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#wakes

# wakes - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Baby declared dead woke up moments before cremation after night in morgue

Before the baby was sent to the morgue, his father had wrapped him in two layers of clothing and a thick bag which may have saved his life.

# wakes - Sunday 15 November, 2015

The traditional Irish wake: Why rumours of its demise have been greatly exaggerated

“The terrible thing about dying over there is that you miss your own wake,” Dave Allen once said. But is the tradition still as popular?