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# our-lady-of-lourdes - Friday 1 February, 2019

Anti-abortion protesters say they received 'reliable information' on abortions taking place in Drogheda hospital

This is at least the second time this year that people have protested outside the hospital.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Monday 21 January, 2019

Retired surgeon groped 14-year-old patient that he played chess with, trial told

The teenager was hit by a car in 1972, and required surgery on his knee. Michael Shine was his consultant during his stay in hospital.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Monday 14 January, 2019

Most people don't support changing hospital names to remove religious references Our Lady Of Lourdes This post contains videos

Most people don't support changing hospital names to remove religious references

Locals recently protested the proposed name change of Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

'You wouldn't have three drivers on five buses': Nurses at Our Lady of Lourdes hold day of action

All non-essential tasks will be stopped for the day in protest over staff shortages.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Drogheda hospital criticised after confidential patient records found 'strewn on the street'

The files contained personal information about 44 orthopaedic patients at Our Lady of Lourdes.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

'Strong possibility' of strike action after cancer patient left on trolley for five days

The man was one of 40 in need of a bed in the overcrowded Emergency Department in Our Lady of Lourdes.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Man to appear in court after pitbull set on gardaí

He will be in front of the Criminal Courts of Justice in Dublin later this morning.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Thursday 12 February, 2015

The hospital with the worst overcrowding problem is getting a boost of nurses

Changes are set to occur after an appearance by the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation before the Labour Relations Commission yesterday.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

A dozen breech births at Drogheda hospital went unnoticed, but the man in charge is "confident it's safe"

The details have emerged following an RTÉ investigations Unit report.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Man found dead in Co Louth house

Gardaí are investigating.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Woman dies in collision between truck and car, three people injured

The crash happened at 6am this morning on the Duleek to Drogheda Road.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Varadkar won't be taking up nurses' challenge - but he'll meet them in September

The new Health Minister was asked to work a 12-hour shift in an Emergency Department.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Nurses report 'dangerous' patient overcrowding at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital

INMO is calling for the Drogheda hospital’s emergency department to be taken off call for 48 hours to ease the strain.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Trolleys 'overflowing' onto corridors at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital

The HSE acknowledged that the hospital was “exceptionally busy” today and said measures have been put in place to address the high patient numbers.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

Over 200 patients referred back to GPs after closure of chronic pain clinic

The HSE said today that it has been unable to recruit a replacement consultant to operate the service at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

Over €60,000 in compensation for women excluded from Michael Neary redress scheme

The 35 patients of Dr Michael Neary received unnecessary oophorectomies during his 25 years at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Monday 17 June, 2013

Man in his 60s dies in Louth house fire

The fire broke out just before 9pm last night.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Thursday 7 February, 2013

Two men stabbed in hotel car park in Meath

Gardaí said enquiries are ongoing and no arrests have been made.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Friday 14 December, 2012

Man in his 80s dies in Meath truck crash

The pedestrian was hit by a truck as he crossed the road in Slane.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Saturday 4 August, 2012

The 9 at 9: Saturday

The nine stories you need to know this morning.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Thursday 15 December, 2011

TDs call for inquiry into sexual abuse at Drogheda hospital

A cross-party group of TDs and Senators from Louth, Meath, Cavan and Monaghan have asked the Taoiseach to set up an inquiry into allegations of abuse at the hospital spanning 30 years.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

Man due in court over James Hughes shooting

The 32-year-old man who handed himself into Gardaí in Sunday will appear at Dundalk District Court this morning.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Sunday 11 December, 2011

Man shot dead in Dundalk

A man has been arrested in connection with the shooting which happened outside a house in Dundalk early this morning.

# our-lady-of-lourdes - Thursday 28 April, 2011

HSE sympathy for family of Monaghan woman who died in childbirth

The 39-year-old died at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, moments before giving birth to a healthy daughter.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: The HSE offers its sympathy to the family of a woman who died shortly after giving birth to a healthy daughter; tornadoes and storms ravage the US; the super-injunction celebrities named.