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Judi Dench pays tribute to Mother and Baby Homes survivor Philomena Lee
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Judi Dench pays tribute to Mother and Baby Homes survivor Philomena Lee

Jan 14th 2021, 8:00 PM 41,976 Views 13 Comments

The Oscar-winner portrayed Lee in the 2013 film Philomena, which documented her 50-year search for her forcibly adopted son, Anthony.

Adoption group urges support for new law to stop adoptees 'feeling like pariahs'
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Adoption group urges support for new law to stop adoptees 'feeling like pariahs'

Nov 19th 2014, 3:40 PM 7,353 Views 6 Comments

James Reilly has said that the Adoption Bill will benefit from further consultation.

Philomena Lee deserves an apology from the state: Labour TD
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Philomena Lee deserves an apology from the state: Labour TD

Sep 4th 2014, 2:17 PM 8,854 Views 15 Comments

Anne Ferris was opening a world adoption conference in UCC today.

Philomena Lee to tell world conference about her forced adoption in Ireland
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Philomena Lee to tell world conference about her forced adoption in Ireland

Sep 4th 2014, 8:14 AM 13,554 Views 60 Comments

A major international conference in Cork today will hear from a number of speakers about adoption law.

Philomena Lee to speak about her experience of forced adoption in Ireland
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Philomena Lee to speak about her experience of forced adoption in Ireland

Aug 27th 2014, 7:15 AM 7,521 Views 3 Comments

The event will see a number of different international experts discussing children’s rights in Ireland.

Philomena wins as big stars line up for the BAFTAs
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# Baftas 2014

Philomena wins as big stars line up for the BAFTAs

Feb 17th 2014, 7:36 AM 17,046 Views 13 Comments

There were emotional tributes to the late Philip Seymour Hoffman at the awards ceremony.

'A truly remarkable woman': Philomena a 'catalyst' for increase in adoption queries
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'A truly remarkable woman': Philomena a 'catalyst' for increase in adoption queries

Feb 12th 2014, 11:11 AM 8,139 Views 13 Comments

Children’s Minister Frances Fitzgerald has said she would welcome a meeting with the campaigner Philomena Lee.

Here's Pope Francis meeting Philomena Lee and Steve Coogan
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Here's Pope Francis meeting Philomena Lee and Steve Coogan

Feb 5th 2014, 2:33 PM 15,403 Views 62 Comments

After the meeting, Lee said she hopes the Pope will help her with her fight to help mothers and children who need closure.

Truly honest movie posters for this year's Oscars nominees
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Truly honest movie posters for this year's Oscars nominees

Jan 17th 2014, 9:12 AM 5,469 Views 1 Comment

The Wolf of Wall Street, Philomena, Gravity… what are they REALLY about?

All of the Oscar nominations right here in a handy list
# Oscars 2014
# Oscars 2014

All of the Oscar nominations right here in a handy list

Jan 16th 2014, 2:03 PM 22,618 Views 72 Comments

Now…who’s gonna win?

Leonardo DiCaprio starts 'Philomania' trend after mispronouncing 'Philomena'
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# Call The Doctor

Leonardo DiCaprio starts 'Philomania' trend after mispronouncing 'Philomena'

Jan 14th 2014, 10:12 AM 9,074 Views 2 Comments

We’ve got a severe case of Philomania.

Son accused of mother's murder showed no emotion, court told
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Son accused of mother's murder showed no emotion, court told

Jan 14th 2014, 8:51 AM 11,411 Views 0 Comments

James Dunleavy denies killing 66-year-old Philomena, whose body was only identified after Scottish police circulated a computer generated reconstruction of her face in the Irish media.

Philomena wins four Bafta nominations alongside 12 Years A Slave and Gravity
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Philomena wins four Bafta nominations alongside 12 Years A Slave and Gravity

Jan 8th 2014, 9:09 AM 8,715 Views 51 Comments

Michael Fassbender was also nominated in the Best Supporting Actor category.

Ireland in Golden Globe nominations with forced adoptions, slavery and U2
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# Golden Globes

Ireland in Golden Globe nominations with forced adoptions, slavery and U2

Dec 12th 2013, 4:48 PM 11,765 Views 19 Comments

Michael Fassbender and Catholic Church movie Philomena were nominated, alongside Bono and the lads.

Steve Coogan does different Irish accents
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# More To Ireland

Steve Coogan does different Irish accents

Oct 31st 2013, 3:32 PM 7,518 Views 0 Comments

He let loose behind the scenes on the Late Late Show.

Phil Lynott statue is back where it belongs
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# Phil Lynott State

Phil Lynott statue is back where it belongs

Aug 15th 2013, 11:44 AM 7,628 Views 20 Comments

Guess who just got back today?