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2018: A Look At The Political Year Ahead
By: | DHR News, Featured | 9th January 2018
With the festive season firmly behind us, it’s full steam ahead for 2018 and our Account Advisor, Tony Heffernan takes a look at what is set to be a very busy political year ahead. The demise of so many ‘dead certs’ at the Christmas Festival at Leopardstown illustrated the difficulty – even for knowledgeable punters – of forecasting winners. Forecasting the course of political events in 2018 is every bit…
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Reflecting on 2017, Envisaging 2018
By: | DHR News, Featured | 22nd December 2017
As another year draws to a close, some of the DHR team share their Christmas plans, highlights from 2017 and what they are most looking forward to in 2018. Catherine: I understand that my son has ordered a onesie for me from Santa.  If it arrives, I shall spend some time in it.  For New Year, I shall join the swallows in some winter sun. I think the DHR team…
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National Library announces details of major Heaney exhibition
By: | DHR News, Featured, Press Releases | 8th December 2017
PRESS RELEASE  Tuesday, 5th December 2017 National Library announces details of major Heaney exhibition “Seamus Heaney: Listen Now Again” to open in summer 2018 Details of “Seamus Heaney: Listen Now Again”, a major international exhibition that will tell the story of the work of the Nobel Laureate and one of Ireland’s most loved writers, were announced this evening (05.12.17) at a reception which took place at the National Library of…
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An Foras Pátrúnachta to deliver new multilingual education initiative
By: | DHR News, Featured, Press Releases | 24th November 2017
PRESS RELEASE Thursday, 23rd November 2017 An Foras Pátrúnachta to deliver new multilingual education initiative Pilot schools announced in Dublin and Kildare The largest patron of Irish medium schools in the country, An Foras Pátrúnachta, (AFP), has today (23.11.17) launched a major new initiative to advance multilingualism across its nationwide school network, with a view that pupils will leave primary school proficient in three languages. The initiative will be the…
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Louise Archbold County Museum Dundalk celebrates Dundalk FC with ‘One Team, One Dream’ exhibition
By: | DHR News, Press Releases | 27th September 2017
PRESS RELEASE Wednesday, 27th September 2017 County Museum Dundalk celebrates Dundalk FC with ‘One Team, One Dream’ exhibition League of Ireland current champions Dundalk FC have been honoured in their home town with an exhibition at County Museum Dundalk celebrating the club’s history. Entitled ‘One Team, One Dream’, the exhibition was launched last night (26.09.17) by former president of the FAI, Des Casey. With more than 50 trophy wins –…
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Tony Heffernan Challenges await as the Dáil returns
By: | DHR News, Featured | 21st September 2017
With the cabinet meeting again on a weekly basis, the political party ‘think-in’ season concluded and the parliamentary recess coming to an end, it is an opportune time to look at just some of the major issues that will confront the government and the Dáil in the run up to Christmas. Leo Varadkar had only a short four week period as Taoiseach before the Dáil broke for the summer recess…
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Robert Higgins National Library to host series of poetry events this autumn
By: | DHR News, Featured, Press Releases | 20th September 2017
PRESS RELEASE Tuesday, 19th September 2017 National Library to host series of poetry events this autumn The National Library of Ireland (NLI) has today (19.09.17) announced that it will host a series of poetry events this autumn. The programme will be headlined by a special celebration to mark ten years of Poetry Aloud, the annual poetry speaking competition for post-primary schools, organised by the NLI in partnership with Poetry Ireland.…
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Louise Archbold National Library announces major redevelopment programme
By: | DHR News, Press Releases | 13th July 2017
The National Library of Ireland (NLI) has today (12.07.17) announced that it is embarking on a major redevelopment of its main building on Kildare Street, Dublin 2, in partnership with the Office of Public Works (OPW) and funded by the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht. The project is called ‘Reimagining the National Library’. It will allow the NLI to create the storage and preservation conditions necessary to keep…
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Pennie McGonagle Enda Kenny’s Departure
By: | DHR News, Featured | 19th May 2017
As Enda Kenny steps down as leader of Fine Gael, our Account Advisor, Tony Heffernan, reflects on his time as Taoiseach …  “This is the long goodbye, Somebody tell me why” – Paul Brady The announcement by Enda Kenny that he was retiring as leader of Fine Gael brings to an end one of the longest goodbyes in Irish politics.  Once he announced after the last general election, that he…
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Pennie McGonagle The Revolution of Visual Communications
By: | DHR News, Featured | 13th April 2017
In this week’s blog, Junior Account Executive, Pennie McGonagle, examines how and why visual communications have taken over our social media platforms … Over the last few decades, a digital revolution has occurred and like many others, I am constantly online, connected to everyone through emails, likes and tweets. The rituals of daily life have been so intensely transformed by technology that my iPhone has become my fifth limb. Never…
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