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#grandparents

# grandparents - Thursday 2 August, 2018

Poll: Do you think grandparents should get cash for helping out with childcare? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think grandparents should get cash for helping out with childcare?

The idea of the Grandparent and Grandchild Expenses Reimbursement Scheme was raised with the Taoiseach this week.

# grandparents - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

Shane Ross defends proposal to give grandparents cash for helping out with childcare

The proposal attracted criticism Grandchild Expenses Reimbursement Scheme will be in the region of €1,000 per year.

# grandparents - Sunday 30 July, 2017

'When I stopped working, I said I was going to put everything into these kids'

A woman who cares for her two grandchildren tells us how she’s been thwarted at every turn to seek greater supports from the State.

# grandparents - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

The minefield of free childcare: The Grandparents Creche is great, but how do you pay the bill?

Family childcare comes at a price that can be difficult to define, writes Chrissie Russell.

# grandparents - Monday 24 April, 2017

From The Daily Edge 19 lovely Irish tweets that will make you appreciate your grandparents Grandparents

19 lovely Irish tweets that will make you appreciate your grandparents

If you still can, go visit them immediately.

# grandparents - Thursday 22 September, 2016

Grandparents living in fear of grandsons who are terrorising them in their own homes

Two cases of alleged elder abuse appeared before Kildare’s family court this week.

# grandparents - Thursday 1 September, 2016

From The Daily Edge This teenager's lovely grandparents wear matching outfits every day MATCHY MATCHY

# grandparents - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

'They are not alone': Grandparents fighting for custody of their grandchildren not unique

Last week, TheJournal.ie reported about the removal of a child from the care of the grandparents due to their age.

# grandparents - Sunday 29 May, 2016

From The Daily Edge 14 things only Irish grandads love Irish Grandads

14 things only Irish grandads love

We love em really.

# grandparents - Monday 23 May, 2016

Grandparents and foster care - how the system works

In the wake of a nine-year-old boy being removed from his grandparents’ care on age grounds, we looks at how foster care works.

# grandparents - Friday 18 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge This tweet is breaking hearts all over the internet Cutting Onions

# grandparents - Thursday 19 November, 2015

From The Daily Edge This man's overjoyed reaction to becoming a grandfather is going super viral Whisper Challenge

This man's overjoyed reaction to becoming a grandfather is going super viral

“You are going to be a grandparent.” “You are going to the BEACH?”

# grandparents - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge This couple found out they're going to be grandparents, and their reaction was adorable Granny Cool

# grandparents - Thursday 11 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Adorable grandparents are accidentally tagging Grandmaster Flash in their Facebook posts Grandmaster Lols

# grandparents - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Irish 2-year-old has perfected her phone conversations already Bye Bye Bye Bye Bye Bye

# grandparents - Monday 28 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge This badass granny is the new queen of Twitter Baddie Winkle

This badass granny is the new queen of Twitter

Eighty six-year-old Baddie Winkle is out to steal your man. And your Twitter followers.

# grandparents - Friday 25 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Man discovers he's going to be a grandfather, has sweetest reaction ever The Big Reveal

Man discovers he's going to be a grandfather, has sweetest reaction ever

It’s time for those Friday Feels.

# grandparents - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Childminders warn new tax rules will force more into the black economy

Early Childhood Ireland said the move by Revenue may not be in the best interests of children.

# grandparents - Thursday 13 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge 10-year-old drives parents' car into a ditch, claims to be a dwarf who'd forgotten his licence Cool Customer

# grandparents - Friday 15 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge Kids' drawings of their grandparents brought to life with photographs Grand Art

# grandparents - Monday 5 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge The guide to selfies, as illustrated by grandads Silver Surfers

The guide to selfies, as illustrated by grandads

Let these silver surfers guide you through the choppy waters of social media.

# grandparents - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge This grandma wrote a FILTHY recipe for banana bread Overdone

This grandma wrote a FILTHY recipe for banana bread

Not suitable for grandchildren.

# grandparents - Monday 3 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge 11 reasons older people are cooler than you Grandaddy Cool This post contains videos

11 reasons older people are cooler than you

Look, they just are OK?

# grandparents - Monday 18 February, 2013

New bill introduces definition of a grandparent

Fine Gael TD said it is an unusual piece of legislation as our laws do not generally address such personal issues as familial bonds.

# grandparents - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

Video: Inside Clerys department store in Dublin - in 1932 Old School This post contains videos

Video: Inside Clerys department store in Dublin - in 1932

Check out this 1932 video of the legendary department store on Dublin’s O’Connell Street, including the bargain basement, the ‘gay and lively’ café – and a mechanical zoo…

# grandparents - Friday 17 June, 2011

Elderly couple deny killing granddaughter

A Co Antrim couple are accused of the unlawful killing of their young granddaughter in 2001.