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# philomena - Thursday 14 January, 2021

Judi Dench pays tribute to Mother and Baby Homes survivor Philomena Lee
# Philomena
# Philomena

Judi Dench pays tribute to Mother and Baby Homes survivor Philomena Lee

Jan 14th 2021, 8:00 PM 42,039 Views 13 Comments

The Oscar-winner portrayed Lee in the 2013 film Philomena, which documented her 50-year search for her forcibly adopted son, Anthony.

# philomena - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Adoption group urges support for new law to stop adoptees 'feeling like pariahs'
# Birth Certs
# Birth Certs

Adoption group urges support for new law to stop adoptees 'feeling like pariahs'

Nov 19th 2014, 3:40 PM 7,364 Views 6 Comments

James Reilly has said that the Adoption Bill will benefit from further consultation.

# philomena - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Philomena Lee deserves an apology from the state: Labour TD
# The Hardest Word
# The Hardest Word

Philomena Lee deserves an apology from the state: Labour TD

Sep 4th 2014, 2:17 PM 8,856 Views 15 Comments

Anne Ferris was opening a world adoption conference in UCC today.

Philomena Lee to tell world conference about her forced adoption in Ireland
# Children
# Children

Philomena Lee to tell world conference about her forced adoption in Ireland

Sep 4th 2014, 8:14 AM 13,643 Views 60 Comments

A major international conference in Cork today will hear from a number of speakers about adoption law.

# philomena - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

Philomena Lee to speak about her experience of forced adoption in Ireland
# Children's Rights
# Children's Rights

Philomena Lee to speak about her experience of forced adoption in Ireland

Aug 27th 2014, 7:15 AM 7,531 Views 3 Comments

The event will see a number of different international experts discussing children’s rights in Ireland.

# philomena - Monday 17 February, 2014

Philomena wins as big stars line up for the BAFTAs
# Baftas 2014
From The Daily Edge
# Baftas 2014

Philomena wins as big stars line up for the BAFTAs

Feb 17th 2014, 7:36 AM 17,050 Views 13 Comments

There were emotional tributes to the late Philip Seymour Hoffman at the awards ceremony.

# philomena - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

'A truly remarkable woman': Philomena a 'catalyst' for increase in adoption queries
# Adoption
# Adoption

'A truly remarkable woman': Philomena a 'catalyst' for increase in adoption queries

Feb 12th 2014, 11:11 AM 8,153 Views 13 Comments

Children’s Minister Frances Fitzgerald has said she would welcome a meeting with the campaigner Philomena Lee.

# philomena - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Here's Pope Francis meeting Philomena Lee and Steve Coogan
# Vatican
# Vatican

Here's Pope Francis meeting Philomena Lee and Steve Coogan

Feb 5th 2014, 2:33 PM 15,407 Views 62 Comments

After the meeting, Lee said she hopes the Pope will help her with her fight to help mothers and children who need closure.

# philomena - Friday 24 January, 2014

# philomena - Friday 17 January, 2014

Truly honest movie posters for this year's Oscars nominees
# Scarface For Douchbags
From The Daily Edge
# Scarface For Douchbags

Truly honest movie posters for this year's Oscars nominees

Jan 17th 2014, 9:12 AM 5,478 Views 1 Comment

The Wolf of Wall Street, Philomena, Gravity… what are they REALLY about?

# philomena - Thursday 16 January, 2014

All of the Oscar nominations right here in a handy list
# Oscars 2014
From The Daily Edge
# Oscars 2014

All of the Oscar nominations right here in a handy list

Jan 16th 2014, 2:03 PM 22,621 Views 72 Comments

Now…who’s gonna win?

# philomena - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Leonardo DiCaprio starts 'Philomania' trend after mispronouncing 'Philomena'
# Call The Doctor
From The Daily Edge
# Call The Doctor

Leonardo DiCaprio starts 'Philomania' trend after mispronouncing 'Philomena'

Jan 14th 2014, 10:12 AM 9,082 Views 2 Comments

We’ve got a severe case of Philomania.

Son accused of mother's murder showed no emotion, court told
# Edinburgh
# Edinburgh

Son accused of mother's murder showed no emotion, court told

Jan 14th 2014, 8:51 AM 11,423 Views 0 Comments

James Dunleavy denies killing 66-year-old Philomena, whose body was only identified after Scottish police circulated a computer generated reconstruction of her face in the Irish media.

# philomena - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Philomena wins four Bafta nominations alongside 12 Years A Slave and Gravity
# BAFTAs
From The Daily Edge
# BAFTAs

Philomena wins four Bafta nominations alongside 12 Years A Slave and Gravity

Jan 8th 2014, 9:09 AM 8,716 Views 51 Comments

Michael Fassbender was also nominated in the Best Supporting Actor category.

# philomena - Thursday 12 December, 2013

Ireland in Golden Globe nominations with forced adoptions, slavery and U2
# Golden Globes
From The Daily Edge
# Golden Globes

Ireland in Golden Globe nominations with forced adoptions, slavery and U2

Dec 12th 2013, 4:48 PM 11,769 Views 19 Comments

Michael Fassbender and Catholic Church movie Philomena were nominated, alongside Bono and the lads.

# philomena - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Steve Coogan does different Irish accents
# More To Ireland
From The Daily Edge
# More To Ireland

Steve Coogan does different Irish accents

Oct 31st 2013, 3:32 PM 7,561 Views 0 Comments

He let loose behind the scenes on the Late Late Show.

# philomena - Thursday 15 August, 2013

Phil Lynott statue is back where it belongs
# Phil Lynott State
From The Daily Edge
# Phil Lynott State

Phil Lynott statue is back where it belongs

Aug 15th 2013, 11:44 AM 7,628 Views 20 Comments

Guess who just got back today?