'We will never forget': Buncrana Pier tragedy mother marks the two-year anniversary

'We will never forget': Buncrana Pier tragedy mother marks the two-year anniversary

Buncrana Pier tragedy mum Louise James is being comforted today by friends and family - two years to the day she lost five members of her family in an horrific drowning accident.

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Mother sues Donegal council over Buncrana pier tragedy

Mother sues Donegal council over Buncrana pier tragedy

Louise James, the woman who lost her partner and four members of her family in the Buncrana pier tragedy in March 2016, has launched a legal action seeking damages from Donegal County Council.

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Buncrana tragedy will stay with RNLI members 'for a very long time'

Buncrana tragedy will stay with RNLI members 'for a very long time'

Yesterday the deaths of five people at Buncrana pier in March 2016 were ruled as death by misadventure.

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'My heart is shattered,' says Louise James after Buncrana pier inquest

'My heart is shattered,' says Louise James after Buncrana pier inquest

Latest: The Buncrana pier tragedy was an accident waiting to happen, a victim's partner said.

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Mother reveals she 'got a feeling something was not right' on day of Buncrana tragedy

Mother reveals she 'got a feeling something was not right' on day of Buncrana tragedy

Latest: Louise James, who lost her partner Sean and four family members in the tragedy, has spoken of how she felt something was not right on the day that her family were hit by tragedy.

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Mother who lost five family members in Buncrana tragedy runs marathon with her daughter's rescuer

Mother who lost five family members in Buncrana tragedy runs marathon with her daughter's rescuer

A mother who lost five members of her family when their car plunged off a pier has run a marathon in memory of her son just weeks after the tragedy.

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Hundreds attend Mass to remember Buncrana pier victims

Hundreds attend Mass to remember Buncrana pier victims

Hundreds of people attended a Month's Mind Mass in Derry last night to remember the victims of the Buncrana pier tragedy.

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Buncrana tragedy: Irish Mail on Sunday apologises for publishing grieving Louise James' private comments

Buncrana tragedy: Irish Mail on Sunday apologises for publishing grieving Louise James' private comments

The Irish Mail on Sunday has apologised to Louise James, who lost five members of her immediate family in the Buncrana pier tragedy, for publishing comments she had thought were private.

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Dublin GAA fans plan moving tribute for Buncrana tragedy victims

Dublin GAA fans plan moving tribute for Buncrana tragedy victims

Dublin host Donegal in their Division 1 National Football League game tonight and fans of the hosts are said to be planning a commemoration for the victims of the tragedy in Buncrana last Sunday.

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Tens of thousands of euro raised in memory of Buncrana tragedy

Tens of thousands of euro raised in memory of Buncrana tragedy

Almost €90,000 has been raised in memory of the five people who died in last weekend's pier tragedy in Buncrana.

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Online campaign launched to nominate Buncrana hero for a Presidential award

Online campaign launched to nominate Buncrana hero for a Presidential award

Davitt Walsh jumped into the water and saved the four-month-old baby before the car sank in the Donegal harbour.

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Mourners to gather for Buncrana victims' funeral today

Mourners to gather for Buncrana victims' funeral today

The funeral service for the family who tragically drowned in Donegal at the weekend will be held in Derry later today.

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Hundreds to attend vigil in Donegal for Buncrana victims

Hundreds to attend vigil in Donegal for Buncrana victims

Hundreds of people are to attend a special vigil next Sunday in Donegal, in memory of those who drowned last weekend in Lough Swilly.

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Kenny tells of his horror at family deaths in Buncrana pier tragedy

Kenny tells of his horror at family deaths in Buncrana pier tragedy

Enda Kenny has said he will never forget the chilling eyewitness accounts of the Buncrana pier tragedy.

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Books of condolence open for Buncrana victims

Books of condolence open for Buncrana victims

The funerals for the five people who lost their lives when their car went off a pier will be held on Thursday afternoon.

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Gardaí release photos of a happy Derry family before Buncrana tragedy

Gardaí release photos of a happy Derry family before Buncrana tragedy

The family of Louise Daniels have released photos of Louise with her husband and sons who drowned in the pier tragedy in Buncrana, Co Donegal on Sunday evening.

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President leads tributes to victims of Buncrana tragedy

President leads tributes to victims of Buncrana tragedy

President Michael D Higgins has led tributes to the five people who lost their lives in what gardai say was a tragic accident yesterday.

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'No adequate words' for clergy tasked with comforting pier tragedy mother

'No adequate words' for clergy tasked with comforting pier tragedy mother

The scale of the tragedy visited upon the relatives of those killed off Buncrana pier is beyond adequate description, the Bishop of Derry has said.

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He looked at me and said ‘Save my baby’ - Buncrana hero describes tragic father's sacrifice

He looked at me and said ‘Save my baby’ - Buncrana hero describes tragic father's sacrifice

The man who rescued a four-month-baby girl from a sinking car on Buncrana pier last night has been speaking today about the experience.

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Pier accident a painful reminder of past Buncrana tragedies

Pier accident a painful reminder of past Buncrana tragedies

The horror that unfolded in the waters off Buncrana pier, in which five people died when a car slid into the sea, is the latest tragedy to rock a small seaside town that has had more than its share of heartache.

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Latest: Families of Buncrana pier tragedy victims release statement

Latest: Families of Buncrana pier tragedy victims release statement

Latest: The victims of the tragedy in Buncrana, Co Donegal have been named today.

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Five dead and infant rescued as car goes into water at Donegal pier

Five dead and infant rescued as car goes into water at Donegal pier

A search and rescue operation is underway in Donegal.

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