‘Emigration was supposed to be the easy way out’Leaving Ireland takes organisation, planning and most of all, courage - as speech and language therapist Mary Coleman has discovered since making the decision to go
- March 4, 2013, 01:00
Swiss life through a Cavan girl’s eyesIreland will always be 'home', but Switzerland, with its stunning natural beauty, outdoors lifestyle and excellent healthcare system, is where my family's future lies, writes Claire Moran
- February 27, 2013, 06:00
Nurse. Come quick. It’s an emergency! Australia needs youAustralian health boards are coming to Ireland to recruit Irish nurses, with the promise of better pay and prospects - and that famous Australian lifestyle, writes CIARA KENNY
- November 30, 2012, 09:00
‘I doubt I could have had such a fulfilling medical career if I had stayed in Ireland’I treasure my Irish upbringing, but the sadness of leaving Ireland has been compensated by the benefits of the life I have made for myself as a consultant in the US over the last 43 years, writes Brian Connolly.
- November 28, 2012, 07:06