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# sanctuary - Thursday 20 June, 2019

Two 'showbiz' whales from Shanghai aquarium moved to sanctuary in Iceland

The whales, Little White and Little Grey, were sold to Changfeng Ocean World aquarium some 10 years ago.

# sanctuary - Saturday 30 March, 2019

Cork launches plan to better integrate refugees, asylum seekers and migrants

Cork will be the latest area to become a so-called place of sanctuary – making it part of a wider national, and indeed international, movement.

# sanctuary - Saturday 12 May, 2018

Traumatised bears and wolves find solace at Greek sanctuary

Bear dancing — forcibly taught to the animals by making them walk on hot coals — is a practice that still survives in the Balkans.

# sanctuary - Friday 19 January, 2018

Seven asylum seekers and refugees will receive scholarships to study at UCC

The college joins DCU and UL as a University of Sanctuary.

# sanctuary - Thursday 18 January, 2018

School lockdown lifted after capture of escaped wolf in UK

The sanctuary has said that the wolf’s enclosure gate may have been left open deliberately.

# sanctuary - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

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

About 70 donkeys are currently being looked after there.

# sanctuary - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

DCU first Irish university to be designated a “University of Sanctuary” for welcoming asylum seekers

Fifteen academic scholarships will be made available to asylum seekers or refugees commencing their studies in September 2017.

# sanctuary - Sunday 24 July, 2016

Award-winning Irish film starring cast who have intellectual disabilities hopes to go global

Sanctuary was initially a theatre production – now it has made its way to the big screen.

# sanctuary - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

California woman lets thousands of homeless cats take over her house

Lynea Lattanzio spent her entire retirement fund on the sanctuary.

# sanctuary - Saturday 27 December, 2014

Gridlock in UK: Cars abandoned, passengers stranded after heavy snowfall

A group of coach passengers spent the night in a church in Sheffield, and people have been leaving their cars to seek shelter.

# sanctuary - Saturday 13 September, 2014

Here's how you can make Dublin a City of Sanctuary

You can get involved – it’s simple, say the organisers, who hope it will spread throughout the country.

# sanctuary - Friday 21 March, 2014

940 people sought asylum in Ireland last year

The numbers seeking refuge in EU countries rose 32 per cent in 2013, mainly due to the crisis in Syria.

# sanctuary - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge 6 signs you need your own space Sponsored By Kbc

6 signs you need your own space

It’s not you. It’s me.

# sanctuary - Saturday 2 March, 2013

Bray Sea Life to display largest collection of seahorses in Ireland

This will also be the first time that the rare, Irish species of the long nosed seahorse will be on display.

# sanctuary - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

From The Daily Edge Get the glad rags ready Nidge and co - Love/Hate leads IFTA nominations IFTAs

Get the glad rags ready Nidge and co - Love/Hate leads IFTA nominations

What Richard Did also tops the nominations with eleven nods. Here’s the full list.