Lenny Traynor, from Ballyfermot (permission given), interacts with a mural of Brendan Grace in the Liberties, after the comedian’s funeral in the Church of St. Nicholas of Myra, Francis Street, Dublin.
Noel Whelan with Elaine Bedford during a press conference for Together for Yes during the Eighth Amendment referedum campaign last year
So sad to hear that Noel Whelan has passed away. We come from different party backgrounds but I feel this morning like Ireland has lost a friend. Such a sharp intellect. So articulate and effective on marriage equality.
Bottler is an animation and live-action production set in 1960’s Dublin. Brendan Grace’s young Bottler character and his friends get involved in various adventures, some of which are closely tied to real historical events of the time. In this series of different stories told through the eyes of Bottler, viewers will be introduced to (or reacquainted with) famous Dublin characters of the time such as the rag & Bone man and Bang Bang. these stories expand upon Bottler’s world, show aspects of working class family life in dublin and the rich culture of the city from times past.