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The Citizens Ceremony at the National Convention Centre, Dublin, the 100th of its kind since its introduction in 2011 by Alan Shatter (fair play).

They’re happy now, etc.

From top: Iliana Peralta originally from Peru; Rahab Swords originally from Kenya; ; Sofia and Mother Jelena Komarovska originally from Latvia;  Aliona Kosiakova originally from Lithunia;  Marcus originally from Gambia and wife Patricia Danson and their baby Sally; Diana Alrumhi originally from Ukraine/Palestine;  Jehan Henehan (left) originally from Australia and Megan Burgdorf originally from USA.

(Sam Boal/Photocall Ireland)



Stop laughing.

That’s not our ‘way’.

Damn foreign-borns.

(Sam Boal/Photocall ireland)


Last night.

Leon writes:

Dublinatchristmas.ie has  transformed Wolfe Tone Square in Dublins City Centre into a vintage festive fun fair. The vintage amusements including a chairoplane, a classic helter-skelter slide, a miniature carousel and game stalls will be illuminated in the evening. The fun fair will run until the 22nd of December….

Wolfe Tone Fun Fair (DublinatChristmas.ie)

(Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland)


Lucan, Dublin yesterday evening.

Sasko writes:

“Two upset brickies are continuing to stage a 200 foot high sit in protest on a crane claiming they have enough food for eight days. Protesters Gary Gleeson (top left)  and Luke Fitzpatrick (right) who are members of Unite trade union are claming they earn just €4.90 euros a hour while working on the site of Kishoge Community College site in Lucan. The developers JJ Rhatigan clam the workers allegations are untrue and the pair are being paid by  a sub contractor”

(Sasko Lazarov/Photocall Ireland)