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#stardust

# stardust - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Feb 11th 2014, 11:05 PM 23,178 Views 4 Comments

Everyone’s talking about phone bugging, Shirley Temple’s death and today’s snow.

Taoiseach urged to meet Stardust campaigners
# New Evidence
# New Evidence

Taoiseach urged to meet Stardust campaigners

Feb 11th 2014, 8:24 PM 5,644 Views 9 Comments

Deputy Tommy Broughan said he was disappointed that the Taoiseach has not yet committed to meeting them.

Gardaí have launched an investigation into the Stardust fire inquiry
# 33 Years On
# 33 Years On

Gardaí have launched an investigation into the Stardust fire inquiry

Feb 11th 2014, 11:50 AM 10,667 Views 17 Comments

The Stardust Victims Committee claim they have new evidence which points to perjury in the 1981 Keane Tribunal.

# stardust - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Column: Why are we still dying to party?
# Column
# Column

Column: Why are we still dying to party?

Feb 6th 2014, 9:45 PM 204 Views 14 Comments

The Stardust fire happened 33 years ago, but we still have not learned the lessons of that horrific night, writes Paul Allen.

# stardust - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Stardust campaigners are refusing to leave Government Buildings
# Staying Put
# Staying Put

Stardust campaigners are refusing to leave Government Buildings

Feb 5th 2014, 3:48 PM 12,533 Views 110 Comments

They are looking for a submission on the nightclub disaster from the Taoiseach.

# stardust - Monday 3 February, 2014

Stardust families will release ‘new pages’ from review of evidence
# 33 Years
# 33 Years

Stardust families will release ‘new pages’ from review of evidence

Feb 3rd 2014, 11:00 PM 12,154 Views 46 Comments

The original inquiry into the 1981 fire that killed 48 people in Dublin found that it was caused by probable arson.

# stardust - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

'33 years on, Stardust victims are still being ignored'
# Stardust Fire
# Stardust Fire

'33 years on, Stardust victims are still being ignored'

Jan 22nd 2014, 7:08 PM 12,193 Views 20 Comments

Alan Shatter says no new inquiry is needed, but family members of victims say that is not good enough.

No new inquiry into Stardust tragedy
# Stardust Fire
# Stardust Fire

No new inquiry into Stardust tragedy

Jan 22nd 2014, 3:22 PM 7,538 Views 19 Comments

The families of victims say that there is new evidence, but Alan Shatter says it is not enough for a new inquiry into the fire.

# stardust - Monday 20 January, 2014

Stardust families “will reveal cause of fire” on 33rd anniversary
# Stardust
# Stardust

Stardust families “will reveal cause of fire” on 33rd anniversary

Jan 20th 2014, 10:43 PM 30,314 Views 109 Comments

Antoinette Keegan, who survived the nightclub fire but lost her two sisters in the blaze, said they “need the truth after 33 years”.

# stardust - Saturday 28 December, 2013

# stardust - Friday 1 November, 2013

# stardust - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Alan Shatter rules out any fresh inquiry into the Stardust disaster
# Stardust
# Stardust

Alan Shatter rules out any fresh inquiry into the Stardust disaster

Aug 22nd 2013, 7:31 AM 6,411 Views 40 Comments

The Justice Minister will not be using the new Oirechtas inquiries law to establish a new inquiry into the Valentine’s Night fire which killed 48 people in 1981.

# stardust - Saturday 29 December, 2012

1982 Papers reveal changes recommended to fire service in aftermath of Stardust disaster
# 1982
# 1982

1982 Papers reveal changes recommended to fire service in aftermath of Stardust disaster

Dec 29th 2012, 10:30 AM 6,526 Views 8 Comments

The government said the capital’s fire service was not adequately equipped to meet “the needs of a modern fire brigade” at the time of the tragedy.

# stardust - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

Fire services call for change 31 years on from Stardust tragedy
# Warning
# Warning

Fire services call for change 31 years on from Stardust tragedy

Feb 14th 2012, 11:23 AM 4,810 Views 11 Comments

The IFESA says that deficiencies in the fire services will cost lives.

# stardust - Sunday 12 February, 2012

Beloved actor David Kelly dies at 82 after short illness
# David Kelly
# David Kelly

Beloved actor David Kelly dies at 82 after short illness

Feb 12th 2012, 9:15 PM 18,722 Views 69 Comments

The beloved actor of stage and screen dies after a short illness in hospital. He was 82.

# stardust - Friday 30 December, 2011

RTÉ accused of "undermining" Stardust Tribunal in 1981
# State Papers
# State Papers

RTÉ accused of "undermining" Stardust Tribunal in 1981

Dec 30th 2011, 9:34 AM 4,598 Views 7 Comments

The State papers, released under the 30-year rule, also show that the owners of the Stardust asked the Government to pay their legal fees for appearing at a tribunal of inquiry into the tragedy.

# stardust - Tuesday 18 January, 2011

Formal objection lodged to development on site of Stardust tragedy
# Stardust
# Stardust

Formal objection lodged to development on site of Stardust tragedy

Jan 18th 2011, 6:44 PM 1,837 Views 0 Comments

Councillor adds voice to local concerns about large residential and commercial complex on site of dance hall where 48 young people died on Valentine’s Day 1981.