Ireland

Eileen Dooley obituary

May 18, 2020

My grandmother, Eileen Dooley, who has died aged 94, was a social worker turned sociology teacher who spent most of her life in London after moving to Britain from her native Ireland as a child. The eldest of five children (a sixth died in infancy), Eileen was born in Cappagh, County Tipperary, to Patrick Barry-Ryan, […]

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Ireland takes first steps in five-phase plan for exiting coronavirus lockdown

May 18, 2020

The latest headlines in your inbox twice a day Monday – Friday plus breaking news updates The first part of Ireland‘s five-phase plan for exiting its coronavirus lockdown has come into effect with the lifting of some restrictions. Heath Minister Simon Harris said he was pleased that Ireland was taking its first steps out of […]

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