Áras an Uachtaráin, Phoenix Park
Magdalene Survivors, with family members attend a special reception hosted by President Higgins and Sabina Higgins for women who worked in the Magdalene Laundries, as part of the Dublin Honours Magdalenes event. organised by businesswoman Norah Casey (pic 7 centre)
Some 220 survivors of the Magdalene Laundries from Ireland, the UK, the US and Australia were brought together for the first time
The reception was followed by a gala dinner at the Mansion House in Dublin last night.
Dublin Honours Magdalenes