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#Travelling Community

# travelling-community - Thursday 10 May, 2012

"Don't do it again" - Warning for travellers after horse race on Cork road Travellers This post contains videos

"Don't do it again" - Warning for travellers after horse race on Cork road

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the sulky race on the Cork to Mallow road on Saturday as Pavee Point issued a warning to Travellers this morning.

# travelling-community - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

Traveller suicide rate 'six times higher than settled community' - conference

A national conference on Travellers and mental health hears that suicide accounts for 11 per cent of all deaths among Travellers.

# travelling-community - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Boy, 14, accused of attempted murder in Belfast

The Irish News says the arrested boy is the youngest person to face such a serious charge in nearly a decade.

# travelling-community - Wednesday 27 April, 2011

Seven in court after "crazy" Irish Travellers "booze and beat" their way through Cologne: report

Over 400 Irish Travellers descended on Cologne for the Easter weekend – reportedly wreaking major havoc in the west German city.

# travelling-community - Monday 14 March, 2011

Human rights commission issues hard-hitting UN 'report card'

The Irish Human Rights Commission demands an end to ‘slopping out’ in prisons, and referenda on women’s and children’s rights.

# travelling-community - Wednesday 2 February, 2011

Up to 4,000 Travellers living in 'inadequate' conditions

Thousands of Traveller families are living in “hazardous and deplorable” conditions throughout the country – despite agreement by local authorities to arrange suitable accommodation.