Our little rhyme showed just how much we loved our teachers in junior school

We were lovely children really… At this time of year, my mind always goes back to the sixties and my time in Willow Park. Willow Park is Blackrock College’s little brother, the preparatory school, preparatory being the posh word for primary though, in fairness, it did include first and second year of secondary. The end … Continue reading Our little rhyme showed just how much we loved our teachers in junior school

A VERY SCARY TIME OF YEAR

It’s that time of year. Between the showers, we’ve got sunny days and bright evenings.  There’s a worry on the horizon for some, though. It’s the Irish summer. And so, unlike our neighbours across the Irish sea, our schoolchildren are still enjoying their unfeasibly long summer holidays. Now the results of the Leaving are out. … Continue reading A VERY SCARY TIME OF YEAR