Heritage week to be a real page turner
YASMIN Kelly (10) and Aliesha Smith (7) are pictured with Irish children's author Tom McCaughren at the unveiling of National Heritage Week 2011.
During the week there are more than 1,300 events due to take place nationwide from Saturday August 20 to Sunday August 28.
This year will celebrate the old Irish tradition of storytelling, as the first day of the week has been designated 'National Tell Tale Day'.
In all, more than 100 storytelling themed events for children and adults will take place across the country during the week.