‘Mattress Mick has a factory, Mattress Mick has property… He could house them until the situation is resolved.’

As heard on liveline

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Quite how a mattress factory would be more suitable than Apollo House or other solutions as homeless accommodation remained a little unclear throughout a rather lively debate on Liveline between Mick Flynn, aka “Mattress Mick”, and Dublin City Councillor, Mannix Flynn. And when presenter, Joe Duffy, asked Councillor Flynn to expand on his suggestion, the councillor stuck to his guns. …

‘Examine your conscience. It could be your daughter or sister in that hospital. Take a leap of faith. Go to the Gardaí’

As heard on Today with Sean O'Rourke

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It has been over seven weeks since Kym Owens, an 18-year-old student from Castleblaney, County Monaghan, was found a short distance from her accommodation in Maynooth with serious injuries. Since then, Kym has been in an induced coma in the Intensive Care Unit at Connolly Hospital, in Blanchardstown, where her condition is described as serious but stable. At this time, …

Dr. Peter Boylan‘At the moment, we do have social termination in Ireland, except it is performed in the UK.’

As heard on Today with Sean O'Rourke

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Dr Peter Boylan, former Master of the National Maternity Hospital, has just retired from clinical practice following a long professional career dedicated to providing obstetric care to women and couples in Ireland, the UK and the United States. In a wide-ranging interview with Sean O’Rourke this morning, he spoke about how his thinking has evolved on a range of issues …