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Beach handball relents on insistence women play in bikinis following Norway furore
The new women’s uniform is almost identical to the one worn by protesting Norwegian players in July.
Parents pay €275 per child on secondary school books
“August will be extremely stressful for me… I will lose sleep and I will worry,” one parent said.
The government wants to reduce the cost of school uniforms for parents
The Action Plan for Education was launched yesterday.
Photos: Republican Sinn Féin march down O'Connell Street for 1916 commemoration
The parade attracted a large crowd in Dublin’s city centre.
Irish soldiers forced 'to borrow' ceremonial uniforms for Albert Reynolds' funeral
Soldiers had to borrow parts of the kit from their comrades.
The Leinster House ushers are getting brand new tailored uniforms
Was your child's school uniform made by children? Ask your retailer, parents advised...
Teachers’ union the INTO says shoppers picking up uniforms for their children should ask retailers whether child labour was used in the clothes’ manufacture.
Guns, handcuffs and summer shirts: Here's what they'll be talking about at the GRA conference
Alan Shatter won’t be there because he wasn’t invited, but we were so here are some of the issues we’ll be keeping an eye on.
This is the school uniform questionnaire parents are being sent
The questionnaire aims to find out if parents want their children wearing school uniforms and, if so, what type they would like them to wear.
9 very important decisions you had to make about your school uniform
When you have so few choices, each one becomes very, very important.
Poll: Should schools relax their uniform policies to cut costs for parents?
There have been calls for schools to allow parents to buy generic uniforms and iron-on crests to save money. Do you agree?
It could be worse! Here are 8 of the most hideous Ryder Cup outfits
If you thought the matching orange jumpers sported by Team Europe for the official Ryder Cup photo were bad, think again.
Column: Tantrums, taunts & bills - the struggle of sending kids back to school
Lesley Anderson, a single mother of two children, tells her story about the difficulties she faces meeting the ‘back to school’ costs.
Congress fumes following revelation that US Olympic uniforms are made in China
“They should take all the uniforms, put them in a big pile and burn them,” declared Senator Harry Reid.
Smurf-tacular: Sales of Olympic torches heat up on eBay after £153,000 sale
A ‘soot marked’ torch used in the UK leg of the pre-Olympic relay has fetched a hefty price after it was advertised online.
British military uniforms could soon be made from electrically conducting yarn
The new “e-textile” would remove then need for soldiers to carry around heavy battery packs and cabling.