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Tonight.

Kildare Street, Dublin 2

The switching on of the Christmas tree lights outside Leinster House with political luminaries including Taoiseach Leo Varadkar, leader of Fianna Fáil Micheál Martin, President of Sinn Féin Mary Lou McDonald, Leas-Cheann Comhairle Pat The Cope Gallagher, Soc Dem co-leader Róisín Shortall and a festive-hatted Minister for Sports Shane Ross.

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Stop that!

Last night.

Liffey Street , Dublin 1.

Padriag Pendred and Ursulsa Kelly at the turning on of the Christmas lights by DublinTown

There are two special Christmas trees in Dublin on Liffey Street and South King Street in partnership with Visa.

Each tree is adorned with 3,000 ice white LED lights and an additional 3,000 coloured lights will be activated upon receipt of a contactless donation to Temple Street Hospital.

Photocall Ireland

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christmas 2[The Burke Xmas home, top and from left: ESB-gorging Halle Burke, Abbie Burke, Kyle Burke and family chum Courtney Brauders]

Not just famous for its pottery and late night chipper.

Nevan writes:

Another charitable Christmas house for your viewing pleasure. The Burke family in Arklow [Co Wicklow] have lit up their home every year for the past 21 years in aid of Crumlin Children’s Hospital.

 

Do-gooding Hollister-clad light hoggers.

Pics: Michael Kelly/WicklowNews.net