Mary O Brien

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‘If there was any urgent child protection concern that came to our attention, we would absolutely make home visits,’ says Tusla’s Joy McGlynn. Photograph: iStock

Loss of supports during the pandemic has increased pressure on families already struggling with conflict. How has Tusla been coping with (...)

Mary O’Brien, founder of VideoDoc. The company is actively looking at opening an office in the United States

The founder of Irish online medical service VideoDoc has been chosen to take part in US-based BlackBox Connect, a Google-backed event for business fou(...)

Some 340,000 students will be able to avail of free online GP services under a deal between Irish company VideoDoc and the Union of Students in Ireland. Photograph: Alan Betson

Irish digital healthcare provider VideoDoc is to give 374,000 students here access to free online GP consultations. The agreement is part of a deal (...)

Helen’s Tower, Bangor, Co Down, one of the Landmark Trust’s properties,  is nestled deep in the woods of the Clandeboye Estate. Photograph: Courtesy of Landmark Trust

The Landmark Trust has rescued lighthouses, schoolhouses, thatched cottages, even a castle or two from destruction since it was founded a quarter of a(...)

Species tulips naturalised in grass in Angela Jupe’s Offaly garden. Photograph: Richard Johnston

Is there a flower more beautiful than the tulip? Certainly I can’t think of any other spring bloom that combines such opulence with such elegance, suc(...)

Annmarie O’Brien, her daughter Paris, and her cousin’s  daughters Holly  and  Jordan O’Brien who died in a fire at Kilcronan estate in Clondalkin, Dublin.

The funeral of four people who died in a fire in an apartment in Clondalkin, Dublin will take place on Monday. Pregnant Annmarie O’Brien (27) and he(...)

Junior and Senior Infants of Beaumont Girls National School, Cork city, enjoy their sports day. Photograph:  Clare Keogh/ Provision

It is now widely recognised that establishing healthy living patterns at a young age is essential for better outcomes in later life and policymakers a(...)

Narcissus ‘Rip van Winkle’. Photograph: Richard Johnston

As gardeners, we may occasionally grumble about Ireland’s cool, damp climate but oh, how our daffodils adore it: everywhere I looked this week, I see(...)

A woman has launched a High Court challenge against a demand by  the Minister for Social Protection that she repay money. File Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

A mother of two has launched a High Court challenge against what she claims is an unlawful demand by the Minister for Social Protection for the repaym(...)

The woman, named locally as Mary O’Brien, was rushed to James Connolly Hospital in Blanchardstown. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

A 90-year-old woman remains in a critical condition at Connolly Hospital in Blanchardstown following a fatal house fire in Stoneybatter on Sunday even(...)

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