Nico Hatron and Fiona Hatron-Byrne with their children Kiran (9) and Harry (19 months), at Cabinteely, Co Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke

Overprotective parents are the butt of the joke in an advert released by St John Ambulance in the UK this summer that depicts a boy receiving a pre(...)

Kelly Saunders (5) from Tallaght with “Viking” Ros Crammond at the launch of World Book Day. Photograph: Alan Betson

Vikings are coming back to life to roam the city again for the celebration of the 16th annual World Book Day. Award-winn(...)

Around The Block

While 1940s’ pamphlets warning that Divorce is a Disease and of Hell and its Punishments , might have persuaded readers to seek sanctuary in a happy h(...)

From the just-published Vintage Values, a collection of 100 striking covers from a series of pamphlets published by the Catholic Truth Society  between the 1920s and 1970s

Vintage Values – this is the title given to the just-published collection of 100 striking covers from a series of pamphlets published by the Catholic(...)

Two months of free time as the State’s 3,000-plus primary schools close their doors for the summer at the end of this week – it’s a delightful prospec(...)