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#philip cairns

# philip-cairns - Thursday 8 December, 2016

'Callous and hurtful': Sister of missing Philip Cairns on online claims

Sandra Cairns spoke of the pain her family has endured after false claims about Philip were made online.

# philip-cairns - Thursday 4 August, 2016

No forensic link found between Philip Cairns and Eamon Cooke

DNA evidence from the missing boy’s bag wasn’t linked to ‘any named person’.

# philip-cairns - Friday 17 June, 2016

Woman abused by Eamon Cooke as a child says he 'had it in him' to kill Philip Cairns

“I don’t know if he did kill Philip Cairns or not, but he certainly had it in him.”

# philip-cairns - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Philip Cairns's mother says she'll forgive the man who may be responsible for her son's disappearance

“You still have to forgive anyway, for me to have my own peace – you have to forgive.”

# philip-cairns - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

Gardaí believe children were coerced into placing missing Philip Cairns' bag in a laneway

Philip Cairns went missing from Rathfarnham on 23 October 1986

# philip-cairns - Monday 13 June, 2016

Eamon Cooke: the convicted paedophile who launched the careers of RTE legends

The late DJ Eamon Cooke has been implicated in the disappearance of Philip Cairns almost 30 years ago

# philip-cairns - Sunday 12 June, 2016

'I was thinking of Philip Cairns' mother'

Woman describes how she went straight to gardaí when she received information from one of Eamon Cooke’s victims.

# philip-cairns - Saturday 11 June, 2016

Schoolbag of Philip Cairns to be examined for DNA evidence

Gardaí believe they may know who killed the 13-year-old schoolboy in 1986.

# philip-cairns - Friday 10 June, 2016

Convicted paedophile Eamon Cooke may have killed 13-year-old Philip Cairns - reports

The 13-year-old schoolboy went missing in Dublin over 30 years ago.

# philip-cairns - Monday 30 November, 2015

29 years on: The unsolved mystery of 13-year-old Philip Cairns

“We’re all getting older and wiser at this stage. Somebody might have a conscience and might want to talk to gardaí about this”.

# philip-cairns - Monday 19 October, 2015

'I believe he was abducted': Brother of Philip Cairns says DNA could be key to finding the truth

The 13-year-old went missing 29 years ago this month. Gardaí are still actively investigating his disappearance.