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# raphoe - Monday 7 March, 2022

Witness appeal after female pedestrian dies following collision in Co Donegal
# Raphoe
# Raphoe

Witness appeal after female pedestrian dies following collision in Co Donegal

Mar 7th 2022, 2:05 PM 10,975 Views 1 Comment

The woman, who was in her 50s, received serious injuries and died in hospital.

# raphoe - Sunday 22 March, 2020

Over 1,000 birthday cards for boy (9) with rare disease who had to cancel his birthday party
# Good News
# Good News

Over 1,000 birthday cards for boy (9) with rare disease who had to cancel his birthday party

Mar 22nd 2020, 5:16 PM 36,397 Views 21 Comments

Ruth Beattie asked people to send cards to her son Jack, who is (9) tomorrow, after his party had to be called off.

# raphoe - Friday 7 July, 2017

Woman's body found in Raphoe apartment
# Donegal
# Donegal

Woman's body found in Raphoe apartment

Jul 7th 2017, 10:22 AM 17,197 Views 4 Comments

The scene has been preserved and the body remains at scene.

# raphoe - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

'We're struggling to keep the doors open': Donkey sanctuary appeals for money
# Donegal
# Donegal

'We're struggling to keep the doors open': Donkey sanctuary appeals for money

May 9th 2017, 4:48 PM 13,558 Views 25 Comments

About 70 donkeys are currently being looked after there.

# raphoe - Friday 5 August, 2016

34-year-old man dies following collision between car and truck in Donegal
# Raphoe
# Raphoe

34-year-old man dies following collision between car and truck in Donegal

Aug 5th 2016, 10:40 AM 11,847 Views 23 Comments

The accident happened at 1pm yesterday on the main Letterkenny to Lifford road.

# raphoe - Sunday 11 January, 2015

These six teenagers want to change the way we see mental health
# Turnover Project
# Turnover Project

These six teenagers want to change the way we see mental health

Jan 11th 2015, 10:15 AM 13,433 Views 11 Comments

Their website aims to point young people in the direction of valuable resources.

# raphoe - Thursday 10 January, 2013

Man released without charge after questioning over pensioner burglary
# Buncrana
# Buncrana

Man released without charge after questioning over pensioner burglary

Jan 10th 2013, 8:58 AM 3,995 Views 12 Comments

The man had been arrested on Tuesday evening in connection with the assault of 96-year-old Margaret Lilly.

# raphoe - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Credit Union account set up to help pensioner recoup stolen cash
# Goodwill
# Goodwill

Credit Union account set up to help pensioner recoup stolen cash

Jan 9th 2013, 10:42 AM 6,376 Views 20 Comments

The account was opened in the wake of last Saturday’s attack on 96-year-old Margaret Lilly.

# raphoe - Sunday 29 July, 2012

London 2012: Chloe Magee lays down a marker
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

London 2012: Chloe Magee lays down a marker

Jul 29th 2012, 10:26 PM 1,511 Views 0 Comments

Donegal’s Chloe Magee had a straight-sets win in her opening match of the women’s badminton singles.

# raphoe - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Garda killer had escaped from same prison before
# Prisons
# Prisons

Garda killer had escaped from same prison before

Mar 29th 2012, 7:13 AM 4,924 Views 40 Comments

More details have emerged in the case of Martin McDermott, who was serving time for the manslaughter of a garda when he escaped from a Cavan prison earlier this month.

# raphoe - Friday 16 March, 2012

Escaped Garda killer arrested by PSNI in Derry
# Arrested
# Arrested

Escaped Garda killer arrested by PSNI in Derry

Mar 16th 2012, 12:19 PM 3,339 Views 24 Comments

Martin McDermott, 26, was arrested in the city this morning for criminal offences he had committed in the region.

Search continues for Garda killer who escaped from Cavan jail
# Escaped
# Escaped

Search continues for Garda killer who escaped from Cavan jail

Mar 16th 2012, 8:33 AM 3,139 Views 24 Comments

Martin McDermott, 25, was serving a seven-year sentence for the manslaughter of a Garda in December 2009.

# raphoe - Thursday 1 December, 2011

More clerical child abuse investigations may be needed - minister
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

More clerical child abuse investigations may be needed - minister

Dec 1st 2011, 10:32 AM 975 Views 15 Comments

Children’s minister Frances Fitzgerald said the government would take expense into account when considering whether to commission further probes.

# raphoe - Wednesday 30 November, 2011

Dioceses reports criticise inadequate response to abuse allegations
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Dioceses reports criticise inadequate response to abuse allegations

Nov 30th 2011, 7:30 PM 1,388 Views 18 Comments

As well as Raphoe, the National Board for Safeguarding Children in the Catholic Chuch has published reports into five other dioceses across the island of Ireland.

Donegal bishops made "significant" errors dealing with child sex abuse
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Donegal bishops made "significant" errors dealing with child sex abuse

Nov 30th 2011, 1:54 PM 2,205 Views 47 Comments

The Catholic Bishop of Raphoe in Donegal described the abuse committed against children as “horrific” and said that there had been “very poor judgements and mistakes made”.

# raphoe - Thursday 11 August, 2011

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

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

Aug 11th 2011, 8:11 AM 910 Views 15 Comments

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

# raphoe - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

Quinn to press ahead with religious orders meeting… will they show up?
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Quinn to press ahead with religious orders meeting… will they show up?

Jul 19th 2011, 11:52 AM 401 Views 8 Comments

A meeting to discuss congregations giving more towards the compensation bill is set for Friday, but religious orders are threatening to boycott.