All interviews in senior stories recorded and edited by Laura Hayden except those with Wendy Gibson and Grace Caldwell which were by Susan McKay.

All interviews in loss of a child recorded and edited by Susan McKay except those with Margaret McKinney, Patsey Devine, Marie Moore, Virtue Dixon, Margaret Delaney and Mary Treanor, which were by Laura Haydon.

Susan McKay would like to thank John Hyland and George Row for their expert assistance during the editing process.

Laura Haydon is an award-winning BBC reporter and independent producer. She has spent much of her career representing the experiences of people whose lives were touched by the Troubles through radio, print and online journalism. laurakhaydon@gmail.com

Susan McKay is a writer and journalist. Her books include Bear in Mind These Dead, a study of those bereaved in the NI conflict which was shortlisted for the Ewart Biggs prize. She is a former NI editor of the Sunday Tribune and has won several awards for her work. susanmckay1@icloud.com

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