Tag Archives: President Higgins

OK, Boomer.

This afternoon.

Aras An Uachtaráin, Phoenix Park, Dublin

President Higgins’ shameful, if blissful, hippy past – captured possibly baked watching Bob Dylan at Slane in 1984 – on full display during today’s visit by Britain’s Prince William and Kate Middleton.

He gave them a print and autographed his little belly.

Pic Via President of ireland

Thanks Bob Foxe

This morning.

Navan Road, Dublin, Dublin 7.

President Michael D Higgins – accompanied by his wife Sabina and City Librarian Mairead Owens (out of pictures) – donated his personal book collection to Cabra Library on behalf of Dublin City Libraries.

Das Kapital, Peig (cover removed) and Jackie Collins mainly.

Sam Boal/Rollingnews

Meanwhile...

These aren’t mine!

Sam Boal/Rollingnews

This afternoon.

Meanwhile…

Update:

Frank Ormsby?

This morning.

Pics: Maxwells

Meanwhile

Eileen Walsh originally from County Cavan and living in Liverpool since 1951, meets president Higgins and Sabina.

Squee.

Pics: Maxwells

Meanwhile…

Easy for him to say.

Being bilingual and all.






Calm down.

Calm down.

This afternoon.

University of Liverpool.

President Michael D Higgins has met Prince Charles and his wife Camilla during a day celebrating the culture, history and people of Liverpool.

President Higgins and Prince Charles signed a scroll making them joint patrons at the Institute of Irish studies at the University of Liverpool. The event was attended by the Irish Ambassador to the UK, Adrian O’Neill….

President Michael D Higgins meets Prince Charles in Liverpool (RTÉ)

Pic via Kate McMulin

Meanwhile

FIGHT!

This afternoon.

Guild Street/ Sheriff Street, Dublin 1

President Michael D Higgins with his wife Sabina at the launch of Vera Klute’s sculpture of Luke Kelly, one of two being unveiled today in the capital…




Earlier.

South King Street, Dublin 2

President Higgins and Sabina with musicians, including Glen Hansard (top third left) and The Dubliners‘ John Sheahan (white beard), at the launch of John Coll’s sculpture of folk legend Luke Kelly.

Any excuse.

Earlier: Bring me The Heads of Luke Kelly

Rollingnews


Yesterday.

Dublin Castle, Dublin 2

Don Reilly writes:

Shame about all the empty seats at the Presidential Inauguration….

Anyone?

Rollingnews

Meanwhile…

Lensman Visual tweetz:

Photographs from Michael D Higgins’ inauguration last night, video to follow soon. Wishing President Higgins the best for his second term in office.