Thursday 01 February 1990
Mercy schools in Western Samoa devastated by cyclone OfaSUBMIT A MERCY FACT
Catholic Education an Irish Schools Trust Charter signed.
CEIST - Catholic Education an Irish Schools Trust launched. 70 + Mercy Secondary Schools included.
Bishop Thomas Walsh invites Catherine to Handsworth, Birmingham.
Foundation to Stanthorpe from Brisbane - M Agnes White
Great fire at St Xavier's, Pittsburgh
Foundation to Howden, Yorkshire from Endsleigh, Hull.
Foundation of Convent of Mercy Ardee from Convent of Mercy Dundalk
Auckland Mercy Sisters open Paul VI College in Leulumoega, Samoa. Sister Judith Leydon is the first Principal.
Foundation to Buttervant from Charleville, Co Cork
Foundation to Pumakos, Papua New Guinea from North Sydney
Carisbrooke, Isle of Wight closed and house opened at Newport instead.
Foundation to Negrie, Papua New Guinea from Townsville
Bishop Thomas Walsh writes to John Hardman sharing his plans to ask for Sisters for Birmingham.
Northeast wing of St Joseph Mercy Hospital in Ann Arbor, Michigan opened increasing capacity to 200 beds. Corporate name changed from St Joseph Sanitarium to St Joseph Mercy Hospital.
Goulburn Sisters began Motor Mission - M Regina Thompson, M Eymard Cusack
Foundation to Little Rock, Arkansas from Naas - M de Sales O'Keefe.
M Magdalen Kirwin died, Golden Bridge (Superior at Baggot St 1864-70)
Foundation to Nottingham from St Mary's, Handsworth - Sr Angela Borini.
500th issue of Mercy E-News is published
Branch house opened at Parnell
Foundation to Doon, Co Limerick from Kinsale - M Augustine Hickey
Foundation to Yarrawonga, Victoria from Wexford - M Ignatius Walsh
Foundation to Shepparton from Bendigo - M Berchmans Flannery
Mission to King Island from Melbourne - M Camillus O'Kane