Friday December 6, 2019

Creche owner facing 38 suits for assault

6th September, 2015
Links creche in Dublin

Criminal charges were dropped against Deirdre Kelly last Friday, but the owner of the Links creche in Dublin is still facing 38 civil suits for alleged assault, battery and mistreatment of young children.

The multimillion-euro damages claims against the creche and its operators, Kelly and her husband Padraig, are due to be heard at the High Court this autumn.

The cases will be tried by juries who will have the unusual task of assessing actions brought...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

Lab academic says Ireland is missing out in terms of education, knowledge-sharing and ‘the mysteries of the universe’

Emmet Ryan | 5 days ago

The Kardashians, the family for whom the phrase ‘famous for being famous’ was made, were the forerunners of today’s influencer culture and, by monetising their very selves, have created a new kind of uber-celebrity

Marion McKeone | 5 days ago

Becoming a father at 16 gave Andy Farrell a crash course in the ways of the world. Almost three decades later, the former rugby league legend has taken over from Joe Schmidt as head coach of Ireland

Garry Doyle | 1 week ago