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# tuam - Friday 6 June, 2014

The 9 at 9: Friday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Jun 6th 2014, 8:15 AM 12,358 Views 12 Comments

Good morning! Here are the nine stories you need to know this morning as we edge closer to the weekend.

# tuam - Thursday 5 June, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

Jun 5th 2014, 11:08 PM 14,369 Views 6 Comments

Everyone’s talking about the Tuam babies, redundancies and a manhunt in Canada.

Opinion: Tuam's 800 babies – a legacy of shame and horror beyond words
# Tuam
# Tuam

Opinion: Tuam's 800 babies – a legacy of shame and horror beyond words

Jun 5th 2014, 7:30 PM 1,257 Views 147 Comments

The misogynistic meddling of the Catholic church in affairs of this young state was detrimental to the blossoming of a whole, enlightened and fulfilled society – and nobody bore the brunt of that more than vulnerable women and their babies.

Lunchtime Fix: 7 things you need to know
# News Wrap
# News Wrap

Lunchtime Fix: 7 things you need to know

Jun 5th 2014, 1:13 PM 9,851 Views 2 Comments

Catch up as you refuel.

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Jun 5th 2014, 8:23 AM 6,866 Views 7 Comments

Morning, folks. Here are the nine big stories you need to know today.

Archbishop of Tuam "horrified and saddened" to learn of mass child burials
# Tuam
# Tuam

Archbishop of Tuam "horrified and saddened" to learn of mass child burials

Jun 5th 2014, 7:21 AM 10,922 Views 109 Comments

Archbishop Michael Neary has welcomed the Government’s announcement that a number of departments will examine the issue.

# tuam - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

Jun 4th 2014, 11:07 PM 17,526 Views 2 Comments

Everyone’s talking about the mass grave in Tuam, the Leaving Cert and a spat between a Dublin Bus driver and a cyclist.

Multiple government departments to deal with 'deeply disturbing revelations' of child burials
# 800 Babies
# 800 Babies

Multiple government departments to deal with 'deeply disturbing revelations' of child burials

Jun 4th 2014, 10:30 PM 17,789 Views 106 Comments

The issue has come to light as a result of research which found death records for 796 infants in an unmarked grave beside a children’s home.

Mary Lou McDonald warns that Tuam mass grave could be one of 'dozens'
# Tip Of The Iceberg
# Tip Of The Iceberg

Mary Lou McDonald warns that Tuam mass grave could be one of 'dozens'

Jun 4th 2014, 4:10 PM 20,232 Views 175 Comments

Sinn Féin’s deputy leader has called for a public inquiry to look into all mother and baby homes nationwide.

The world is talking about Tuam's 800 dead babies
# 800 Babies
# 800 Babies

The world is talking about Tuam's 800 dead babies

Jun 4th 2014, 11:49 AM 36,026 Views 175 Comments

Even if the Government hasn’t yet.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Jun 4th 2014, 8:21 AM 7,781 Views 5 Comments

Good morning! Here are the nine stories you need to know today.

# tuam - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

Jun 3rd 2014, 10:58 PM 15,835 Views 7 Comments

Everyone’s talking about the Labour Party, the bodies of 800 babies in Tuam and a review of the Justice Department.

Allegations about mass grave of 800 babies 'being taken very, very seriously'
# 800 Babies
# 800 Babies

Allegations about mass grave of 800 babies 'being taken very, very seriously'

Jun 3rd 2014, 7:50 PM 46,955 Views 271 Comments

“This is turning into a horrific account of maltreatment, neglect and a complete abdication of responsibility”.

The 5 at 5: Tuesday
# 5 At 5
# 5 At 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

Jun 3rd 2014, 4:47 PM 7,721 Views 2 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# tuam - Saturday 31 May, 2014

Brennan's bread, cannabis, and the world's heaviest man: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Brennan's bread, cannabis, and the world's heaviest man: The week in numbers

May 31st 2014, 7:30 PM 13,869 Views 1 Comment

Plus: How many postmen are attacked by dogs every week.

Opinion: Mass grave 'filled to the brim with tiny bones and skulls' shows how we cherish children
# Mass Grave
# Mass Grave

Opinion: Mass grave 'filled to the brim with tiny bones and skulls' shows how we cherish children

May 31st 2014, 4:00 PM 1,843 Views 282 Comments

The bodies of 800 “illegitimate” children, ranging in age from nine years to two days, have been uncovered in Tuam. But do people care any more now than they did then?

# tuam - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

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

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

May 27th 2014, 10:56 PM 60,440 Views 188 Comments

A campaign is now under way to construct a memorial.

# tuam - Monday 5 May, 2014

Man to appear in court over Tuam assault
# Galway
# Galway

Man to appear in court over Tuam assault

May 5th 2014, 7:18 AM 6,957 Views 0 Comments

The victim remains in a serious condition in Beaumont Hospital.

# tuam - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Young man arrested in connection with Tuam assault
# Galway
# Galway

Young man arrested in connection with Tuam assault

May 4th 2014, 7:57 PM 10,831 Views 7 Comments

The victim remains in a serious condition in Beaumont Hospital.

# tuam - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Young man seriously injured in early-morning assault in Tuam
# Galway
# Galway

Young man seriously injured in early-morning assault in Tuam

May 3rd 2014, 11:16 AM 13,518 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have issued an appeal for witnesses.

# tuam - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

€550m Galway motorway deal promises 450 jobs and at least five bypasses
# Bypassed
# Bypassed

€550m Galway motorway deal promises 450 jobs and at least five bypasses

Apr 30th 2014, 4:55 PM 36,584 Views 67 Comments

The 57 km four-lane motorway between Tuam and Gort is to be completed by the end of 2018.

# tuam - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Five arrested as gardaí target burglars in the west
# Galway
# Galway

Five arrested as gardaí target burglars in the west

Apr 13th 2014, 9:36 AM 16,041 Views 41 Comments

During the arrests a large quantity of power tools were also seized.

# tuam - Monday 7 April, 2014

'Sophisticated' cannabis growhouse discovered by gardaí in Tuam
# Search
# Search

'Sophisticated' cannabis growhouse discovered by gardaí in Tuam

Apr 7th 2014, 7:42 AM 12,007 Views 47 Comments

A man has been arrested following the discovery.

# tuam - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Mulholland given full backing by Galway football bosses
# Pressure
From The42
# Pressure

Mulholland given full backing by Galway football bosses

Mar 5th 2014, 11:07 AM 2,199 Views 4 Comments

The team have lost all three league games to date and are now in serious danger of relegation to division three.

# tuam - Sunday 23 February, 2014

Photobomb of the day from this Connacht GAA fan after final win over Ulster
# Happy Camper
From The42
# Happy Camper

Photobomb of the day from this Connacht GAA fan after final win over Ulster

Feb 23rd 2014, 5:26 PM 8,503 Views 3 Comments

Connacht won comfortably by 2-19 to 1-7 against Ulster in Tuam today.

# tuam - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Here’s why some Irish Liverpool and United fans will be swapping jerseys on 16 March
# Fundraiser
From The42
# Fundraiser

Here’s why some Irish Liverpool and United fans will be swapping jerseys on 16 March

Feb 6th 2014, 5:00 PM 31,760 Views 50 Comments

The event is being organised in aid of Shane Grogan.

# tuam - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Community and a secret millionaire help Pieta House open in Tuam
# Galway
# Galway

Community and a secret millionaire help Pieta House open in Tuam

Dec 3rd 2013, 6:45 AM 10,690 Views 9 Comments

Pieta House West opened its doors yesterday, thanks to the hard work of a lot of people.

# tuam - Sunday 23 June, 2013

Man (20s) killed when his car hit a wall in Galway
# Galway
# Galway

Man (20s) killed when his car hit a wall in Galway

Jun 23rd 2013, 9:59 AM 9,509 Views 7 Comments

Gardai in Tuam are investigating the incident at Airglooney on the Balgaddy Road at around 1.20am in the early hours of this morning.

# tuam - Sunday 21 April, 2013

Two further arrests after €2.5m drugs seizure
# Drugs
# Drugs

Two further arrests after €2.5m drugs seizure

Apr 21st 2013, 10:11 AM 6,628 Views 12 Comments

Two other males are still being detained.

# tuam - Saturday 20 April, 2013

The Evening Fix… now with added iPhone dominoes
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix… now with added iPhone dominoes

Apr 20th 2013, 7:55 PM 13,276 Views 6 Comments

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

Pic: Two arrested after cannabis plants worth €2.5m seized
# Co Galway
# Co Galway

Pic: Two arrested after cannabis plants worth €2.5m seized

Apr 20th 2013, 3:36 PM 14,507 Views 60 Comments

The 3,000 plants were seized following the planned search of a business premises in Tuam, Co Galway.

# tuam - Saturday 23 March, 2013

Man tied up as home is robbed by burglars in Galway
# Aggravated Burglary
# Aggravated Burglary

Man tied up as home is robbed by burglars in Galway

Mar 23rd 2013, 2:29 PM 13,680 Views 58 Comments

The incident happened around 9.30pm last night when four men entered the man’s home, tied him up and took a small sum of cash.

# tuam - Monday 11 February, 2013

Man killed in Galway collision
# Galway
# Galway

Man killed in Galway collision

Feb 11th 2013, 7:52 AM 7,971 Views 4 Comments

The man in his 60s died after his car collided with a wall.

# tuam - Monday 7 January, 2013

FBD League: Galway, Sligo and Leitrim triumph
# Connacht
From The42
# Connacht

FBD League: Galway, Sligo and Leitrim triumph

Jan 7th 2013, 6:30 AM 1,112 Views 0 Comments

Micheal Meehan was to the fore as the Tribesmen got their 2013 campaign off to a winning start in Tuam yesterday.

# tuam - Saturday 8 December, 2012

Two arrests and appeal for witnesses over crashed 'blue Volvo car'
# Investigation
# Investigation

Two arrests and appeal for witnesses over crashed 'blue Volvo car'

Dec 8th 2012, 7:57 AM 7,617 Views 9 Comments

Two or three people left the scene of a crash in Galway on Thursday night, Gardaí say.

# tuam - Monday 19 November, 2012

Missing Galway woman located
# Missing
# Missing

Missing Galway woman located

Nov 19th 2012, 4:20 PM 14,178 Views 8 Comments

The woman was reported missing from Strabane, Co Tyrone, but has since been located.

# tuam - Sunday 18 November, 2012

Man dies following single vehicle collision in Co Galway
# Roads
# Roads

Man dies following single vehicle collision in Co Galway

Nov 18th 2012, 4:31 PM 9,342 Views 1 Comment

The fatal road collision occurred at Kildaree, Williamstown, at around 9.15am today.

# tuam - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Tablet dump to help raise awareness of addiction to medication
# Medicines
# Medicines

Tablet dump to help raise awareness of addiction to medication

Nov 14th 2012, 7:30 AM 6,093 Views 16 Comments

In the past five years, benzodiazepine use has increased by nearly 40 per cent in Ireland. People are being encouraged to dump their old stockpiles of medication.

# tuam - Monday 22 October, 2012

Investigation continues into "awful tragedy" of Tuam crash
# Tragic
# Tragic

Investigation continues into "awful tragedy" of Tuam crash

Oct 22nd 2012, 10:15 AM 14,277 Views 31 Comments

The young girls who died following the road crash were named locally as Kate and Grace Gilmore.

# tuam - Monday 17 September, 2012

Four men appear in Galway court over €750k cannabis haul
# Drugs
# Drugs

Four men appear in Galway court over €750k cannabis haul

Sep 17th 2012, 11:33 AM 3,641 Views 11 Comments

Gardaí arrested six people at the weekend in connection with the major haul of cannabis plants in Tuam and Oughterard.