Mary Leahy

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Mary Leahy of Heroes Aid demonstrates a fitting of a mask and visor at home on her son. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Widespread shortages of personal protective equipment (PPE) for healthcare workers persist and are being exacerbated by continuing problems with globa(...)

Liam Flynn: The Irish Arts Review has called him “one of the world’s most innovative and creative woodturners”

Liam Flynn was one of Ireland’s most respected craftspeople and an artist of international repute. Woodturned vessels of his are held in the permanent(...)

Four out of five nurses reported not having the time to update case notes. Photograph: The Irish Times

The community and public health nursing system is under severe strain due to rising demand and falling staff numbers, a new report says. Over half th(...)

Mary Leahy and Oonagh Levis, directors of Town & Country Hampers

Seeking a better work-life balance, Cork woman Mary Leahy quit her job in Bank of Ireland in 1991 to go into business with her friend Oonagh Levis. “P(...)

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation  has begun a lobbying campaign for better staffing ratios in nursing.

Minister for Health James Reilly has responded to concerns among nurses about staffing levels by setting up a taskforce to examine the issue. T(...)