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Thurles Not Included In Queen Elizabeth’s Itinerary

Ireland has been lucky, nay totally blessed, by its last two choices for the post of ‘President of Ireland.’

It was Mary Robinson who broke the mould into which British-Irish relations had settled so bitterly and deeply, when, as the first Irish head of State, she visited her British counterpart, way back in May 1993. […]