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# cloyne - Thursday 11 June, 2020

From The42 New documentary set to be made on Cork hurling great Christy Ring Rebel Legend

New documentary set to be made on Cork hurling great Christy Ring

This year is the centenary of Ring’s birth.

# cloyne - Saturday 5 September, 2015

Cork man ejected from priesthood over abuse claims 'kept celebrating Mass at home'

It’s led to a resignation in the diocese of Cloyne.

# cloyne - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Gardaí may have interviewed victim of paedophile priest as 'family favour'

A new GSOC report found that a statement might have been taken just to “appease the victim”.

# cloyne - Saturday 7 March, 2015

Here's what we learned from Enda Kenny's one-on-one with

The Taoiseach paid a visit to our HQ this week and he had plenty to say…

# cloyne - Friday 6 March, 2015

WATCH: Enda on changing his mind, not taking himself seriously and running for president... The Full Interview This post contains videos

WATCH: Enda on changing his mind, not taking himself seriously and running for president...

The Taoiseach was in with to talk the economy, the referendum, his salary and his future.

# cloyne - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Cork man ejected from priesthood over abuse claims has appeal rejected by Rome

Dan Duane made the appeal to the Catholic Church’s highest judicial authority.

# cloyne - Thursday 7 November, 2013

Body of elderly man discovered in Cork house

Gardaí have sealed off the scene and the office of the State Pathologist has been notified.

# cloyne - Friday 12 July, 2013

New Murphy Report information details abuse by Fr Patrick McCabe

Previously redacted information has now been made public, and details allegations of abuse made against the priest.

# cloyne - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

Two kids from Cork to be confirmed by... Pope Francis

Emily Mulcahy and Edmond Roche (both 12) were chosen from the diocese of Cloyne to be confirmed by the Pope in St Peter’s Square.

# cloyne - Friday 22 March, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added chicks sniffing daffodils

The things we learned, loved and shared today…

Priest dismissed over complaints of child sexual abuse

A number of complaints of sexual abuse of minors against the priest have been upheld by a canonical penal trial today.

# cloyne - Saturday 24 November, 2012

New Bishop of Cloyne accepts appointment with 'apprehension'

The Bishop-elect William Crean, from Kerry, has said he had accepted the post with “considerable trepidation”.

# cloyne - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Power outages in Dublin and Cork

In Glassmore, Swords a fault has caused a power outage for around 21 houses and a fault in Cloyne, Co Cork means around 42 houses are without electricity.

# cloyne - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Column: The children's referendum is a chance to put things right

By voting yes, we can prove that this generation has done more than any other to protect children who have been betrayed in the past, writes Aodhán Ó Riordáin.

# cloyne - Friday 20 July, 2012

One year on: What's happened since Enda Kenny's landmark Cloyne speech? Cloyne This post contains videos

One year on: What's happened since Enda Kenny's landmark Cloyne speech?

In his most significant speech to date, Enda Kenny was hugely critical of the Vatican following the publication of the Cloyne report. Today marks the first anniversary of that speech.

# cloyne - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

Column: 'Support for my coming out reflects changing attitudes in Ireland'

The Fine Gael TD Jerry Buttimer said publicly for the first time this week that he is gay. Writing for, he explains the reasons behind his decision to come out…

# cloyne - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

Vatican visitors propose Church reforms to deal with abuse fallout

An Apostolic Visitation sent by Pope Benedict XVI suggests reforming admissions to seminaries, and organisation of dioceses.

Vatican visitors to publish report on Church child abuse

Pope Benedict’s hand-picked ‘Apostolic Visitation’ will publish a summary of their findings later this morning.

# cloyne - Sunday 19 February, 2012

Archbishop calls for 'renewed' and 'more humble' Catholic church

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin made the call as he welcomed the new Papal Nuncio to Ireland in Dublin today.

# cloyne - Friday 30 December, 2011

Obama, Cloyne and an 'elderly poet': how the world's media saw Ireland in 2011 Review 2011 This post contains videos

Obama, Cloyne and an 'elderly poet': how the world's media saw Ireland in 2011

It’s been an eventful year for the nation, here’s how the international media saw the big events.

# cloyne - Monday 19 December, 2011

Government publishes final sections of damning Cloyne report

The Department of Justice publishes the final extracts of the report into the handling of child sexual abuse allegations in Cloyne.

# cloyne - Wednesday 7 September, 2011

Take 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

'I didn't go too far': Taoiseach defends Cloyne report comments

Enda Kenny was responding to criticism levelled at him by the Vatican last weekend.

# cloyne - Monday 5 September, 2011

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things you should know this morning…

# cloyne - Sunday 4 September, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday

In tonight’s Fix: What Diarmuid Martin wants the Taoiseach to explain; Celia Larkin’s earfuls for Bertie; why McDonald’s is ‘Lovin’ It’ in Ballymun; and what did the Rubberbandits get upto at Electric Picnic?

Archbishop Martin calls on Taoiseach to explain Vatican comments

The Archbishop of Dublin was speaking following the publication of the Vatican’s controversial response to the Cloyne report.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Deaths in Ballymun and Waterford, Archbishop admits fears of abuse ‘cabal’, and Vincent Browne’s TV3 ‘Ex Factor’…

# cloyne - Saturday 3 September, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday

In tonight’s Fix: The fall out from the Vatican’s response to the Cloyne report; why there could be good news for mortgage holders; and what’s happening down at the Electric Picnic?

Cloyne: Tánaiste reacts to Vatican statement as Taoiseach says he doesn't regret speech

The two most senior figures in government have given their initial response to what the Vatican has been saying about the Cloyne report this morning.

Vatican rejects Taoiseach's criticism over Cloyne sex abuse report

The Vatican has issued its response to the Cloyne report saying it is “sorry and ashamed” for the suffering of victims and their families.

Vatican's response to Cloyne 'will be published imminently' - report

La Stampa newspaper says the 15-page response has been prepared and is awaiting final approval before being published.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things you need to know: IMF’s kind words as it offers more bailout funds, Anglo staff told to “party!” months before takeover, Cloyne response “imminent”, and time after AD…

# cloyne - Tuesday 23 August, 2011

Poll: How do you feel about Bishop Magee's apology? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: How do you feel about Bishop Magee's apology?

Former bishop John Magee issued an apology yesterday to the victims of clerical sex abuse in his diocese, which has been met with mixed reaction today. What do you think about it?

# cloyne - Monday 22 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday

The battle for Tripoli rages on, the bishop of Cloyne breaks his silence, Ireland’s latest viral sensation and… can we turn light bulbs into wifi routers?

Bishop Magee breaks silence over Cloyne abuse

Dr John Magee has apologised to child abuse victims, and said he “let down” other priests by going into hiding.

# cloyne - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Cloyne priests to meet... as hundreds more abuse cases set to emerge

A new report on the Donegal diocese of Raphoe is expected to reveal many more assaults on children by priests.

# cloyne - Sunday 31 July, 2011

Archbishop: Clerics hurt too by the Church's mishandling of abuse claims

The Archbishop of Tuam, Michael Neary, addresses pilgrims on top of Croagh Patrick as part of “spiritual” Reek Sunday in Mayo.

# cloyne - Friday 29 July, 2011

Take 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Catholic newspaper applauds Taoiseach's Vatican speech

The Irish Catholic said in its editorial that the Taoiseach’s speech “captured the anger of a generation”.

# cloyne - Thursday 28 July, 2011

Ireland's Papal Nuncio to be transferred to Czech Republic

Giuseppe Leanza is to be deployed to the vacant position in Prague, following his withdrawal from Ireland.

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