Online and in the shops: Farm tractor style

Off to the National Ploughing Championships next week? Keep little ones cosy in a Farm Tractors raincoat, new from Hatley €39.99.

Available in sizes from 12 months to 8 years, the colourful polyurethane shell keeps the rain out, with a contrast terry lining to keep the warmth in. 

Team it with these cosy lined Farm Tractor wellies, €27.99, and umbrella, €17.99, or matching PJs, €27.99. Buy online at or visit its Cork showroom.


Online and in the shops: Farm tractor style

Boost your child’s immune system and help them fight off illness during the winter months with anti-viral, anti-bacterial Sambucol. 

This Black Elderberry supplement is available in a range of products, which also include vitamin C and zinc. Sambucol for Kids, €10.60, is a berry-flavoured liquid suitable for children aged two and over. 

There are currently good offers on Sambucol in health stores and pharmacies, including Horan’s Healthstore, where there’s a ‘buy one, get one free’ offer for September; 


Online and in the shops: Farm tractor style

Fizzing with vitamins and minerals, the latest product from Rescue Remedy contains the calming flower essences in a berry-flavoured drink, along with magnesium, B vitamins and Zinc to help support energy release, vitality, and mental performance. A tube of 15 Rescue Plus Effervescent tablets is €12.95. 

Also useful at this time of year, Rescue Night is available as a dropper, spray, or liquid melts, prices from €8.50. 

It can be taken by anyone whose sleep patterns are affected by changes in routine, This month when you buy two Rescue products, you will also get a free Rescue Power Bank to keep your phone charged. Ask in stores for more details; 


Online and in the shops: Farm tractor style

With starry night time scenes and an infectious “Good night” refrain, award-winning Irish author Chris Haughton has created a new picture book about going to sleep, perfect for parents and little ones to share at the end of the day. 

The woodland families — bears, deer, rabbits, and teeny, tiny mice — are all beginning to feel really ... rather ... tired ... YAWN! “Dear me,” says Great Big Bear, “it must be time for bed!” But Little Bear is wide awake! (For now...). 

Goodnight Everyone is suitable for children aged one and over, €15; 


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