President Higgins meeting members of the Irish Girl Guides earlier at Áras an Uachtaráin. Top from left: Ciara Carroll, Aoife Whelan, Squee, Aisling O’Reilly and Aoibhinn McDonald. And, bottom pic, Ciara and Aoife making the ‘Ladybird salute’.

(Sasko Lazarov/Photocall Ireland)