I remember vividly waking up on the morning of 14 February 1981 to the news of the Stardust tragedy. It was numbing news, that many young people had died tragically and needlessly following a Valentine’s Day party in a nightclub in Artane, Dublin. Being a Saturday, the day was spent listening to the radio as the news of what had occurred became a horrible reality.

Many families are today still painfully grieving the loss of loved ones