Cathedral fire probe not to take place until next week

Cathedral fire probe not to take place until next week

It is likely to be next week before gardaí can carry out a technical examination of a fire at St. Mel's Cathedral in Longford.

The historic building was gutted in a blaze which broke out in the early hours of Christmas Day.

Work will begin today on making the building safe so a garda technical team can begin an examination next week in a bid to establish the cause of the fire.


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