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Mother and Baby Institution Action Plan announced

Mother and Baby Institution Action Plan announced

Information relating to the Irish Government's announcement that there is to be a Mother and Baby Institution survivors payment and medical card Action Plan.
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Anti-racism statement following Liverpool Women's Hospital attack

Anti-racism statement following Liverpool Women’s Hospital attack

A coalition statement from Liverpool's arts and culture organisations against racism stirred by the attack on Rememberance Sunday at the Liverpool Women's Hospital.
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Tony Birtill - a tribute

Tony Birtill – a tribute

A tribute to Festival Board member Tony Birtill, from friend and colleague Tom Ryan, following his passing on 21 Oct 2021.
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2021 aknowledgements

2021 aknowledgements

Aknowledging the speakers and artists we have worked with directly in 2021 and thanking the many more that have contributed.
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The Wife of Michael Cleary

The Wife of Michael Cleary

The Wife of Michael Cleary is a musical theatre piece, devised and composed by Maz O'Connor. It is based on the 1895 murder of Bridget Cleary.
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In the Window: Sophie Longwill

In the Window: Sophie Longwill

Continuing our annual In the Window partnership, the Bluecoat Display Centre, Design and Crafts Council of Ireland (DCCI) and Liverpool
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In:Visible Women: Today’s care

In:Visible Women: Today’s care

In:Visible Women explores female stories to liberate identity and heritage. In 2021, we consider the Mother and Baby Homes Investigation of Inquiry.
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