@rte news Anchor Bryan Dobson comes face to face with fellow braces wearer Luke Lally (8) from Offally who turned the tables on the celebrated newsreader by asking him the questions such as ‘I Notice that you wear trouser braces,can you tell me why?’ while Miriam O’Callaghan looks on during an event in RTE Studios to mark the 1st Birthday of RTEjr Ireland’s dedicated service for 0-7 year olds .Five children from across the country took the hosts chair on THe Late Late Show set to put questions in front of an audience to five celebrities including Bryan Dobson,Miriam O’Callaghan,Blathnaod Ni
Christof Neuman (left) and Ciaran Patterson apply heat during the process of Patination in the Gaelic Street Bronze Foundry in Dublin to the lifesize statue of legendary racehorse Arkle with his trainer Pat Taaffe .The most loved and celebrated horse in Irish history, Arkle will once more connect with the Irish people in a final gesture to mark the 50th anniversary of his Cheltenham Gold Cup win. Artist, Emma McDermott completed a life size bronze statue of Arkle, with the legendary jockey Pat Taafe astride him .Completed in association with Childvision -the National Education Centre for Blind Children-The full size
6 / 4 / 2014 …..All Ireland Credit Union Schools Quiz 2014 with hundreds of schoolchildren in the main hall of the RDS Dublin was Marty Whelan Quiz Master with students
PwC launches new report ‘Asset Management 2020: A brave new world’ revealing Irish Funds industry has potential to grow to €3.5 trillion by 2020. Launching the report are l-r William Taggart, PwC Global Tax Asset Management Leader; Olwyn Alexander, PwC Ireland Asset Management Partner and Andrew O’Callaghan, PwC Ireland Asset Management Partner and member of report Editorial Board.
9-2-14 Budding Artists showcase their work at the All Ireland Credit Union Art Competition 29th year of annual event sees over 30,000 entries . Aspiring artists from all over Ireland gathered today for the annual Irish League of CAntrim Credit Unionredit Unions (ILCU) All Ireland Art Competition Awards & Exhibition. Braving the wind and rain, friends and family of the winning artists joined Marty Whelan in a special prize giving at Croke Park in Dublin; some travelling from as far away as Kerry and Donegal for the event. Now in its 29th year, the Art Competition continues to be
National Gallery of Ireland at the celebration of it’s 150th Birthday Anniversary William Dargan (1799-1867) who provided the original impetus to drive the establishment of a National Galllery kisses the hand of little gallery visitor Nicole O’Dwyer (3) from Dublin in the gallery cafe during the festivities
An Taoiseach launches New UPC 500Mb Broadband for Businesses . UPC announces massive speed boost for Businesses and Development will support regional economic growth . Pic shows An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny T.D. with from left Gavan Smyth VP of Business Services UPC and UPC Ireland CEO, Magnus Ternsjöas when they launched UPC’s new 500 Mbps superfast broadband service which will be offered to businesses across the country, more than doubling currently available speed offerings, making a significant contribution to regional economic development and powering the digital economy. UPC’s unprecedented new 500 Mbps service will first be made available
RTÉ BIG MUSIC WEEK: 30 SEPTEMBER – 6 OCTOBER A WEEK-LONG NATION-WIDE CELEBRATION OF THE VERY BEST OF IRELAND’S HOME-GROWN MUSICAL TALENT on Television, Radio, Online & Mobile Pic shows Ryan Tubridy , Miriam O’ Callaghan , Kathryn Thomas , Marty Whelan and Sinead Ni Uallachain joining in the fun to launch the RTE Big Music week . For the fourth year running, RTÉ Big Music Week celebrates the very best of home-grown musical talent by bringing live performance to audiences across Ireland and all over the world; on radio, on television, online and on mobile with plenty of