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

MOST PEOPLE DON’T support changing the names of hospitals to remove religious references.

In a Claire Byrne Live/TheJournal.ie opinion poll conducted by Amárach Research, 52% of people said they are against such a move, while 34% are in favour and 14% are unsure.

Last weekend, ...

2019-01-14 02:46 open_in_new
'Hospitals need to be places of care': Anti-abortion protest held outside Drogheda hospital

HALF A DOZEN people who are anti-abortion are holding a protest outside Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda, Co Louth today.

One of them is Charles Byrne, who took an unsuccessful legal challenge to the outcome of the referendum on the 8th amendment.

Byrne said today they were a ...

2019-01-07 14:19 open_in_new