Hand in hand on their first day of 'big school'
Published 02/09/2016 | 02:30
With their freshly pressed uniforms and shiny school shoes on, thousands of children around the country attended their first day of school yesterday.
While Darragh O'Malley, Gemma Mooney and Spencer Watson from Hollystown in Dublin couldn't wait to get through the gates of Scoil Bhríde National School, Kilbride, Co Meath, there were some tears shed as children waved goodbye to their parents and began 'big school'. Photo: Gerry Mooney