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# bessborough home

Last year
Campaigners 'outraged' over plan to build 420 apartments on Bessborough mother and baby home site
Plans were lodged with An Bord Pleanála earlier this year by Estuary View Enterprises.
All time
A Bessborough Tale: 'Some nights all you could hear was sobbing'
To this day I have never experienced the grief and despair I felt leaving my baby son. I thought I would physically break in half.
Adoption Rights Alliance cautiously welcomes inquiry into mother and baby homes
The group also want assurances new legislation regarding adoption information and tracing be considered.