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# creeslough - This month November 2022

Gardaí have concluded their examination of Creeslough blast site
# Donegal
# Donegal

Gardaí have concluded their examination of Creeslough blast site

Nov 17th 2022, 1:46 PM 17,700 Views 0 Comments

Forensic scientists and engineering experts were examining the site in Donegal since 7 October.

Businesses affected by Creeslough blast to receive grants to repair damage
# Creeslough
# Creeslough

Businesses affected by Creeslough blast to receive grants to repair damage

Nov 9th 2022, 7:28 PM 12,851 Views 4 Comments

Emergency funding is to be made available for firms and community groups affected by the explosion which claimed 10 lives.

# creeslough - Last month October 2022

Gardaí granted extension to continue to preserve scene of the Creeslough explosion
# Creeslough
# Creeslough

Gardaí granted extension to continue to preserve scene of the Creeslough explosion

Oct 27th 2022, 7:16 PM 22,835 Views 0 Comments

Over 500 lines of enquiry have been actioned and a large amount of CCTV is being reviewed.

Therapist: A reflection on Creeslough and the grief of a community
# Donegal Tragedy
# Donegal Tragedy

Therapist: A reflection on Creeslough and the grief of a community

Oct 22nd 2022, 7:00 AM 13,357 Views 8 Comments

Mary Spring looks at the grief endured by the people of Creeslough after the explosion.

Josepha Madigan apologises for tweet in immediate aftermath of Creeslough explosion
# Apologies
# Apologies

Josepha Madigan apologises for tweet in immediate aftermath of Creeslough explosion

Oct 19th 2022, 8:56 AM 67,335 Views 35 Comments

She has admitted she should not have sent the tweet.

'They were always together': Funeral of Robert Garwe and Shauna Flanagan Garwe takes place
# Creeslough
# Creeslough

'They were always together': Funeral of Robert Garwe and Shauna Flanagan Garwe takes place

Updated Oct 15th 2022, 3:06 PM 61,321 Views 7 Comments

The funeral mass for Robert and five-year-old Shauna, the youngest victim of the tragedy, was held this morning.

Creeslough explosion victim Hugh Kelly was in remission after cancer battle, funeral hears
# Creeslough
# Creeslough

Creeslough explosion victim Hugh Kelly was in remission after cancer battle, funeral hears

Oct 14th 2022, 1:44 PM 24,709 Views 3 Comments

Mourners lined the streets of the rural village to say goodbye to a member of their community for the fourth day in a row.

Funeral services for Creeslough explosion victims Martina Martin and Leona Harper take place
# Donegal
# Donegal

Funeral services for Creeslough explosion victims Martina Martin and Leona Harper take place

Updated Oct 13th 2022, 7:40 PM 34,878 Views 2 Comments

Ten people died in the tragedy in Creeslough on Friday. They ranged in age from five to 59.

People of Creeslough showing great example of solidarity, Higgins says, as funerals take place
# Donegal
# Donegal

People of Creeslough showing great example of solidarity, Higgins says, as funerals take place

Updated Oct 12th 2022, 7:20 PM 34,813 Views 4 Comments

The funeral services for James O’Flaherty, Catherine O’Donnell and James Monaghan are taking place today.

UK Labour leader offers condolences to Creeslough families on second day of funerals
# Donegal
# Donegal

UK Labour leader offers condolences to Creeslough families on second day of funerals

Oct 12th 2022, 4:06 PM 13,731 Views 3 Comments

Starmer said that Donegal is a special place for his family

'That goal... I'm dedicating it to those 10 beautiful souls who perished on Friday' - Barrett
# Tribute
From The42
# Tribute

'That goal... I'm dedicating it to those 10 beautiful souls who perished on Friday' - Barrett

Oct 11th 2022, 10:48 PM 31,642 Views 13 Comments

Donegal native Amber Barrett was Ireland’s matchwinner against Scotland.

'It would touch anybody's heart': Creeslough comes together for the first of 10 funerals
# Creeslough
# Creeslough

'It would touch anybody's heart': Creeslough comes together for the first of 10 funerals

Oct 11th 2022, 10:30 PM 11,483 Views 0 Comments

The community of Creeslough stood in solidarity for the funerals of Jessical Gallagher and Martin McGill.

Irish Red Cross fund to support Creeslough community raises €352,000 in first 24 hours
# Fundraiser
# Fundraiser

Irish Red Cross fund to support Creeslough community raises €352,000 in first 24 hours

Oct 11th 2022, 6:59 PM 9,049 Views 2 Comments

The Irish Red Cross set up the Creaslough Communtity Support Fund, with the support of An Post and Applegreen

Taoiseach: Winter eviction ban still being considered, but is 'not the solution' to homeless crisis
# Leaders' Questions
# Leaders' Questions

Taoiseach: Winter eviction ban still being considered, but is 'not the solution' to homeless crisis

Oct 11th 2022, 4:02 PM 7,945 Views 10 Comments

The Dáil also paid tribute to the victims of the Creeslough explosion.

'We do not have words to explain it': First funerals for victims of Creeslough explosion take place
# Donegal
# Donegal

'We do not have words to explain it': First funerals for victims of Creeslough explosion take place

Updated Oct 11th 2022, 3:11 PM 44,461 Views 8 Comments

Separate funeral masses will be held for Jessica Gallagher (24) and Martin McGill (49) at St Michael’s Church.

Humanitarian aid to be provided to families impacted by Creeslough explosion
# Creeslough Tragedy
# Creeslough Tragedy

Humanitarian aid to be provided to families impacted by Creeslough explosion

Oct 11th 2022, 2:00 PM 8,738 Views 1 Comment

Cabinet agreed to expand the scheme to aid households impacted by the tragedy.

'It is prayer and community that is carrying us': Creeslough comes to terms with tragedy
# Creeslough
# Creeslough

'It is prayer and community that is carrying us': Creeslough comes to terms with tragedy

Oct 11th 2022, 12:05 AM 10,452 Views 0 Comments

The first funeral for one of the 10 victims is due to take place today.

Creeslough parish priest says community thankful for support during 'tsumani of grief'
# Creeslough
# Creeslough

Creeslough parish priest says community thankful for support during 'tsumani of grief'

Updated Oct 10th 2022, 5:57 PM 34,562 Views 11 Comments

The first of the funerals for the ten victims are taking place this week.

The lives and loves of the 10 Creeslough locals lost in tragedy
# RIP
# RIP

The lives and loves of the 10 Creeslough locals lost in tragedy

Oct 10th 2022, 3:43 PM 29,968 Views 6 Comments

Tributes have been paid to the victims of the explosion, who ranged from the age of five to 59.

First at the scene: 'There were people crying for help. We just tore into what we could'
# Donegal Tragedy
# Donegal Tragedy

First at the scene: 'There were people crying for help. We just tore into what we could'

Oct 10th 2022, 3:08 PM 36,483 Views 2 Comments

Bernard McGinley talks to The Journal’s Diarmuid Pepper in Creeslough.

Vigil for Creeslough victims takes place as tributes continue to pour in
# Creeslough Tragedy
# Creeslough Tragedy

Vigil for Creeslough victims takes place as tributes continue to pour in

Updated Oct 9th 2022, 11:55 PM 118,199 Views 10 Comments

Dozens of people stood in the rain to pay their respects, with several musical tributes.

'Our focus is on being there': The coffee shop helping locals process the Creeslough tragedy
# Community Spirit
# Community Spirit

'Our focus is on being there': The coffee shop helping locals process the Creeslough tragedy

Oct 9th 2022, 6:00 PM 25,912 Views 5 Comments

Café owner Siobhan Carr said it has been a huge community effort since Friday.

'A nightmare of shock and horror': Bishop reflects on tragic Creeslough explosion
# Creeslough Tragedy
# Creeslough Tragedy

'A nightmare of shock and horror': Bishop reflects on tragic Creeslough explosion

Oct 9th 2022, 2:53 PM 5,449 Views 0 Comments

Ten candles have been lit to honour the ten people who lost their lives in Friday’s explosion.

Gardaí name the 10 victims of Creeslough explosion
# Creeslough Tragedy
# Creeslough Tragedy

Gardaí name the 10 victims of Creeslough explosion

Updated Oct 9th 2022, 2:27 PM 121,618 Views 29 Comments
Creeslough woman: 'Our small community is shell-shocked - we will never be the same again'
# Donegal Explosion
# Donegal Explosion

Creeslough woman: 'Our small community is shell-shocked - we will never be the same again'

Oct 9th 2022, 7:15 AM 41,180 Views 2 Comments

Marie Duffy says the whole community is shocked to its core after Friday’s explosion and the tragic loss of so many.

Teenage victim named as Creeslough locals gathered for remembrance service
# Service
# Service

Teenage victim named as Creeslough locals gathered for remembrance service

Oct 8th 2022, 9:09 PM 65,387 Views 13 Comments

The service was attended by the Taoiseach and Tánaiste among other political figures.

A village - its heart ripped out - struggles to comprehend the scale of tragedy
# Creeslough
# Creeslough

A village - its heart ripped out - struggles to comprehend the scale of tragedy

Oct 8th 2022, 7:22 PM 37,742 Views 6 Comments

Locals say there’s no-one in the community who won’t know someone who died in the blast.

As it happened: Death toll from Creeslough tragedy at 10, search for victims now concluded
Live Oct 8th 2022, 6:50 PM

As it happened: Death toll from Creeslough tragedy at 10, search for victims now concluded

Country in shock after 'terrible tragedy' in Donegal, says President
# Tributes Paid
# Tributes Paid

Country in shock after 'terrible tragedy' in Donegal, says President

Updated Oct 8th 2022, 1:30 PM 33,286 Views 3 Comments

President Michael D Higgins offered his condolences to the community in Creeslough.

Creeslough explosion death toll rises to nine as search and recovery operation continues
# Creeslough
# Creeslough

Creeslough explosion death toll rises to nine as search and recovery operation continues

Updated Oct 8th 2022, 12:00 PM 185,503 Views 37 Comments

The explosion occurred in the Creeslough area of Donegal at around 3.15pm yesterday.

Emergency services to 'work through the night' following Donegal blast
# Creeslough
# Creeslough

Emergency services to 'work through the night' following Donegal blast

Oct 7th 2022, 11:41 PM 41,063 Views 9 Comments

At least three people have been confirmed dead so far.

At least three people have died in Donegal service station explosion as rescue efforts continue
# Creeslough
# Creeslough

At least three people have died in Donegal service station explosion as rescue efforts continue

Updated Oct 7th 2022, 11:35 PM 342,735 Views 65 Comments

Several people are understood to be trapped under the rubble.

# creeslough - All time

Teenage passenger dies after two-car collision in Donegal
# Creeslough
# Creeslough

Teenage passenger dies after two-car collision in Donegal

Sep 2nd 2020, 7:54 AM 26,400 Views 5 Comments

The incident happened at approximately 9.30pm yesterday.

'Pond of human excrement' behind closure order served on Donegal takeaway
# Deadpool
# Deadpool

'Pond of human excrement' behind closure order served on Donegal takeaway

Nov 7th 2017, 3:35 PM 59,798 Views 44 Comments

Elsewhere, a Chinese takeaway in Cork was closed for three days due to ‘prolific evidence of rodent droppings’.

Woman in her 70s dies in house fire
# Donegal
# Donegal

Woman in her 70s dies in house fire

Dec 30th 2014, 9:09 AM 8,415 Views 1 Comment

A post-mortem is due to take place this morning.