Down This Holles Street

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Dr Rhona Mahony, who today became Master of the National Maternity Hospital in Holles St, meets Ian Tumulty and Nikki Mitchell (above), parents of the hospital’s first baby of 2012, Elsie Ann Tumulty (who was born at 00:26, weighing 6lb 9oz). Dr Mahony begins a seven-year term as the first female boss of the country’s busiest maternity hospital.
Next they’ll want the vote, etc.

Let’s have a closer look at Elsie:

Little hat.

Mmf.

(Sasko Lazarov/Photocall Ireland)