Never mind all the snow… Friday’s first day of spring


THIS Friday 1 February, otherwise known as St Brigid’s Day, traditionally marks the beginning of spring for many.  Pupils at primary schools across the county have been keeping an age-old custom alive by making crosses in honour of Saint Brigid. The crosses traditionally made from rushes are now sometimes made from straws or paper.  The […]


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I was originally a winter lover, preferring to snuggle up in mounds of blankets and wooly jumpers, but this year I find myself exceptionally excited for spring and everything that comes with it. I’m not sure if it’s the brighter mornings or the slightly warmer weather but I’m full of the joys of life and […]