Call for End to Production of Ultra-Thin Dolls

Call for End to Production of Ultra-Thin Dolls

Toymakers should stop making ultra-thin dolls, because they create poor body image in young girls which can lead to eating disorders. That’s according to leading Irish doll manufacturer, Ian Harkin of Lottie Dolls, who’s body-realistic dolls were part of a recent UK...
Meaningful Messages for Mother’s Day 2021

Meaningful Messages for Mother’s Day 2021

For the second year in a row, Ireland is facing Mother’s Day in lockdown, on Sunday 14th March. So, the challenge to mark the occasion in a meaningful way is a big one, says Roscommon artist Rita Oates. “On Mother’s Day, we need something really special for the women...
Gap Coffee Shop Launch Baking Book

Gap Coffee Shop Launch Baking Book

If baking is your post-Covid addiction, then the Gap Coffee Shop, Bridgend have just the thing for you! They have launched a new recipe book of cakes, breads, biscuits and treats, which are favourites with their customers. The popular coffee shop has earned a great...
Irish Hub Event for Global Virtual Island Summit

Irish Hub Event for Global Virtual Island Summit

How can we innovate and connect to help make our island economies more sustainable in a post-Covid World? That’s the key question being asked at a free Irish webinar on Wednesday 2nd September from 10am to 12pm. The webinar is Ireland’s Virtual Hub event for the 2nd...