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House of Lords Event Kicks off St. Patrick’s Celebrations

Kicking off the programme of St Patrick’s celebrations around the world, Tourism Ireland co-sponsored a special reception in the House of Lords in London on March 14th.

The event, celebrating British-Irish relations, was attended by members of the House of Lords and House of Commons, as well as leaders of the Irish community living in London, travel trade, business tourism and media contacts.

The event in the House of Lords marked the start of a programme of promotional activity for Tourism Ireland around the world. Tourism Ireland’s St Patrick’s 2017 programme will span Great Britain, Mainland Europe, North America, Australia and New Zealand, as well as emerging tourism markets like China, India, the Middle East and South Africa.

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