Pyrite: Children fear their rooms will fall down

A father’s described how his children live in fear that their rooms will fall down due to issues with pyrite.

It comes as a number of families appeal a decision by Mayo County Council to reject their application to a redress scheme.

Ballina man and father of four, Duane Helly says he cannot understand why his application was turned down, even though an engineer’s report confirms his home is impacted: