Monkstown Tidy District weekly clean-ups

Monkstown Tidy Districts holds voluntary clean-ups on Saturday mornings (10.30 to 11.30am) and Tuesdays evenings (7.30-8.30pm) every week, Please feel free to join in if you can, this is a great group of civic-minded people who do great work. I had the pleasure of joining them this morning for an hour and I was astounded…



Call to the Bar of England & Wales

Today, I had the honour to be called to the Bar of England and Wales, at Lincoln’s Inn, in London. I am very grateful to the Benchers and staff of the Inn, for making it a really welcoming and inclusive occasion, and I was impressed by how international the cohort of people called to the…



Workshop on green-bin recycling

Thanks to Monkstown Tidy District for organising a really enlightening talk on domestic green-bin recycling. It was great to meet Kate Ruddock and the team from VOICE Ireland in Monkstown this evening. I hope to bring make an instructional video on how to identify what items can and can’t be put into your green bin…watch…



National Day of Commemoration

It was an honour to have been invited, by An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar TD, to the National Day of Commemoration today. Congratulations to all involved in organising this really lovely occasion in the National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks to commemorate those Irish men and women who lost their lives in militaryservice and on United…