When did bath-time turn from a function into a full occasion?

A Different View with Dave O’Connell We were never really a rubber duck sort of family; growing up, the closest you got to it was filling an empty Radox bottle with suds and squirting it...
On the ball . . .Amy Kemp, age 13, from Kilkerrin/Clonberne Ladies football club and nine year old Darragh Brogan from Miltown presenting the match ball to referee Barry Cassidy with Galway captain Gary O Donnell and Kildare captain Fionn Dowling. The two were selected following a competition run by Galway GAA sponsor Supermac's.

We can sleep more soundly when heroes fly overhead

A Different View with Dave O’Connell Hypochondriacs dream of having a hospital on their own doorstep – in our case it’s more a stone’s throw from the back door via an eight foot wall, but...

Get beside the bright guy if you want to get ahead

A Different View with Dave O’Connell There used to be a pattern to the geography of the old school year; the first-day rush for desks at the back of the classroom – ideally directly behind...
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Smartphone zombies are the biggest menace on our streets

A Different View with Dave O’Connell The Chinese may have questions to answer when it comes to human rights – but they’re leading the way when it comes to the phenomenon of ‘smartphone zombies’ ....

Technology and tomorrow’s world may see us live forever

A Different View with Dave O’Connell The stem cell experts tell us we could live to be 200 years old in the future – but would we really want to? Because while they keep finding...
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Whoever turned weddings into a competitive sport?

A Different View with Dave O’Connell here are many ways to make your wedding day special; you can go for the tried and trusted of being surrounded by family and friends as you make a...


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