Ollie Power

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Members of the gardaí at a checkpoint on O’Connell Street, Dublin. Photo:Gareth Chaney/Collins

“Just because we’re dealing with a Covid-19 pandemic doesn’t mean everything else comes to a halt – people have hospital appointments or need to go to(...)

A stiff vocabulary test kicked off of this year’s Junior Certificate, as higher level English students pored over a dense reading on the astronomer(...)

Seamus Heaney’s inclusion as an Unseen Poet on Paper 2 this year has been  described by many students as “just cruel”.  Photograph: Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times

Examiners sent Seamus Heaney astray again this Leaving Cert, as the poet turned up on the Unseen Poetry section and not in Prescribed Poetry - as many(...)