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Wreath laying ceremony to remember Japanese student killed in Dundalk knife attack

A JAPANESE STUDENT who was killed in a knife attack last year in Dundalk will be remembered today at a wreath laying ceremony in the town.

Yosuke Sasaki (24) was killed and two others injured on Avenue Road after a man approached them carrying a number of knives.

Today’s wreath ...

2019-01-03 11:07 open_in_new
Poll: Should the HSE pay for so-called 'drunk tanks' over the festive period?

THE NHS IN England has set aside £300,000 (€331,000) for so-called “drunk tanks” to allow festive revellers to sleep off the drink without having to go to A&E.

These services have been trialled before in a bid to prevent drunk people causing an unnecessary demand on emergency ...

2018-12-21 10:23 open_in_new