Pope Francis will visit Ireland in 2018, the Irish Prime Minister says.
Pope Francis bobble head among novelty items for sale during Ireland visit
As Dublin gears up for the pope's visit, a number of novelty times have gone on sale to celebrate the occasion.
The visit, scheduled for August, will be the first papal visit to Ireland since 1979.
Pope-themed caricature drawings, alarm clocks, lollipops and bobble heads are among the memorabilia people can purchase to remember the visit.
The 81-year-old Pontiff will take part in the Festival of Families, a faith-based cultural concert, in Croke Park on 25th August.
He will also celebrate Mass in the Phoenix Park on 26th August.
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