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Planning ahead for the First Holy Communion.

19th January, 2014
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Planning ahead for the First Holy Communion

Early shopping for First Holy Communion has become the norm for Irish families, with parents beginning to organise and budget months in advance of the big day. According to Debenhams, a survey last year found that the average spend on an outfit was Euro 163, down 9 per cent compared to 2012, while a further €190 was forked out on clothes for the rest of the family.

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