Tonya Hanley

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Minister for Social Protection Regina Doherty: wants all primary school children, regardless of income bracket,  to eventually get a hot meal daily at school. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Free hot school meals are to be provided to a further 35,000 children from September, the Minister for Social Protection will announce on Tuesday. R(...)

Third class students at Our lady of Lourdes National School in Inchicore, Dublin enjoying their hot lunches. Photograph: Alan Betson

A new national hot school meals programme “has the potential to be hugely transformative” for children, according to the principal of the first school(...)