The Irish government is planning to introduce certificates of Irish
heritage for as many as 70 million people of Irish descent around the world.
It is expected that many descendants of Irish emigrants would wish to
buy one to display in their homes.
Ali Hewson is 48 today. She's the mother of four children. Her husband is Bono, the lead singer of U2. She runs a fashion business that's become part rock 'n' roll and part big business since Moët Hennessy-Louis Vuitton bought a 49 per cent stake.
"My father and mother should have stayed in New York." Frank McCourt's reading of Angela's Ashes is captivating from the very first words. His writing and his voice combine to make an apparently horrific story totally hilarious. The images from his childhood in New York and Limerick are unforgettable.