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Bessborough Survivors Object To Development Plans For Mother And Baby Home

The planning appeals tribunal is to begin an oral hearing on the future of the site of the former Bessborough Mother and Baby Home in Cork today.

Property developer MWB has plans to build 67 apartments on the site.
The Cork Survivors and Supporters Alliance, which represents mothers who were in the home, says a graveyard there must not be touched.


 

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