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Winner: Patricia Poprawa’s ‘Draw me in . . . I’m waiting’

A painting titled Draw me in . . . I’m waiting, has won the overall prize at this year’s Sightsavers Junior Painter Awards. The winners of the compet(...)

The courts in Kerry, District Number 17, each year account for the highest contributions to the court poor box of any court in the State.

Kerry County Council is seeking to persuade a judge to allocate more of the money that has been raised by the court poor box to local charities rather(...)

Eoin Fleming, winner of the Fr Frank Maher Classical Music Award. Fleming is a sixth-year student at St MacDara’s Community College, Templeogue, Dublin

Eoin Fleming (17) a sixth- year student at St MacDara’s Community College, Templeogue, has won the 2015 Fr Frank Maher Classical Music Award, Irela(...)

A History of Ireland in 100 Objects – an Irish Times project and now the basis of a series of exciting classroom lesson plans
Chalk Talk

Bringing ‘100 Objects’ into the classAfter the success of Fintan O’Toole’s ‘Irish Times’ series A History of Ireland in 100 Objects, and the subsequen(...)

For most of his working life, Simon Bush, Sightsavers Director of Advocacy and African Alliances, has lived in Africa, where he has helped bring wo(...)