Dan Fancy

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Lunchtime sunshine in St Stephen’s Green, Dublin last week. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

Things are looking great for the Irish summer and it is likely to be warm and sunny until the end of August at very least. That is not the view of m(...)

Most of us apply only 20-50 per cent of the recommended amount of sunscreen, which means we end up with a lot less protection than we imagine. Photograph: iStockphoto

At the stroke of midday today, on almost every beach on the Med, you will see local people packing up and heading for the shade of holiday apartments,(...)

Hollie Swift and member of staff in the DSPCA applies sun cream to Fergi the saddleback pig in this picture from 2013. File photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times.

Sunscreens can be a little bewildering to an Irish person raised on a diet of heavy clouds, rain, and all-too-brief bursts of sunshine, followed, in (...)