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June 2011
10 June 2011
Statement by Ceann Comhairle, Seán Barrett, TD on the death of Brian Lenihan, TD: 10th June 2011
I am deeply saddened to hear of the passing of former Minister for Finance, Brian Lenihan, TD. A true parliamentarian, public representative and servant of the State, he handled his illness with courage, dignity and good humour while also carrying out his parliamentary duties at a particularly tough time in our nation's history.My thoughts are with his family at this very sad time. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam. Ends. For further information please contact: Ciaran Brennan, Houses of the Oireachtas, Communications Unit, Leinster House, Dublin 2 P: +3531 618 3903 M: 086-0496518 F: +3531 618 4551
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10 June 2011
BRITISH IRISH PARLIAMENTARY ASSEMBLY MUST BUILD ON ROYAL VISIT - JOE MCHUGH TD, NEW IRISH CO-CHAIR
Oireachtas Press Release: British Irish Parliamentary Assembly Must Build on Royal Visit - Joe McHugh TD, New Irish Co-Chair  Press Release 10 June 2011 Fine Gael Deputy for Donegal North-East, Joe McHugh TD, has been appointed as the new Irish Co-Chairperson of the British Irish Parliamentary Assembly. Deputy McHugh's appointment comes ahead of the 42nd plenary of the Assembly, which takes place Monday and Tuesday 13-14 June in the Rochestown Park Hotel, Cork.Speaking today after his
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