct a memorial.

# institution - Thursday 6 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Charming film tells the story of the 55-year-old chipper in Cork where people queue down the street Chips Bai

Charming film tells the story of the 55-year-old chipper in Cork where people queue down the street

KC’s in Douglas is a beloved institution.

# institution - Saturday 9 March, 2013

Magdalene survivors "shocked and upset" by nun interview defending laundries

In an interview aired last night, two anonymous nuns defended the Magdalene laundries and said religious orders had no need to apologise.

# institution - Sunday 10 February, 2013

Group of Magdalene survivors to meet Taoiseach tomorrow

A group of women represented by the Magdalene Survivors Together group will meet with Enda Kenny on Monday afternoon.

# institution - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

GAA fans lose an institution as Quinns of Drumcondra shuts its doors

Where many a day turned to midnight…

# institution - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

The Evening Fix... now with added tweets from ten years ago

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# institution - Sunday 12 August, 2012

'Unsuitable' psychiatric hospital continuing to admit patients

A 19th century asylum in Portlaoise is continuing to admit new patients despite a national policy to shut down outdated facilities.

# institution - Saturday 28 April, 2012

40 per cent of prisoners in St Patrick's are on protection

Prisoners at the institution, which houses offenders aged 16 to 21, are placed on protection when they are under threat from other inmates or pose a risk to the prison population.