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Long hot summer? Here's 13 great camps to keep the kids busy

After months of no school or playing with their friends, kids - and parents - can look forward to a fun-filled summer of activities

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Summer saved: Many camps are going ahead this summer, while still following Covid guidelines

Summer saved: Many camps are going ahead this summer, while still following Covid guidelines

Summer saved: Many camps are going ahead this summer, while still following Covid guidelines

Summer activities and camps have been a family staple for years, but now they are taking on even greater significance, as the thing that can save summer 2020 for thousands of families.

Children are keen to reconvene with their peers and pals and have some fun, and parents balancing childcare and working from home are equally keen to let 'home-school' out for the summer.

Last week, it was announced that certain summer camps may operate as Ireland makes its way out of lockdown. Many activities organisers have moved their operations online, meaning that virtual camps are enjoying a surge in popularity.