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This afternoon.

An Garda Síochána hold a press conference appealing to the public for any new information about the 1986 disappearance of Philip Cairns.

More as they get it.


Earlier: Cast A Paul Over The Story

Previously: Philip Cairns And A Trail Of Disinformation

Pic: Michael O’Toole


Dartmouth Square near Ranelagh, Dublin 6

Anon writes:

“I witnessed a scene straight from Hot Fuzz this morning. Five Gardaí going door-to-door in Dartmouth Square, Dublin 6 investigating the cutting down of a protected tree in the park in recent weeks. They did seem highly embarrassed to be fair. It’s lucky we’re so blessed with an abundance of police resources!”





From top: Cover of Wednesday’s Irish Independent and Garda Commissioner Noirin O’Sullivan

Further to last night’s statement from former Fianna Fáil minister Pat Carey following his resignation as the party’s director of elections.

RTÉ reports:

Gardaí are investigating how information in relation to the investigation of a former minister for alleged child abuse became public.

A chief superintendent has been appointed to carry out the investigation.

Garda Headquarters has confirmed that all the circumstances surrounding the disclosure of information in relation to an ongoing criminal investigation are being examined.

…It is the third such investigation into the disclosure of information that has appeared in the media that has been ordered by the Garda Commissioner Noirin O’Sullivan.

Gardaí investigating information leak (RTÉ)

Previously: ‘Mr Carey Does Not Know If The Allegations Relate To Him’

Sasko Lazarov/Rollingnews.ie

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Castlebar Circuit Court, Castlebar, CoMayo on Monday.

A mêlée involving the gardai, court officers and multiple groups opposed to the actions being taken by banks in relation to outstanding debts.

Previously: This Changes Everything

No of people removed from repossession proceedings at Castlebar courthouse (RTE)