EU Day celebrated at Portlaoise Library

On Tuesday, the 9th of May, Portlaoise Library, a Europe direct Information Centre, welcomed Minister of State at the Department of Foreign Affairs, Sean Fleming .  The Minister visited the Library to view their work and some of the information on Europe that they distribute, including visits to and from schools. Between visiting a number of schools around Laois, he  took some time to talk to Will Faulkner of Midlands Radio 3 on Ireland’s 50 years in Europe, having joined in 1973 and to listen to the interview click here.

Caroline Hofman ,  Director of the Cube Low Carbon centre of excellence, also spoke to Midlands 103 and gave a good overview of the EU’s influence on Irish Society….to listen to the interview, click here.


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