Accountability needed to save lives as suicide data severely lacking

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I was stopped in my tracks last week by a beautiful picture in this newspaper of lovely young Sandra Russell being kissed by a handsome man called John Broderick as both of them finished the Cork City Marathon in 2011.

The back story to the picture briefly won him the title of “the most romantic man in Ireland”. 

John had proposed to Sandra as she went across the finish line and produced an engagement ring he’d carried the whole way.

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