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Orthodontics for Children

7th September 2015
Give Us a Smile Those pearly whites need to last a long, long time so it really is crucial to manifest good dental hygiene habits in children at a very early age.  Sugar coated teeth can decay... [read more]
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Family Health Feature

21st November 2014
  CranioSacral Therapy Craniosacral Therapy is a gentle hands on therapy, the aim of which is to support the release of restrictions in the body that may impact on the body’s health.... [read more]
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8th September 2014
Let’s Party! An approaching birthday is a big event in a child's life. Filled with anticipation, this magical day is dreamt about long before it arrives. For a parent, the thought of organising... [read more]

18 things parents should know about their child’s online safety in 2018

17th January 2018
The children’s commissioner for England says pupils are not being adequately prepared for the emotional challenges that social media presents as they move from primary school to senior school. Creative... [read more]
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Volunteer as a host family

6th December 2017
Chernobyl Children's Trust Cork - Waterford The accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in 1986 left large parts of Belarus contaminated.  Chernobyl Children's Trust is a registered... [read more]
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Winter Workshops in Munster

28th November 2017
TIPPERARY COUNTY MUSEUM welcomes school groups - guided tours with activity sheets are available from 3rd - 6th class, free of charge.  Art and craft workshops based on the seasons and calendar... [read more]
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I’ve Got Your Number: Mobile Phones and kids

7th March 2017
When is the right time to give your child a mobile phone? Currently, nine out of ten Irish people have a mobile phone. Many parents think that giving their child a phone is a safety precaution.  If... [read more]
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9th March 2015
For lots of great offers for Easter Family Hotel Breaks click here! http://www.primarytimes.net/leinster/reader-offers-spring-2015 [read more]
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MyStuff.ie launches new website

26th May 2014
MyStuff.ie, Irelands best loved children’s nametag label supplier has launched a superb new website for 2014.  It is a great site and now features a ‘Design your own label’ platform. ... [read more]
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23rd May 2014
Those long school summer holidays are approaching, thankfully there are plenty of local summer camps to be found in Primary Times Leinster to help plan out the months ahead so children can leave the parents... [read more]
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Can we drop an egg from a height and not let it break?

23rd May 2014
‘Can we drop an egg from a height and not let it break?’ – this is just one of the questions posed by primary school students as they undertake a class investigation for the RDS Primary... [read more]
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Fantastic Summer offers at Castle Bookshop!

23rd May 2014
Castle Bookshop in Lexlip is offering fantastic value for families buying their school books and stationery this summer.  Throughout June and July they are offering 5% off all school books and 10%... [read more]


14th March 2014
For lots of great offers for family hotel breaks this summer click the link below.  Don't forget to mention you saw the offer in Primary Times! http://www.primarytimes.net/leinster/reader-offers-autumn-2014 [read more]

Irish Water Safety

11th March 2014
Irish Water Safety St Patrick's Festival appeal: "40 kids drowned in ten years - Keep children away from the edge" Half a million primary school children will start their St Patrick's... [read more]