In case I’m slow updating the site over the next few weeks, here’s my excuse …

Ciarán Conlan

Ciarán Michael Owen Conlan was born on Friday and weighed in at a healthy 9lbs 5oz (4.2kg). He and his awesome Mammy are doing great. His name means ‘Little Dark One’ in Gaeilge so there is a reasonable possibility he, along with his big sister Aoibhinn, will be contributing to the blog at some stage in the future.