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Taoiseach's Diary 7 01-Jan-06 ^ 31-Jan-06

Sunday, January 1

11:30 AM 11:30 AM Attend World Day of Prayer for Peace 2006 Mass
Venue: St, Mary's Church, Haddington Road

Monday, January 2

Tuesday, January 3

Wednesday, January 4

11:00 AM 1 2:00 PM Meeting with ICTU delegation Venue: Sycamore Room

12:00 PM 12:00 PM Government meeting

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Michael Coilins Venue : Taoiseach's Office

Thursday, January 5

02:30 PM 02:50 PM Brief meeting with Rory Carroll Venue : Taoiseach's Office

Friday, January 6

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11:50 AM 11:50 AM Prerecord 'This Week' Venue : RTE, Dublin 4

Saturday, January 7

Sunday, January 8

Wednesday, January 11

Thursday, January 12

Friday, January 13

Saturday, January 14

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Sunday, January 15

07:30 PM 07:30 PM Depart Dublin Airport

11:15 PM 11:15 PM Arrive Budapest (Local Time. Irl + 1 hr) One hour on ground

Monday, January 16

Visit to India

12:40 PM 12:40 PM Arrive Bangalore (local time Irl + 5.5hrs)

Tuesday, January 17

Visit to Sndia

Wednesday, January 18

Visit to India

Government meeting (to go ahead in the Taoiseach's absence


chaired by the Tanaiste)

Thursday, January 19

Visit to India

Friday, January 20

Visit to India

Saturday, January 21

Visit to India (returning to Dublin via Heathrow at 9.00pm approx)

Sunday,January 22

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02:30 PM 02:30 PM Drop into the Senior Citizens After Christmas Dinner Party
Venue: Store Street Garda Station (cancelled}

03:00 PM 03:30 PM Open Fairview Credit Union's new premises


Venue: Fairview Strand, Dublin 3

Monday, January 23

Tuesday, January 24

11:30 AM 12:10 PM Guest of Honour at the RebabCare 10th Birthday Celebrations


Venue: Round Room, Mansion House

01:00 PM 01:00 PM Record 20 minute piece for BBC documentary on the British EU
Presidency Venue : Meeting Room

01:30 PM 01:50 PM Courtesy call from a delegation from the Order of St. John of
Jerusalem, Rhodes & Malta Irish Association Venue : Taoiseach's
Office

02:45 PM 02:45 PM Minister Culien, Gerry Hickey and Julie O'Neill Venue : Meeting
Room (ref Sandra)

06:30 PM 07:00 PM Launch The All-Party Oireachtas Committee on the Constitution's


Tenth Progress Report : The Family
Venue: National Library, Kildare Street

Wednesday, January 25

DAIL SITTING (2.30 P.M. - 8.30 P.M.)

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09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with the TSnaiste
Venue: Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government meeting

02:00 PM 03:45 PM D6il Preparation

03:45 PM 03:45 PM Leaders Questions

04:06 PM 04:06 PM Question Time

04:51 PM 04:51 PM Order of Business

05:15 PM 05:15 PM Dai! Statements on December European Council (time approx -


after OoB)

06:00 PM 06:00 PM Photo with Brian McNamara, Chef in Leinster House to mark his 25
years service Venue : Members Restaurant (time approx - after
Ddil)

06:30 PM 06:30 PM

Thursday, January 26

DAIL SITTING (10.30 A.M. - .4.45 P.M.)

01:45 PM 03:45 PM Meeting with Prime Minister Blair (PM arrives at 1.45pm) Venue
Farmieigh

05:15 PM 05:45 PM Meeting with Mr. Michael McCabe, Blanchardstown Centre for
Independent Living and delegation
Venue: Meeting Room

06:00 PM 06:20 PM Courtesy call by Northern Ireland Select Committee Venue:


Sycamore Room
07:00 PM 07:30 PM Officially open the Holiday World Show 2006
Venue: RDS

07:45 PM 08:30 PM Present Innovation through Technology Awards


Venue: The Berkeley Court Hotel

08:45 PM 09:45 PM Fundraising Dinner for Deputy Sean Ardagh


Venue : Merrion Hotel

Friday, January 27

Saturday, January 28

Sunday, January 29
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12:00 PM 12:10 PM Drop in to function in aid of Pakistani Earthquake Relief Venue
Jury's Hotel, Ballsbridge

12:45 PM 12:45 PM Guest of Honour at the AIG Europe Irish Champion Hurdle
Venue: Leopardstown Racecourse

Monday, January 30

1 2:00 PM 12:00 PM Launch of the Suzuki Ladies National Football League


Venue: Croke Park

02:00 PM 02:30 PM Launch of the Allianz National Football & Hurling 2006 Leagues
Venue: Burlington Road

02:40 PM 03:05 PM Participate in the launch of the Chamber of Commerce Movement


in Ireland's new brand
Venue: Alexander Hotel

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03:30 PM 03:50 PM Drop in to meeting between Mitchell Reiss and Michael Collins
Venue: Meeting Room, Government Buildings

04:00 PM 07:00 PM Keep free : canvassing / paperwork

07:20 PM 07:20 PM President's Annual Dinner for the Government (7.00 for 7.30)
Venue: Aras an Uachtar^in

Tuesday, January 31

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with the T^naiste


Venue: Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:45 PM 03:45 PM DSil Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting

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Wednesday, February 1

08:30 AM 08:30 AM For information only : Cabinet Committee meeting (on Report of
Long Term Care Working Group) Venue : Sycamore Room

09:00 AM 10:30 AM D4il Preparation

10:30 AM 10:51 AM Leaders' Questions

1 0 : 5 1 A M 11:36 AM Question Time

11:36 AM 11:36 AM Order of Business

01:20 PM 01:30 PM Courtesy call from Shaikh Mohammed bin Isa bin Mohammed
Al-Khalifa (member of the Bahrain! Royal Family) Venue :
Taoiseach's Office

01:45 PM 01:45 PM Mary Doyle re Cabinet Committee

02:00 PM 03:30 PM Cabinet Committee on Social Inclusion Venue : Sycamore Room

03:30 PM 04:00 PM Deputy Tony Dempsey and two others about a proposal for a
university in Wexford
Venue: Taoiseach's Office

04:10 PM 04:10 PM Deputy John Ellis Venue : Taoiseach's Office

04:20 PM 04:20 PM Deputy Michael Moynihan Venue : Taoiseach's Office

07:00 PM 07:00 PM Open new Bar & Restaurant at McGrattans


Venue: Fitzwiiliam Lane, Dublin 2

Thursday, February 2

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Phone call with Wim Kok (incoming) Venue : St Lukes
11:00 AM 11:40 AM Open the Centre for Synthesis and Chemical Biology (CSCB)
Building
Venue: UCD, Belfield, Dublin 4

11:50 AM 12:10 PM Present Nestle Award to Declan Grehan Venue: 20 Glenvar Park,
Mount Merrion Ave.

02:15 PM 04:15 PM
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Launch of Discussions on Further Social Partnership Agreement
[Tanaiste and Minister Cowen to attend also) Venue : Dublin Castle

06:45 PM 07:45 PM Guest Speaker at Dublin Chamber of Commerce AGM Dinner (incl
short meeting with Secretary of State Hain) Venue: Four Seasons
Hotel

Friday, February 3

09:25 AM 09:25 AM Phone call with Minister for J,E&LR

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Saturday, February 4

11:00 AM 11:30 AM Open St. Vincent de Paul new Regional Headquarters


Venue: Sean McDermott Street, Dublin 1

02:00 PM 02:30 PM Turn the sod at St. Brigid's GAA Club's new All Weather Pitch
Venue: Phoenix Park

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03:00 PM 03:00 PM Officially open new all weather pitch and clubhouse extension at
Round Towers GAA Club
Venue: Lusk

Sunday, February 5

National Football League Fixture : Tyrone v Dublin (in Omagh at


2.30pm)

Monday, February 6

Tuesday, February 7

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:45 PM 03:45 PM D3il Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders' Questions


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04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting

07:30 PM 08:00 PM Launch Paudl O'Shea Football Tournament


Venue: The Burlington Hotel

Wednesday, February 8

09:00 AM 09:00 AM D3il Preparation

10:30 AM 10:30 AM Leaders' Questions

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10:51 AM 11:36 AM Question Time

11:36 AM 11:36 AM Order of Business

01:00 PM 01:00 PM Attorney General Venue : Taoiseach's Office

01:30 PM 01:30 PM Photocall for Standard Life International's announcement of new


jobs
Venue: Meeting Room

02:00 PM 03:30 PM Cabinet Committee on Housing, Infrastructure and PPPs Venue :


Sycamore Room

04:00 PM 04:30 PM Meeting with the Ukrainian Foreign Minister Venue : Taoiseach's
Meeting Room

04:30 PM 04:30 PM Tom McEnery Venue : Taoiseach's Office

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06:00 PM 06:30 PM Interview with Kevin Rafter, Sunday Tribune Venue : Taoiseach's
Office

06:40 PM 06:40 PM Senator Rory Kiely Venue: Taoiseach's Office

07:00 PM 08:30 PM Dinner with the Northern Ireland Business Alliance [Ministers
Cowen, Ahern and Martin to attend also] Venue : Italian Room

Thursday, February 9

10:00 AM 10:30 AM Open Seminar for Senior Irish Officials in the EU


Venue: Farmleigh

11:00 AM 11:00 AM Interview by phone with Sligo local radio station (FF Press Office)
Venue : St Lukes

12:00 PM 12:00 PM Meeting Minister of State


Sile de Valera Venue: St Lukes

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Depart Dublin Airport for Sligo Airport

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03:15 PM 03:15 PM Arrive Sligo Airport

03:30 PM 04:00 PM Visit Summerhill College


Venue: Sligo

04:1 5 PM 04:45 PM Visit the Sligo Institute of Technology


Venue: Ballinode, Sligo

05:00 PM 05:00 PM Photocall at O'Sullivan McGinty Ltd (franchise for property sales)
Venue: Market Street

05:15 PM 05:45 PM Attend a Civic Reception


Venue: Mayor's Parlour, City Hall, Sligo

06:15 PM 06:45 PM Launch the Ballygawley Group Broadband Scheme


Venue: Ballygawley, Co. Sligo

07:00 PM 07:00 PM Photocall with Sligo Chamber of Commerce and Industry


Venue:tbc

08:00 PM 08:00 PM Attend Co. Sligo Comhairle DSil Ceantair Function


Venue: Southern Hotel, Sligo

09:00 PM 09:30 PM Meath East Rally


Venue: Ashbourne

10:00 PM 10:00 PM Depart Sligo Airport for Dublin Airport (by Beechcraft)

10:45 PM 10:45 PM Arrive Dublin Airport

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Friday, February 10

04:45 PM 05:45 PM Briefing with the President Venue : Aras an Uachtar&n

05:45 PM 06:10 PM Appointment of the Garda Siochana Commission [3 members]


Venue: Aras an Uachtar^in

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06:30 PM 07:00 PM Attend Community Games Function to honour their founding
member Joe Connolly
Venue: Dublin Castle

Saturday, February 11

Sunday, February 12

02:30 PM 02:30 PM National Football League Fixture : Dublin v Monaghan

Monday, February 13

11:00 AM 11:30 AM Open the new Transit Unit


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Venue: Mater Hospital, Eccies Street

12:00 PM 12:30 PM Launch Enable Ireland Strategic Plan 2006-2008


Venue: Royal Hospital Kiimainham

01:00 PM 01:30 PM Launch the Revenue Commissioners (Customs} Mobile Scanner


Venue: New Custom House, Promenade Road, Dublin Port

Tuesday, February 14
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09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with the TSnaiste
Venue: Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

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03:45 PM 03:45 PM D£il Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders'Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

| 05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting

07:00 PM 07:00 PM Deputy Denis O'Donovan and six other Fianna Fail TDs [Gerry
Hickey to attend also] Venue : Meeting Room

Wednesday, February 15

09:00 AM 10:30 AM DSil Preparation

10:30 AM 10:30 AM Leaders' Questions

"10:51AM 11:36 AM Question Time

11:36 AM 11:36 AM Order of Business

01:00 PM 01:30 PM Meeting with John Hume Venue : Taoiseach's Office

01:30 PM 02:30 PM Lunch with John Hume and Anne O'Byrne, President, Irish League
of Credit Unions [George Shaw to attend also] Venue: Meeting
Room

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Government Meeting Venue : Council Chamber,

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08:50 PM 09:45 PM Present the overall 0 2 Ability Award (live on RTE) and photos with
other recipients afterwards [Dress: Blacktie]
Venue : Dublin Castle

Thursday, February 16

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08:00 AM 09:00 AM Attend Institute of Management Consultants in Ireland Awards
Ceremony (Breakfast event)
Venue: Alexander Hotel, Dublin 2

12:30 PM 02:15 PM Working lunch (preceded by tete-a-tete) with the Prime Minister of
Greece Venue : Government Buildings

03:00 PM 03:30 PM Interview with Harry McGee, Irish Examiner Venue : Taoiseach's
Office

04:00 PM 04:10 PM Interview with BEAT FM (by phone) Venue : Taoiseach's Office

04:25 PM 04:35 PM Record a Video Message (on autocue) for 'A Journey of
Remembering' Conference
Venue: Broadcast Studios, Ground Floor, Kildare House

04:45 PM 05:05 PM Meeting with Fianna Fail Councillor, Mary Hoade Venue :
Taoiseach's office

05:10 PM 05:25 PM Short interview with Clare FM (by phone) Venue: Taoiseach's
Office

05:30 PM 05:30 PM Meeting with Mr. J.J. 0'Hara & Mr. Brendan Ward, The Foxford
Admiral Brown Society
Venue: Taoiseach's Office

06:00 PM 06:45 PM Host a Reception for Irish Parliamentary {Former Members) Society
Venue: Members Restaurant, Leinster House

07:00 PM 07:00 PM National Executive Venue : Leinster House

Friday, February 17

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07:00 PM 09:30 PM Guest of Honour at AlB Press Photographers Association of Ireland
Awards [Dress: Blacktie]
Venue: Jury's Hotel, Ballsbridge

Saturday, February 18

12:00 PM 12:00 PM Photo with Thomas Byrne


Venue: St. Lukes

04:00 PM 04:00 PM Opening of Senator Timmy Dooley's Constituency Office


Venue: Ennis, Co. Clare

04:30 PM 06:00 PM Attend Ogra Fianna Fail event


Venue: West County Hotel, Ennis

Sunday, February 19

Monday, February 20 ^k

02:30 PM 03:00 PM Officially open the Edmund Rice Centre


Venue: North Richmond Street, Dublin 1

03:15 PM 03:45 PM Launch a Report on Research on Older People living in


Stoneybatter
Venue: Parish Centre, Stoneybatter, Dublin 7

04:00 PM 04:30 PM Launch the Social / Recreational Gaelic Games Project


Venue: Croke Park

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with the T5naiste


Venue: Taoiseach's Office

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10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:45 PM 03:45 PM Dail Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders' Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting

07:30 PM 08:30 PM Meeting with All Hallows and DCU Venue : All Hallows

Wednesday, February 22

09:00 AM 10:30 AM Ddil Preparation

10:30 AM 10:51 AM Leaders' Questions

10:51 AM 11:36 AM Question Time

11:36 AM 11:36 AM Order of Business

01:00 PM 01:00 PM Minister of State de Valera Venue : Taoiseach's Office

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01:45 PM 01:45 PM Deputy Jim Glennon Venue : Taoiseach's Office

02:00 PM 03:30 PM Cabinet Committee on Health Venue: Sycamore Room

03:45 PM 04:45 PM Cabinet Committee on European Affairs Venue: Sycamore Room

04:55 PM 04:55 PM BepOty MicTiael Muynrtr %


05:15 PM 05:15 PM Pi-m1 anri family ^Xjw^mtMT^-rifftTTS

05:30 PM 06:30 PM Meeting with Gerry Hickey and others Venue : Meeting Room

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06:30 PM 06:30 PM Minister O'Cuiv and Minister of State Noel Ahern Venue :
Taoiseach's Office

Thursday, February 23

10:30 AM 10:30 AM Depart Dublin Airport

11:30 AM 11:30 AM Arrive RAF Northolt

07:15 PM 07:15 PM Attend CIPFA Annual Dinner [Dress: Blacktie] [7.00pm for 7.30pm]
Venue: Savoy Hotel, London

Friday, February 24

12:30 PM 12:30 PM Depart RAF Northolt

01:30 PM 01:30 PM Arrive Dublin Airport

02:00 PM 06:00 PM Keep free : paperwork / canvassing

07:30 PM 07:30 PM Meeting with Athy Chamber of Commerce


Venue: New Clarard Court Hotel, Athy, Co. Kildare

07:45 PM 07:45 PM Meeting with Cllr. Richard Daly, Athy Town Council
Venue: New Clarard Court Hotel, Athy, Co. Kildare

08:00 PM 08:00 PM Guest of Honour at the M.J. Nolan Fianna FSil Cumann Dinner
Dance
Venue: New Clarard Court Hotel, Athy, Co. Kildare

Saturday, February 25

01:00 PM 02:45 PM FOR INFORMATION National Cross Country Championships


Venue: Santry Demesne (rear of Santry Stadium)

07:30 PM 07:30 PM For information only:


Drop in to Sigerson Cup Final
Venue: Parnell Park

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Sunday, February 26

For information : Carling Cup Final (Man Utd v Wigan at 3.00pm)

02:40 PM 02:40 PM Attend Ireland v Wales Five Nations Rugby Match (Kick off
3.00pm)
Venue: Lansdowne Road

06:00 PM 06:00 PM For Information : Drop in to the launch of a fundraiser for St.
Columba's School new classroom
Venue: lona Road

Monday, February 27

04:30 PM 05:00 PM Meeting with Geraldine Finucane and two members of her family
[Michael Collins to attend alsoi Venue : St Lukes

08:00 PM 08:30 PM
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Light up Illumination of Watch Towers & The O'Connell Monument
Venue: Glasnevin Cemetery

Tuesday, February 28

09;30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with the Tanaiste


Venue: Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:45 PM 03:45 PM D6il Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders'Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

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05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting

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Wednesday, March 1

Ash Wednesday

10:30 AM 12:00 PM DSil Preparation

10:30 AM 10:51 AM Leaders' Questions

1 0 : 5 1 A M 11:36 AM Question Time

11:36 AM 11:36 AM Order of Business (preceded by Expressions of Sympathy on the


recent death of former FG TD Larry McMahon)

01:00 PM 01:00 PM Record message for Intel Computer Clubhouse in Belfast (on
autocue) Venue: Meeting Room

01:30 PM 01:30 PM Photocall with the General Manager of St Paul Travelers Insurance
Ltd, Peter Hayden Venue : Taoiseach's Office

02:00 PM 02:00 PM Mary Doyle (re Social Inclusion matters!

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Gene McKenna, Irish Independent Venue : Taoiseach's Office

03:45 PM 03:45 PM Ministers Ahern and McDowell Venue : Taoiseach's Office

04;00 PM 05:00 PM Meeting with Sinn F6in delegation [Ministers Ahern and McDowell
to attend] Venue : Sycamore Room

06:35 PM 07:05 PM Address Kevin Barry Cumann


Venue: UCD

07:25 PM 07:25 PM Attend Friendly International Match - Republic of Ireland v Sweden


(not meeting teams - kick off is 7.30pm)
Venue: Lansdowne Road

Thursday, March 2

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09:35 AM 10:00 AM Address Conference entitled "Compendium of the Social Doctrine
of the Church"
Venue : Croke Park

12:15 PM 12:15 PM
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Mark Hennessy, Irish Times Venue : Taoiseach's Office

12:45 PM 12:45 PM Record 10 minute interview for Capital magazine Venue :


Taoiseach's Office

01:00 PM 01:00 PM Brief meeting with Minister of State Mary Wallace Venue :
Taoiseach's Office

01:30 PM 02:30 PM Meeting with SDLP delegation [Minister Ahern and officials to
attend] Venue : Sycamore Room

03:00 PM 03:30 PM Courtesy call from Deputy British Prime Minister John Prescott
Venue : Taoiseach's Office

04:00 PM 04:30 PM Tete-a-tete with the Prime Minister of Croatia Venue : Taoiseach's
Office

05:00 PM 05:00 PM Attend Removal Venue : Phibsboro Church

07:30 PM 09:30 PM Host Dinner for the Prime Minister of Croatia Venue : Farmleigh

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Friday, March 3

09:55 AM 10:25 AM Launch National Tree Week (in the company of the Prime Minister
of Croatia)
Venue: Farmleigh

11:00 AM 02:30 PM Keep free (Fianna FSil meeting) Venue : Executive Suite,
Conference Centre, Grand Hotel, Malahide

02:30 PM 03:00 PM Meeting with Minister Dempsey Venue : Executive Suite,


Conference Centre, Grand Hotel, Malahide

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08:00 PM 09:00 PM Attend Smalt Firms Association Gala Awards Banquet [Dress :
Blacktie]
Venue: Mansion House, Dublin 2

09:30 PM 10:30 PM Officially open Home Farm FC's new Clubhouse Venue : Whitehall

Saturday, March 4

12:00 PM 12:00 PM Launch 'Friends of St. Francis Xavier' Association (at conclusion of
Novena of Grace) Venue: Gardiner Street Church

02:30 PM 03:00 PM Official! open Rivervalley & Rathingie Combined Club's new A!)
Weather Sports Training Facility
Venue: Rivervalley, Co. Swords

08:00 PM 08:00 PM National Football League Fixture : Dublin v Offaly


Venue: Parnell Park

Sunday, March 8

12:10 PM 12:40 PM Open the Oria de Bri Sculpture Show Venue: Solomon Gallery,
Powerscourt Townhouse, South William Street

01:00 PM 01:00 PM Fianna F3il Fundraiser (Race Day) Venue: Leopardstown

Monday, March 6

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01:45 PM 02:15 PM Present the F.E.T.A.C. Certificates to Sports Stadium Stewards
Venue: Croke Park

02:30 PM 03:00 PM Present Certificates to Stoneybatter Community Education &


Training Centre Trainees at FETAC Levels 3, 4 & 5 Venue: 60-61
Manor St, Dublin 7

03:20 PM 03:50 PM Attend and address European Commission Exhibition Venue :


European Commission offices, Molesworth Street

04:00 PM 04:30 PM Opening Address at the Irish Hotels Federation Conference Venue
Burlington Hotel

04:30 PM 04:30 PM Record short piece to camera on the retirement of Richard Burrows
from Irish Distillers Venue : Burlington Hotel

Tuesday, March 7

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with the T^naiste


Venue: Taoiseach's Office (followed by photograph with the
Tanaiste re medical cards)

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:45 PM 03:45 PM D£il Preparation

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04:15 PM 04:15 PM, Leaders* Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting

Wednesday, March 8
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11:45 AM 11:45 AM Depart Dublin Airport by Lear Jet

12:45 PM 12:45 PM Arrive RAF Northolt

01:15 PM 02:30 PM Northern Ireland Briefing Session (incl lunch) Venue: Irish Embassy

02:45 PM 03:45 PM Meeting with Prime Minister Blair Venue : Downing Street

04:20 PM 04:20 PM Depart RAF Northolt by Lear Jet

05:20 PM 05:20 PM Arrive Dublin Airport

07:15 PM 08:00 PM
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Attend Surprise Presentation and Dinner to honour the outgoing
GAA President Sean Kelly
Venue: Westbury Hotel

Thursday, March 9

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03:15 PM 03:15 PM Meeting with The Archbishop of Dublin, Dr John Neill [Dermot
McCarthy to attend also] Venue : Taoiseach's office

04:00 PM 04:00 PM Meeting with Senator David Norris and Chris Robson [John
Kennedy to attend also]
Venue: Taoiseach's Office

04:30 PM 04:40 PM Pre-record 10 minute piece with Marty Whelan, 2FM Venue
Taoiseach's Office

05:00 PM 05:30 PM interview with Pat Leahy, Sunday Business Post Venue :
Taoiseach's Office

06:00 PM 06:30 PM Interview with Gerry Kelly, UTV Venue : Sycamore Room

06:30 PM 06:30 PM Cllr Brian O'Domhnaill Venue : Taoiseach's Office

Friday, March 10

05:45 PM 06:30 PM Meeting with Craig Barrett, CEO, Intel (and delegation of 5)
"'•* (officials to attend also) Venue: Meeting Room

08:15 PM 09:30 PM Attend Dublin Ladies GAA Awards night [Dress: Blacktie) Venue:
Castleknock Hotel and Country Club

Saturday, March 11

National Football League Fixture : Cork v Dublin

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12:00 PM 12:30 PM Attend the Captains Drive
Venue: The South County Golf Club, Brittas (on road to
Blessington)

02:20 PM 03:10 PM Attend pre-match lunch and reception hosted by Hewlett Packard
Venue: Lansdowne Road

03:30 PM 03:30 PM Attend Ireland v Scotland Rugby Match


Venue: Lansdowne Road

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Sunday, March 12

10:45 AM 11:30 AM Open Fianna F3il Agricultural Conference


Venue : County Arms Hotel, Birr, Co Offaly

Monday, March 13

USA Visit

Dublin to Winnipeg, Canada; 8hrs.


Winnipeg to San Jose; 4hrs.

01:00 PM 01:00 PM Depart Dublin Airport

03:00 PM 03:00 PM Arrive Winnipeg, Canada (local time) (Irl - 6hrs)

04:00 PM 04:00 PM Depart Winnipeg.

06:00 PM 06:00 PM Arrive San Jose (local time Irl -Shrs)

Tuesday, March 14

USA Visit

Wednesday, March 15

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USA Visit

San Jose to Washington 4hrs 40 mins


San Jose - 3hrs. Irl -5hrs

09:20 AM 09:20 AM Depart San Jose

05:00 PM 05:00 PM Arrive Washington (Irl - 5hrs)

Thursday, March 16

USA Visit

Friday, March 17

St Patrick's Day

USA Visit (departing USA at lunchtime and arriving in Dublin after


midnight)

Washington to Dublin 7hrs

01:00 PM 01:00 PM Depart Washington , Arrive 1am Saturday morning (Irl - 5hrs}

Saturday, March 18

Keep free all day

01:00 AM 01:00 AM Arrive Dublin

Sunday, March 19

Keep free all day

National Football League Fixture : Fermanagh v Dublin

Monday, March 20

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Keep free all day

02:45 PM 02:45 PM Phonecall (outgoing) to Austrian Chancellor.

03:00 PM 03:00 PM Meet Noel Beecher Venue : St Lukes

Tuesday, March 21

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

12:30 PM 12:30 PM Meeting with Deputy Ned O'Keeffe and Deputation from Mallow re
Sugar Factory Venue: Room 308

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:45 PM 03:45 PM Dail Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders' Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting

Wednesday, March 22

09:00 AM 10:30 AM Dail Preparation

10:30 AM 1 0 : 5 1 A M Leaders'Questions

10:51 AM 11:36 AM Question Time

11:36 AM 11:36 AM Order of Business


1 2: 15 PM 12:15 PM Photograph with 30 mature students from UCC during their visit to
the Dfiil
Venue: Outside Member's Restaurant, Leinster House (time approx
- after OoB)

01:00 PM 01:30 PM Meeting with Raymond McCord and small delegation [officials to
attend also! Venue : Meeting Room

02:00 PM 03:30 PM Cabinet Committee on European Affairs (pre European Council


briefing session) Venue: Sycamore Room

,04:00 PM 04:00 PM Meeting with Gabriel Byrne [Gerry Howlin to attend also]
Venue: Taoiseach's Office

04:45 PM 04:45 PM Phone call with Bank of Ireland CEO, Brian Goggin

05:00 PM 05:00 PM Meeting with Tracy Piggott [Gerry Hickey available to attend also]
Venue: Taoiseach's Office

Thursday, March 23
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02:00 PM 02:00 PM Depart Dublin Airport

04:30 PM 04:30 PM Arrive Brussels Airport (local time)

Friday, March 24

European Council Venue : Brussels (to conclude by 12.30pm)

Saturday, March 25

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National Football League Fixture : Dublin v Mayo (7.45pm in
Parnetl Park)

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01:00 PM 01:00 PM Depart Brussels

01:30 PM 01:30 PM Arrive Dublin Airport

Sunday, March 26

Monday, March 27

04:00 PM 04:30 PM
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Meeting with David Byrne and one other [Gerry Howlin to attend
also] Venue : St Lukes

Tuesday, March 28

09:00 AM 09:00 AM Meeting with Flanna FSil Ministers


Venue: Sycamore Boom

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with the T^naiste


Venue: Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:45 PM 03:45 PM Dail Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders'Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting

08:05 PM 08:35 PM Drop in to major incident exercise Venue: Dublin Airport

Wednesday, March 29

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09:00 AM 10:30 AM DSil Preparation

10:30 AM 10:51 AM Leaders' Questions

1 0 : 5 1 A M 11:36 AM Question Time

11:36 AM 11:36 AM Order Of Business (preceded by Expressions of Sympathy on the


passing of former TD Ruairi Brugha}

12:15 PM 01:15 PM D3II Statements on the Brussels European Council (time approx -
after OoB)

01:15 PM 01:45 PM Launch Census 2006


Venue: Italian Room (preceded by photo in Courtyard)

01:50 PM 02:00 PM Photocall in advance of IMI Conference Venue: Meeting Room

04:00 PM 04:45 PM
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Meeting with Donegal Fianna FSil TDs (Ministers Coughlan &
Gallagher, Deputies Keaveney & McDaid) Venue : Meeting Room

05:00 PM 06:00 PM Cabinet Committee on Health Venue : Sycamore Room

06:30 PM 07:00 PM Launch National Foundation for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE)


Strategic Plan
Venue: IBEC Baggot St.

07:20 PM 07:35 PM Open Art Exhibition entitled "Time & Place" (short function}
Venue: The Law Library

07:40 PM 10:00 PM Attend Dinner at the Law Society (a number of Ministers and AG
to attend)
Venue: Blackhall Place

Thursday, March 30

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01:30 PM 01:30 PM Photo with Mr. Tom O'Neill from Parsons Brinckerhoff
Venue: Meeting Room

01:45 PM 02:30 PM Meeting with Alliance Party delegation [Minister for Foreign Affairs
to attend also] Venue : Taoiseach's Office

02:45 PM 03:45 PM Meeting with SDLP delegation [Minister for Foreign Affairs to
attend also] Venue : Taoiseach's Office

04:00 PM 05:00 PM Meeting with Sinn F6in delegation [Minister for Foreign Affairs to
attend also] Venue : Taoiseach's Office

08:00 PM 10:00 PM Drop in to "How to be a Thousandaire" Quiz Night for St.


Columba's School
Venue: Regency Hotel (at some stage)

Friday, March 31

11:00 AM 11:30 AM
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Officially open HSBC Holdings Ltd. new premises
Venue: Sandyford, Dublin 18

11:40 AM 1 2:10 PM Officially open P.C. Peripherals facility


Venue: Sandyford, Dublin 18

12:45 PM 01:40 PM Guest of Honour at the Federation of International Banks in Ireland


Annual Lunch
Venue: The Banking Hall, The Westin Hotel

02:00 PM 02:30 PM Appointment Ceremony for High Court Judge Venue : Aras an
Uachtaran

02:30 PM 03:30 PM Briefing with the President


Venue: Aras an Uachtarain

03:50 PM 04:30 PM Present Public Service Excellence Awards Venue: Dublin Castle

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Saturday, April 1

05:20 PM 05:20 PM Attend the Quarter Final of the Heineken Cup between Munster
and Perpignan (Kick off 5.30pm)
Venue: Lansdowne Road

08:00 PM 10:00 PM Attend GAA President's Awards Dinner [Dress : Blacktie] Venue
Croke Park

Sunday, April 2

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Monday, April 3

12:45 PM 01:15 PM Drop into St. Agatha's Hall Fundraising Lunch


Venue: Clontarf Castle

01:30 PM 02:00 PM Launch The Larkin Centre Community Education Programme


Venue: Ballybough, Dublin 3

02:20 PM 02:50 PM Open new GLEN Offices & Launch their Programme of Work
Venue: Fumbally Court, Fumbally Lane, Dublin 8

07;00 PM 07:00 PM Attend Dublin Central Golf Classic


Venue: Malahide Golf Links (keep rest of evening free)

Tuesday, April 4

09:00 AM 09:00 AM Meeting with the TSnaiste


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Venue: Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

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02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:45 PM 03:45 PM D3II Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders'Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting

07:00 PM 07:15 PM Senator Paschal Mooney Venue : Taosieach's Office

Wednesday, April 5

09:00 AM 10:30 AM 0<5il Preparation

10:30 AM 10:51 AM Leaders' Questions

1 0 : 5 1 A M 11:36 AM Question Time

11:36 AM 11:36 AM Order of Business

01:00 PM 01:00 PM Interview for Documentary about the late Garda Jerry McCabe
Venue: Meeting Room

01:30 PM 01:30 PM Photocall with College Prefects from Largy College, Monaghan
Venue: Ceremonial Stairs

02:00 PM 03:30 PM Cabinet Committee on Social inclusion Venue : Sycamore Room

03:30 PM 03:30 PM Minister O'Cuiv re Fianna F^il matter Venue : Taoiseach's Office

04:30 PM 05:00 PM View a range 1916 artefacts which are to be sold on 12 April
Venue : James Adam and Sons, St Stephen's Green

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06:00 PM 06:45 PM Meeting with deputation from Border, Midland & Western Regional
Assembly
Venue: Sycamore Room

07:00 PM 07:30 PM Launch the Law Reform Commission's Report on eConveyancing


Venue: Italian Room, Government Buildings

Thursday, April 6

10:10 AM 10:10 AM Depart Dublin Airport (VIP not Ceromial) by helicopter


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10:55 AM 10:55 AM Arrive Armagh by helicopter

11:00 AM 12:15 PM Bilateral Meeting and Press Conference with Prime Minister Blair
Venue : Navan Centre, Armagh

12:30 PM 12:55 PM Joint Meeting with Prime Minister Blair and Church Leaders Venue
: Armagh City Hotel

1 2:55 PM 01:15 PM Joint Meeting with Prime Minister Blair and Business Delegation
Venue: Armagh City Hotel

02:00 PM 02:15 PM Meeting with Industrial Task Force Venue : Armagh City Hotel

02:20 PM 02:50 PM Meeting with CEOs of North/South Bodies and NSMC staff Venue
Armagh City Hotel

03:00 PM 04:15 PM Address the Cormac McAnallen Leadership Lecture and Launch
Campa Chormaic website
Venue: Saint Catherine's College, Armagh

04:20 PM 04:20 PM Depart Armagh by helicopter

05:05 PM 05:05 PM Arrive Dublin Airport by helicopter

07:00 PM 07:00 PM National Executive Venue : Leinster House

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Friday, April 7

For information - RPA Open Day on Metro North Plans Venue :


Ftnglas Civic Offices, Mellowes Road, Finglas (11am to 8pm)

08:00 AM 08:00 AM Depart Dublin Airport (VIP not Ceromial) by helicopter

08:30 AM 08:30 AM Arrive Druids Glen

08:40 AM 08:55 AM Informal meeting with Mr Paul Walsh, CEO, Diageo Worldwide
[Dermot McCarthy to attend alsoJVenue : Druids Glen

09:00 AM 09:50 AM Address the IM1 Conference


Venue: Druids Glen, Wicklow

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Depart Druids Glen

10:30 AM 10:30 AM Arrive Dublin Airport

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Interview with Gerry Barry, RTE Venue : St. Lukes

01:40 PM 01:40 PM Meeting Venue : St Lukes (ref. Sandra)

Saturday, April 8

03:00 PM 03:00 PM FOR INFORMATION: Scouts Treasure Hunt


Venue: St. Joseph's Grace Park Road

Sunday, April 9

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For information - National Football League Fixture : Kerry v Dublin

10:00 AM 10:00 AM
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Interview with Adam Boulton, Sky News (live a few minutes after
10) Venue: Beresford

11:45 AM 12:45 PM Address at 1916 Exhibition Venue : National Museum of Ireland,


Collins Barracks

Monday, April 10

09:00 AM 01:00 PM HOLD Venue : St Lukes (ref Sandra)

02:00 PM 02:30 PM
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Launch the Irish League of Credit Unions Annual Report
Venue: St. Raphael's Garda Credit Union, Naas Road

Tuesday, April 11
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08:00 PM 09:00 PM Meath East Rally Venue : Europa Hotel, Drogheda

Wednesday, April 12

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Venue: Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government meeting

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01:30 PM 01:50 PM Courtesy Call from the President of Croatia Venue: Meeting Room

02:00 PM 03:30 PM Cabinet Committee on Housing, Infrastructure and PPPs Venue :


Sycamore Room

03:45 PM 03:45 PM Photocall to launch 1916 Commemorative Stamp (followed by


photocall for RE-ACT project) Venue: Italian Room

04:00 PM 05:00 PM Cabinet Committee on Science and Technology Venue : Sycamore


Room

05:00 PM 06:30 PM Series of media interviews (6) re Easter Sunday events Venue
Meeting Room and Dining Room

07:00 PM 07:45 PM Attend Links Golfing Society Charity Reception


Venue: Dublin Castle

Thursday, April 13

Holy Thursday

Friday, April 14

Good Friday

Saturday, April 15

Sunday. April 16

Easter Sunday

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10:15 AM 11:40 AM Wreath Laying Ceremony Venue : Kilmainham Jail

11:49 AM 01:15 PM Reviewing of 1916 Commemoration Parade Venue : Reviewing


Stand, O'Connell St

01:30 PM 01:30 PM Drop in to After Parade Reception Venue :Gresham Hotel (for half
an hour approx)

07:20 PM 09:00 PM Attend State Reception Venue : Dublin Castle

Monday. April 17

Bank Holiday

12:45 PM 12:45 PM Attend races & present the winner of the Irish Grand National with
the Powers Trophy
Venue: Fairyhouse Racecourse

Tuesday, April 18

Wednesday, April 19

Thursday, April 20

Friday, April 21

Saturday, April 22

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10:00 AM 05:00 PM Drop in to a meeting of newly appointed Fianna F6W Constituency
Organisers
Venue: Buswells Hotel (Georgian Suite) (at some stage)

Sunday, April 23

12:00 PM 12:00 PM
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Ftanna Fail 1916 Commemoration Venue: Arbour Hill

02:40 PM 02:40 PM Attend Heineken Cup Semi Final - Leinster V Munster [Kick off
3.00pm] [President arriving at 2.45] Venue: Lansdowne Road

Monday, April 24

02:15 PM 03:00 PM
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Official opening of Deputy Michael Mulcahy's new Constituency
Office
Venue: The Liberties

03:30 PM 04:00 PM Launch new Graduate Diploma in Education


Venue: DCU

Tuesday, April 25

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02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:45 PM 03:45 PM Dail Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders' Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

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05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting

Wednesday, April 26

09:00 AM 10:30 AM DAW Preparation

10:30 AM 10:51 AM Leaders' Questions

10:51 AM 11:36 AM Question Time

11:36 AM 11:36 AM Order of Business

01:30 PM 01:30 PM Pre-record 5 minute piece on Active Citizenship for Prime Time
Venue: Meeting Room

02:30 PM 02:50 PM Courtesy Call by the Duke of Edinburgh Venue : Taoiseach's Office

03:15 PM 03:15 PM Minister of State Pat The Cope Gallagher Venue : Taoiseach's
Office

03:45 PM 04:15 PM Briefing with 3 officials (incl Dermot McCarthy) on Select


Committe meeting Venue : Taoiseach's Office

04:30 PM 06:00 PM Meeting with Select Committee on Finance and the Public Service
on the Department Vote Venue : Room 4, Leinster House

06:30 PM 07:30 PM Meeting with Gerry Hickey and others Venue : Meeting Room

08:00 PM 08:30 PM Present Sigerson Cup medals to DCU Football Team


Venue: Croke Park

Thursday, April 27

09:00 AM 09:30 AM Address the Institution of Engineers of Ireland Annual Conference


Venue: The Burlington Hotel

12:30 PM 01:45 PM Guest Speaker at the Drogheda Chamber of Commerce Lunch


Venue: Boyne Valley Hotel, Drogheda

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Depart Dublin Airport (j

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03:00 PM 03:00 PM Arrive Shannon Airport

03:15 PM 03:15 PM SlnSad Behan

03:20 PM 04:00 PM Address Limerick Chamber of Commerce


Venue: Radisson Hotel

04:15 PM 04:45 PM Meeting with Munster / Ireland Players and Launch of Ticketing
Scheme Venue: Thomond Park

05:30 PM 06:15 PM Officially open West Limerick 102FM Venue : Newcastle West

07:00 PM 07:45 PM Participate in launch of Castletroy Park Hotel Aqua & Fitness Club
Venue: Limerick

08:00 PM 08:00 PM Depart Shannon Airport by Government Jet

08:35 PM 08:35 PM Arrive Dublin Airport (and transfer by car to Kells}

09:00 PM 09:00 PM Present prizes to the winners of the Fianna Fail Golf Classic
Venue: Headford Golf Club, Keifs, Co. Meath

Friday, April 28

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Depart Dublin Airport (VIP Suite} by Government Jet

03:00 PM 03:00 PM Arrive Eglington Airport, Derry and transfer by car to Inishowen

03:30 PM 04:00 PM Visit Scoil losagain


Venue: Buncrana
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04:30 PM 05:00 PM Official opening of Carndonagh Inner Relief Road

05:20 PM 05:40 PM Official Opening of Moville GAA Pitch

05:45 PM 05:45 PM Photocall at Moville School (New)

06:00 PM 06:00 PM Meeting re Cancer Services in Donegal Venue : Carlton Redcastle


Hotel

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06:30 PM 06:30 PM Brief tour of Carlton Redcastle Hotel

06:45 PM 06:45 PM Meeting with Fianna Fail Organisation


Venue: Carlton Redcastle Hotel

07:00 PM 07:30 PM Media Opportunity

08:30 PM 10:00 PM Guest of Honour at the North & South Inishowen Comhairle
Ceantair Fundraising Dinner
Venue: Inishowen, Co. Donegal

10:00 PM 10:00 PM Depart Inishowen for Eglinton Airport, Derry by car (change cars at
Border)

10:30 PM 10:30 PM Depart Egltngton Airport, Derry by Government Jet

11:00 PM 11:00 PM Arrive Dublin Airport (VIP Suite)

Saturday, April 29

Sunday, April 30

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Monday, May 1

Bank Holiday

02:00 PM 02:20 PM Unveil sculptural piece commemorating the Day of Welcomes on 1


May, 2004 (no speech)
Venue: Farmleigh

Tuesday, May 2

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with the TSnaiste


Venue: Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government meeting

01:45 PM 01:45 PM Photocall to launch Happy Heart Weekend


Venue: Front Courtyard

02:00 PM 03:30 PM Cabinet Committee on Health Venue : Sycamore Room

03:45 PM 03:45 PM Photocall with Senator Maurice Hayes - Presentation of Report on


the National Forum on Europe

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04:30 PM 04:30 PM
Venue : Front Steps

Meeting with Mr. John Joe Higgins, Chairman, Comhairle DSN


Cheantar, Galway West
Venue: Taoiseach's Office

05:30 PM 05:30 PM Record message (on autocue) for Irish Cancer Society
Venue: Meeting Room

06:00 PM 06:30 PM Meeting with Mary Doyle and Angela Kerins


Venue: Taoiseach's Office

Wednesday, May 3

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09:50 AM 11:45 AM Attend 1916 Commemoration Ceremony
Venue: Arbour Hill

02:15 PM 02:15 PM Photograph to mark 'Ddil Europe Day' (10 May) Venue : The Plinth,
Leinster House

02:20 PM 02:20 PM Photograph with French Delegation (ref Ned O'Keeffe)


Venue; The Plinth, Leinster House

02:30 PM 03:45 PM DSil Preparation

03:45 PM 04:05 PM Leaders' Questions

04:06 PM 04:51PM Question Time

04:51 PM 04:51 PM Order of Business

05:30 PM 06:30 PM Cabinet Sub-Group on Road Safety Venue : Sycamore Room

Thursday, May 4

Friday, May 5

01:00 PM 01:15 PM Photocall with Messines Schools Link Project (no speech) Venue:
Mont Clare Hotel

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08:00 PM 09:30 PM Attend Playing for Life Charity Fundralsing Dinner [Dress : Blacktle]
Venue : Jury's Hotel, Ballsbridge

Saturday, May 6

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Attend All Ireland League Semi-Final Clontarf V Cork Con (kick off
3.00pm)
Venue: Clontarf Rugby Club

07:30 PM 08:00 PM Open Ross Art Exhibition


Venue: Rosmini School, Grace Park Road

Sunday, May 7

Monday, May 8

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Greet a group from EFTA in Brussels


Venue: St. Lukes

02:30 PM 03:00 PM Meeting with Lord Peter Levene, Chairman of Lloyd's of London
[official to attend also]
Venue: St. Lukes

03:40 PM 04:20 PM Briefing with the President Venue: Aras an UachtarSin

04:30 PM 05:00 PM Appointment of Brian McGovern to the High Court Venue: Aras an
Uachtar^in

05:30 PM 06:00 PM Deliver an address to mark Europe Day Venue : City Hall

Tuesday, May 9

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

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12:30 PM 12:30 PM Final Meeting of Inter Departmental Group on Donegal Venue :
Sycamore Room (Taoiseach to drop In)

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:25 PM 03:25 PM Photo with Conor Lenihan & Mick Clayton, Chairman, PJ Rutledge
Cumann and group
Venue; Meeting Room [on way back from D£il)

03:45 PM 03:45 PM D£il Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders' Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting

06:45 PM 06:45 PM Brief meeting with Owen Keane Venue : Taoiseach's Office

Wednesday, May 10
NOTE : EU Day in the Ddil

09:00 AM 10:30 AM Dail Preparation

10:30 AM 10:51 AM Leaders' Questions

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12:00 PM 12:00 PM Photograph with Commissioner Fisher Boel and Minister Coughlan
Venue: Room 2, Leinster House

12:10 PM 12:40 PM Attend D£il Statements on Agriculture Policy by Commissioner


Fisher Boel and Minister Coughlan (15 mlns each)

01:00 PM 01:00 PM Photograph receiving a copy of 'Day in the Life of the Taoiseach'
by John Gallagher, MD, Photologic Venue: Taoiseach's Office

02:00 PM 03:30 PM Cabinet Committee on Social Inclusion Venue: Sycamore Room

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04:00 PM 04:15 PM Meeting with Joe Lacumbre
Venue: Taoiseach's Office

04:40 PM 04:40 PM Pre-record interview with Tommy Gorman for RTE's Primetime
Venue : Meeting Room

05:00 PM 05:15 PM Interview for 'Ireland Profile' in Time Magazine Venue: Taoiseach's
Office

05:30 PM 06:00 PM Employee Recognition Awards Ceremony


Venue: Italian Room

06:30 PM 06:30 PM Meeting with Redmond O'Donoghue re Waterford IT {official


available if required) Venue : Taoiseach's office

07:30 PM 07:45 PM Drop in to reception to mark the retirement of Pat Magner (ref
Gerry Hickey)
Venue: Private Dining Room, Leinster House

Thursday, May 11

EU Latin America Caribbean Summit Venue : Vienna, Austria.


(Flight 2hrs 30mins)

1 2:00 PM 1 2:00 PM
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Photocall with Dublin South East Fianna F£ii Candidates Venue : St
Lukes

12:30 PM 01:00 PM Interview (25 mins approx) with Sam Smyth, Irish Independent re
80th Anniversary of Fianna Fail Venue : St Lukes

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Depart Dublin Airport (VIP suite) by Government Jet for Vienna

07:45 PM 07:45 PM Arrive Vienna (local time) (Irl + 1 hr)

Friday, May 12

EU Latin America Caribbean Summit Venue : Vienna, Austria

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07:00 PM 07:00 PM Depart Vienna (local time) (Irl + 1 hr) by Government Jet for
Dublin

08:30 PM 08:30 PM Arrive Dublin Airport

Saturday, May 13

For information : FA Cup Final (3.00pm)

09:15 AM 09:45 AM Informal drop in for Breakfast with Glasgow Celtic Players Venue:
Portmamock Hotel and Country Club

09:00 PM 10:00 PM
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Appearance on Ryan Tubridy Show Venue: RTE (interview from
9.35pm to 9.55pm but to arrive at 9.00pm)

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Sunday, May 14

03:45 PM 04:30 PM Media interviews re 80th Anniversary of Fianna F4il and viewing of
Archival Exhibition Venue : Mansion House

06:55 PM 08:30 PM Event to mark the 80th Anniversary of the Founding of Fianna FSil
Venue : Mansion House

Monday, May 15

12:30 PM 12:50 PM
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Photograph to mark the expansion of the Aer Arann fleet Venue
Croke Park

01:15 PM 01:45 PM Open the Dublin Docklands new offices Venue: Custom House
Quay

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02:10 PM 02:40 PM Officially open the Health Promotion & Health Assessment Clinic
Venue: St. Mary's Hospital, The Phoenix Park

03:00 PM 03:30 PM Launch Public Service Friendly Society Annual Report


Venue: Buswells

03:50 PM 04:20 PM Officially open the Turnkey Affordable Housing Development


Venue: Great Charles Street, Dublin 1

08:00 PM 08:20 PM Present Sports Awards


Venue: St. Dominies School, Cabra

Tuesday, May 16

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with the TSnaiste


Venue: Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

01;00 PM 01:00 PM Photocall with Minister McDowell and Kathleen O'Toole (Garda
Inspectorate) Venue : Front Steps

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:45 PM 03:45 PM DSil Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders' Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

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05:20 PM 05:20 PM Photograph with Fianna FSII Parliamentary Party to mark 80th
Anniversary Venue: The Plinth, Leinster House (time approx - after
OoB)

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting

Wednesday, May 17

09:00 AM 10:30 AM Dail Preparation

10:30 A M 10:51 AM Leaders' Questions

1 0 : 5 1 A M 11:36AM Question Time

11:36 A M 11:36 AM Order of Business

01:00 PM 01:00 PM Meeting with George O'Grady, Exec. Director, PGA European Tour
and group (Min O'Donoghue and others to attend) Venue:
Sycamore Room

02:00 PM 02:40 PM Attend part of first meeting of Task Force on Active Citizenship
Venue : Italian Room

02:45 PM 02:45 PM Mary Doyle Venue : Taoiseach's Office

03:00 PM 04:30 PM Cabinet Committee on Housing, Infrastructure and PPPs Venue :


Sycamore Room

04:30 PM 05:00 PM Meeting with the Tanaiste and Minister Cowen Venue: Taoiseach's
Office

05:15 PM 05:45 PM Courtesy Call from the Governor of Banda Aceh, Indonesia Venue
Taoiseach's Office

06:00 PM 06:00 PM Four Photographs: (i) one Employee Recognition Award; (ii) Staff
Band Charity CD; (iit) Cllr Sean Connick; and (iv) Anne Marie
Venue : Corridor

06:10 PM 06:10 PM Seflatof-euinillui, Glynn Vmiuc ; Taoiaoach'o Office,

06:20 PM 06:20 PM Senator Brendan Konnoally Vrnur • Tnoi&eeehV-effiee ^ ^

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Venue: St. Stephen's Green

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Thursday, May 18

05:30 PM 06:00 PM Open Irish Taxation Institute's new headquarters


Venue: Grand Canal Harbour

Friday, May 19

08:00 AM 01:00 PM FOR INFORMATION ONLY: FF Enterprise, Trade & Employment


Conference
Venue: Cork [Minister MicheSI Martin attending]

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12:00 PM 12:30 PM
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Officially open the new Breast Care facility
Venue: St. James's Hospital

12:50 PM 02:00 PM Attend Chris Andrews fundraising lunch


Venue: The Four Seasons Hotel Ballsbridge

08:15 PM 08:45 PM
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Drop in to Giasnevin FC 125th Anniversary Dinner
Venue: The Gresham Hotel

Saturday, May 20

12:45 PM 01:15 PM Guest Speaker at the Irish Countrywoman's Association AGM


Venue: Moran's Red Cow Hotel

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07:30 PM 07:40 PM Drop in to Retirement Party for Carmel Kavanagh, Principal, Scoi!
Chaitrlona Venue : Scoil Chaitrfona

08:00 PM 09:30 PM Guest of Honour at Fianna Fail Race Night


Venue: Shelbourne Park

Sunday, May 21

12:30 PM 01:30 PM Attend mass followed by blessing of new Order of Malta


Ambulance Corps new ambulance Venue: St. Vincent de Paul
Church, Griffth Ave

02:00 PM 03:00 PM Present the Winners Trophy at All Ireland Polo Club's President's
Day
Venue: Phoenix Park

Monday, May 22

01:15 PM 01:45 PM Tour of new (unopened) facility of Charter Medical Diagnostic


Imaging Ltd Venue : Smithfield

02:15 PM 02:35 PM Drop in to meeting between Mitchell Reiss and Michael Collins
Venue: Meeting Room

03:00 PM 04:15 PM Tete-a-tete, meeting and press conference with the Prime Minister
of Australia Venue : Government Buildings

05:30 PM 05:30 PM For information only : Reception for a Conference of British and
Irish Ombudsman's Association hosted by Minister Kitt Venue :
Italian Room

07:30 PM 09:30 PM Dinner for the Prime Minister of Australia Venue : Farmleigh

Tuesday, May 23

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09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with the Tfinaiste
Venue: Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:15 PM 03:15 PM Photo with Galway group (Minister Fahy) Venue : Ceremomial
Landing, Govt Buildings (on way back from DSil)

03:45 PM 03:45 PM DSil Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders'Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

04:55 PM 05:55 PM Address by the Australian Prime Minister to the D&W

06:15 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting (late start due to Australian PM's
Address}

Wednesday, May 24

09:00 AM 10:30 AM D&il Preparation

10:30 AM 10:51 AM Leaders' Questions

10:51 AM 11:36 AM Question Time

11:36 AM 11:36 AM Order of Business

01:00 PM 01:30 PM Courtesy Call from Professor Kader Asmal Venue : Taoiseach's
Office

02:00 PM 03:30 PM Cabinet Committee on European Affairs Venue : Sycamore Room

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03:45 PM 03:45 PM Deputy John Ellis Venue : Taoiseach's Office

04:00 PM 05:00 PM Keep free : paperwork

05:00 PM 05:00 PM Interview (10-15 mins) with Ryder Cup TV Venue: Meeting Room

05:30 PM 05:30 PM Interview (30 mins) with Martin Fitzpatrick, Business


Correspondent, Sunday Independent Venue: Taoiseach's Office

06:00 PM 07:00 PM Meeting with Gerry Hickey and others Venue : Meeting Room

07:25 PM 07:25 PM Attend Republic of Ireland V Republic of Chile friendly match


(Kick-Off 7.30 p.m.)
Venue: Lansdowne Road

Thursday, May 25

09:10 AM 09:10 AM Maura McGann Venue : St Lukes

10:00 AM 10:30 AM Address at the Public Affairs Ireland Conference "Change and
challenge in the public sector' Venue: Alexander Hotel, Dublin 2

11:10 AM 11:40 AM Officially Open Musgrave Super Valu-Centra distribution facility


Venue : Kilcock, Co Kildare

12:1 5 PM 1 2:45 PM Open the new extension to Clane GAA Club Venue : Clane, Co
Kildare

01:00 PM 01:45 PM Visit St Wolstan's Community School Venue : Celbridge, Co


Kildare

02:00 PM 02:20 PM Visit Day Care Centre (no speech) Venue : Maynooth, Co Kildare

03:00 PM 03:30 PM Officially open the new Finglas - Ashbourne Dual Carriageway
Venue : Cherryhound Interchange on N2, Near Ashbourne

04:00 PM 04:30 PM Launch of re-branding of the Veolia companies in Ireland


Venue: Croke Park

Friday, May 26

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09:25 AM 09:25 AM Depart Dublin Airport (VIP Suite) by Government Jet

09:55 AM 09:55 AM Arrive Farranfore

10:15 AM 11:00 AM Address IMPACT Biennial Conference Venue: Great Southern


Hotel, Killarney

11:30 AM 11:30 AM Depart Farranfore by Government Jet

12:00 PM 12:00 PM Arrive Dublin Airport (VIP Suite)

03:00 PM 07:00 PM Keep free : Fianna Fail meeting Venue : Grand Hotel, Malahide

Saturday, May 27

Sunday, May 28

12:30 PM 12:50 PM Photocall at unveiling of restored statue and fountain


commemorating Thomas Davis Venue: College Green

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Monday, May 29

12:30 PM 12:50 PM Visit the School of the Sacred Heart for raising of Green Flag
Venue: Ballygall, Dublin 11

01:10 PM 01:40 PM Launch Fingal County Council Economic Strategy Venue: Fingal
County Council Office, Grove Road, Blanchardstown

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02:05 PM 02:35 PM Attend the Baltark Presentation of Certificates and Celebration of
21 Years
Venue: The Greenfield Park Residents Club, Shanliss Ave, Santry

03:00 PM 03:30 PM Launch the Young People at Risk Strategic Plan


Venue: Ozanam House, Mountjoy Square

06:30 PM 07:00 PM Meeting with Chairman & CEO of State Street Corporation, Ron
Logue and State Street Ireland MD, William Slattery Venue:
Taoiseach's Office

07:30 PM 08:00 PM Officially open the renovated premises of Dobbins Restaurant


Venue: Off Mount St, Dublin 2

Tuesday, May 30

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09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with the TSnarste
Venue: Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:20 PM 03:20 PM Record piece (by phone! with INN re UN Aids Summit Venue:
Taoiseach's Office

03:45 PM 03:45 PM DSil Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders' Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting

Wednesday, May 31
Visit to New York

10:30 AM 10:51 AM Leaders'Questions (Minister Cowen deputising)

10:51 A M 11:36 AM Question Time (postponed)

11:36 AM 11:36 AM Order of Business (Minister Cowen deputising)

11:45 AM 11:45 AM Depart Dublin Airport (VIP Suite)

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Arrive New York (local time) Irl -5hrs

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Thursday, June 1

Visit to New York

For information only : National Executive chaired by Minister


Cowen

Friday, June 2

Visit to New York (arriving back in Dublin around midnight)

12:30 PM 12:30 PM Depart New York (local time)

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Saturday, June 3

12:15 AM 12:15 AM Arrive Dublin

Sunday, June 4

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01:30 PM 02:00 PM Brief visit to Deputy Peter Kelly's home Venue: Battery Road,
Longford (Close to Garda Barracks - 10 mins walk from Pearse
Park)

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Attend Leinster Football Championship Quarter Final : Longford v


Dublin Venue: Pearse Park, Longford

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Monday, June 5

Bank Holiday

Tuesday, June 6

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09:00 AM 01:00 PM

01:00 PM 01:00 PM
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Attorney General Venue : Taoiseach's Office

01:30 PM 01:30 PM Phone call (incoming) with Austrian Chancellor Schussel Venue
Taoiseach's Office

02:00 PM 03:45 PM DSil Preparation

03:45 PM 03:45 PM Leaders Questions

04:06 PM 04:06 PM Question Time

04:51 PM 04:51 PM Order of Business

Thursday, June 8

09:00 AM 09:30 AM Open the Annual IPA Public Administration Conference


Venue: The Grand Hotel, Malahide

10:00 AM 10:30 AM Officially open Crosscare Open Day


Venue: All Hallows

12:45 PM 01:00 PM Meeting with the Tanaiste Venue: Taoiseach's Office


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01:00 PM 06:00 PM Government meeting Venue: Cabinet Room (buffet lunch available
in Ante Room at commencement)

Friday, June 9

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11:00 AM 11 :G0 AM Phone call (incoming) with Commission President Barroso Venue :
Beresford

11:30 AM 11:30 AM Interview by phone with Galway Bay FM (ref Jerry O'Connor)
Venue : St Lukes

01:15 PM 01:15 PM Depart Dublin Airport (VIP Suite) by Beechcraft

02:00 PM 02:00 PM Arrive Galway Airport

02:15 PM 02:45 PM Visit open day by residents in Ballinfoile Area Gafway City re
RAPID Regeneration Project Venue: Ballinfoile Church, Galway City

03:00 PM 03:55 PM Officially open new €50m Marine Institute Headquarters &
Laboratory Complex
Venue: Oranmore, Co. Galway

04:00 PM 04:25 PM Open new Castle Court Business Complex and photo at Ormond
Interiour Design Venue: Oranmore, Co. Galway

04:30 PM 04:55 PM Meeting with Galway Chamber


Venue: Oranmore Lodge Hotel, Oranmore, Co. Galway

04:55 PM 05:05 PM Photocall to promote Ireland West Tourism Venue: Oranmore


Lodge Hotel, Oranmore, Co. Galway

05:20 PM 05:45 PM Meeting with Gort Regional Alliance for Community & Environment
(G.R.A.C.E.) Venue : Gort, Co Galway

05:45 PM 06:10 PM Meeting with South Galway Organisation Venue : Sullivan Hotel,
Gort, Co Galway

06:30 PM 06:30 PM Photocall at Saddlers New Hotel Development Venue: Saddlers


Bar, Loughrea, Co Galway

06:40 PM 07:00 PM Officially open playground at Garybreeda


Venue: Loughrea, Co Galway

07:15 PM 07:30 PM Visit Turoe Heritage Park Venue : Bullaun, Loughrea, Go Galway.

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08:00 PM 08:00 PM Attend the Presentation of prizes at the National Fianna Fail Golf
Classic
Venue: Athenry Golf Club, Co Galway

09:00 PM 09:00 PM Fianna Fail 80th Anniversary Dinner


Venue: Athenry, Co Galway

10:30 PM 10:30 PM Depart Galway Airport for Dublin by Beechcraft

11:15PM 11:15PM Arrive Dublin Airport (VIP Suite)

Saturday, June 10

03:00 PM 03:00 PM Present the Jimmy Quinn Pitch and Putt Cup Venue: McGrath's
Pub, Cabra

03:30 PM 03:30 PM Photograph with Cyclists raising money for Irish Autism Action
Venue : St Lukes (green area across road)

08:15 PM 09:00 PM Attend part of a dinner to launch Phoenix Football Club Navan
Road
Venue: Westmanstown Sports & Conference Centre

Sunday,June 11

Monday, June 12

02:00 PM 02:30 PM Launch the 100 Flowers Project


Venue: Dublin Port

03:1 5 PM 04:1 5 PM Launch HP Halo Technology Studio (incl video conference call with
Mark Hurd, CEO) Venue : Hewlett Packard, Leixllp

07:00 PM 07:25 PM Launch the Centre for the Study of Children's Literature & Culture
Venue: St. Patrick's College, Drumcondra

07:45 PM 08:45 PM Drop in to Dinner hosted by Minister John 0'Donoghue for Horse
Racing Ireland
Venue: Farmleigh (The Ballroom)

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09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with the TSnaiste
Venue: Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

12:45 PM 12:45 PM interview with RTE re Charles Haughey Venue : Taoiseach's office

02:00 PM 02:00 PM Interview with broadcast media re Charles Haughey Venue : Front
Hall, Government Buildings

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:45 PM 03:45 PM D&il Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders'Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business (preceded by statements on the death of Charles


Haughey)

05:30 PM 05:30 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting

06:00 PM 07:00 PM Series of Media Interviews re Charles Haughey Venue: Government


Buildings

Wednesday, June 14

09:00 AM 10:30 AM D£il Preparation

10:30 AM 10:51 AM Leaders' Questions

1 0 : 5 1 A M 11:36 AM Question Time

11:36 AM 11:36 AM Order of Business

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12:45 PM 12:45 PM Photo with group of schoolchildren from Galway (ref Margaret
Cox)
Venue: Front Steps

01:00 PM 01:30 PM Interview (and photo) for Manchester United 'Opus' Venue :
Taoiseach's Office

01:30 PM 01:30 PM Photocalls : (if Atlantic Way Project and (ii) Colonel Eileen Collins,
NASA Venue : Taoiseach's Office

02:00 PM 02:20 PM Cabinet Committee on European Affairs Venue : Sycamore Room

04:00 PM 05:30 PM
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Cabinet Committee on Health Venue : Sycamore Room

05:30 PM 05:30 PM Drop in to Social Partner Plenary meeting Venue : Room 308

06:00 PM 06:30 PM Meeting with the Dublin Cemeteries Committee


Venue: Sycamore Room

06:30 PM 06:30 PM Ooputy John Ellis Venuo : Tauiseach's Office-

07:40 PM 08:1 5 PM Guest of Honour at the Public Relations Consultants Association


Gala Dinner
Venue: The Mansion House [Dress: Blacktie}

Thursday, June 15

European Council Venue : Brussels (Minister Dermot Ahern to


deputise)

04:40 PM 04:40 PM
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Attend removal of former Taoiseach, Charles Haughey Venue
Church of Our Lady of Consolation, Donnycarney

Friday, June 16

European Council Venue : Brussels (Minister Dermot Ahern to


deputise)

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11:45 AM 11:45 AM Attend funeral mass and buria! of former Taoiseach, Charles
Haughey Venue : Church of Our Lady of Consolation, Donnycarney
and Sutton Cemetry

05:55 PM 06:55 PM Attend Mass for the 75th Anniversary of Corpus Christ! Girls
National School Venue: Corpus Christi Church, Drumcondra

Saturday, June 17

Sunday, June 18

FOR INFORMATION: FF Economy Conference


Venue: Cork - Minister Brian Cowen attending

11:30 AM 12:15 PM
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Launch of Science and Technology Strategy Venue : Press Centre,
Government Buildings

01:00 PM 01:30 PM Open the newly refurbished Baldoyle I Portmarnock Credit Union
Venue: Grange Road, Baldoyle

Monday, June 19

11:00 AM 11:00 AM Record Retirement Message for Vincent Sammon, Head of the
. Prison Education Service for City of Dublin VEC Venue: St. Lukes

07:15 PM 07:15 PM
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Drop in to Harry Lambes Retirement Party, Beaumont House

Tuesday, June 20

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Venue: Sycamore Room

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with the Tanalste


Venue: Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:20 PM 03:20 PM Record very brief video message for UTV Special Olympics
function Venue : Meeting Room

03:45 PM 03:45 PM D5il Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders'Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting

Wednesday, June 21

09:00 AM 10:30 AM Dail Preparation

10:30 AM 10:51 AM Leaders' Questions

10:51 AM 11:36 AM Question Time

11:36 AM 11:36 AM Order of Business

12:1 5 PM 01:00 PM DSii Statements 115 mins) on the recent European Council (time
approx - after OoB)

01:30 PM 01:30 PM Photocall to unveil a stamp to commemorate the 90th Anniversary


of the Battle of the Somme Venue: Meeting Room

01:50 PM 01:50 PM Mary Doyle (re Infrastructure meeting)

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02:00 PM 03:30 PM Cabinet Committee on Housing, Infrastructure and PPPs Venue :
Sycamore Room

03:45 PM 04:05 PM Courtesy Call from Iraqi Parliamentary Delegation


Venue: Dining Room

05:00 PM 05:30 PM Address Seanad Private Members Time on Social Partnership (15
min speech) Venue: Seanad Eireann

06:15 PM 07:00 PM Meeting with Gerry Hickey and others Venue : Meeting Room

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Thursday, June 22

09:40 AM 10:50 AM Formally open Intel's latest facility along with CEO Paul Otellini
(including meeting)
Venue: Leixlip

11:30 AM 12:30 PM Attend Forum on Europe Venue: Dublin Castle

12:50 PM 02:20 PM Attend Lunch at the National Treasury Management Agency (with
D. McCarthy, G. Hickey & J. Lennon) Venue: Grand Canal Street

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07:25 PM 09:30 PM Guest of Honour at the IBEC President's Dinner [Dress: Blacktie)
Venue: The Burlington Hotel

Friday, June 23

1 2:20 PM 1 2:20 PM Depart St Patricks College, Drumcondra for Kilkenny by helicopter

1 2:55 PM 1 2:55 PM Arrive Kilkenny Castle

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01:00 PM 01:35 PM Launch "A Seat at the Table" Project
Venue: Kilkenny Castle

01:45 PM 02:00 PM Launch book produced by Kilkenny Network of People with


Disabilities
Venue: Maltings Enterprise Centre, Kilkenny

02:00 PM 02:30 PM Open offices of Kilkenny County Enterprise Board sponsored


Company "Cartoon Saloon" Venue: Maltings Enterprise Centre,
Kilkenny

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Press Opportunity Venue: Maltings Enterprise Centre, Kilkenny

03:30 PM 03:30 PM Visit to Carlow County Council Offices Venue: County Hall, Carlow

04:10 PM 04:10 PM Meeting with Peadar Jordan, Chairman, IFA Sugar Beet Committee
Venue: Talbot Hotel, Cariow

04:20 PM 04:55 PM Meeting with Fianna FSil Organisation


Venue: Talbot Hotel, Carlow

05:00 PM 05:00 PM Officially open the Talbot Hotel


Venue: Talbot Hotel, Carlow

05:45 PM 05:45 PM Depart Carlow (from grounds of Talbot Hotel) for Dublin by
helicopter

06:15 PM 06:15 PM Arrive Dublin

Saturday. June 24

03:00 PM 03:00 PM Attend Na Fianna Family Day Celebrations - Mini League


Competition Venue: Na Fianna

04:00 PM 04:30 PM Pre-record 'This Week' Venue : RTE

Sunday, June 25

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FOR INFORMATION: Drop in to Corpus Christi School Fun Day
Venue: Home Farm Road (from 1.30pm until 4.00pm)

01:30 PM 01:30 PM Photocall with pupils from Ballinure National School, Thurles to
promote use of Fairtrade products in Croke Park Venue: Croke Park
(before match)

02:00 PM 02:00 PM Leinster Football Championship Semi Final Dublin V Laois Venue :
Croke Park

Monday, June 26

10:15 AM 10:15 AM Meeting with Cllr. Gary Keegan


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10:30 AM 10:30 AM Meeting with Dr. Dermot Power, Mater Hospital and Gerry Howlln
Venue: St. Lukes

11:00 AM 11:00 AM Meeting with Ray O'Flaherty and others


Venue: St. Lukes

11:15 AM 11:1 5 AM Photo with Streets Ahead Junior Dance Group (ref Paul, Kennedys
pub)
Venue: St. Lukes

11:30 AM 11:30 AM Meeting with Sean McEniff


Venue: St. Lukes

01:00 PM 06:00 PM Keep free : canvassing / paperwork

06:30 PM 07:30 PM Officially open Jim O'Callaghan's office (incl canvassing)


Venue: Rathmines

Tuesday, June 27

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09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with the TSnaiste
Venue: Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:45 PM 03:45 PM DSN Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders' Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting

Wednesday, June 28

09:00 AM 10:30 AM Dail Preparation

10:30 AM 10:51 AM Leaders' Questions

10:51 AM 11:36 AM Question Time

11:36 AM 11:36 AM Order of Business

01:00 PM 01:20 PM Interview with Ken Reid, UTV re Northern Ireland Venue : Meeting
Room

01:20 PM 01:20 PM Interview with Tommy Gorman, RTE re Northern Ireland Venue :
Sycamore Room

01:45 PM 01:45 PM Photo with eCabinet Project Team Venue: Landing at top of
Ceremonial Staircase

01:50 PM 02:10 PM Interviews to mark the Commemoration of the Battle of the


Somme Venue: Government Buildings

02:30.PM 02:30 PM Meeting with the Attorney General (officials to attend


also) Venue : Meeting Room

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03:00 PM 03:45 PM Meeting with Patrons of the Adelaide Hospital Society [TSnaiste
and Prof Drurnm to attend also] Venue : Sycamore Room

04:00 PM 05:30 PM Cabinet Committee on Health Venue : Sycamore Room

06:00 PM 06:30 PM Courtesy Call from Dr. William C. Harris, Director General, Science
Foundation Ireland
Venue: Taoiseach's office

06:30 PM 06:30 PM -Boputy Jinrv Gionnon-Venue : Taoiaeactr ^ Olliue


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06:45 PM 06:45 PM Minister of State Frank Fahey Venue: Taoiseach's Office

Thursday, June 29

09:30 AM 10:15 AM Present the prizes at St. Finbarr's National School


Venue: Cabra West, Dublin 7

11:25 AM 11:25 AM Depart Dublin Airport (VIP Suite} by Government Jet


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11:55 AM 11:55 AM Arrive Belfast City Airport and transfer by car to Stormont (with
Prime Minister Blair}

1 2:15 PM 05:30 PM Northern Ireland Talks Venue : Stormont

05:50 PM 05:50 PM Depart Belfast City Airport by Government Jet

06:20 PM 06:20 PM Arrive Dublin Airport (VIP Suite)

Friday, June 30

One day visit to Finland (meeting confirmed ifr 2.00pm to


4.00pm) Flying time 2hrs 40mins

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07:40 AM 07:40 AM Private meeting Venue : Regency Hotel

08:50 AM 08:50 AM Depart Dublin Airport (VIP Suite) by Government Jet

01:30 PM 01:30 PM Arrive Helsinki (local time Irl +2hrs)

02:00 PM 04:00 PM Working Lunch with Finnish Prime Minister

05:00 PM 05:00 PM Depart Helsinki by Government Jet

05:40 PM 05:40 PM Arrive Dublin Airport (VIP Suite)

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11:45 AM 01:00 PM Ceremony to Commemorate the Battle of the Somme Venue:
Memorial Park, Islandbridge

01:30 PM 01:30 PM Attend reception following the Battle of the Somme


Commemoration Venue: Royal Hospital Kilmainham

Sunday, July 2

02:10 PM 02:10 PM Leinster Football Semi Final Offaty V Wexford Venue : Croke Park

04:00 PM 04:00 PM Leinster Hurling Final Kilkenny V Wexford Venue : Croke Park

06:00 PM 06:15 PM Meeting with Minister Dick Roche Venue: St. Lukes

08:10 PM 08:20 PM Drop in to launch of Corpus Christi Peace & Social Justice Youth
Group Project
Venue: Corpus Christi Parish Hall, Home Farm Ro3d

Monday, July 3

12:50 PM 01:20 PM Launch of Ladies Football League


Venue: Croke Park

03:00 PM 03:30 PM Open the new facility at the Dublin SPCA Dogs & Cats Home
Venue: Rathfarnham

04:00 PM 04:1 5 PM Photocall with Irish Jaguar & Daimler Club {fundraising event for St
Mary's Hospital, Phoenix Park) Venue: Dublin Castle

04:30 PM 05:00 PM Formally launch the new extension to the Distillery Building
Venue: The Law Library

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05:30 PM 05:30 PM Meet with Minister Cullen. St Lukes

07:00 PM 08:00 PM Private Members Business

Tuesday, July 4

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with the T^naiste


Venue: Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:45 PM 03:45 PM DSil Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders' Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting

07;30 PM 08:00 PM Attend Private Members Business in the D£il (Taoiseach speaks at
7.40pm approx)

Wednesday, July 5

09:00 AM 10:30 AM DSil Preparation

10:30 AM 10:51 AM Leaders' Questions

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11:36 AM 11:36 AM Order of Business

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12:30 PM 01:00 PM Attend reception to mark the opening of the redeveloped Private
Dining Room
Venue: Leinster House (no speech and not staying for lunch)

01:15 PM 01:15 PM Photo with group of Special Olympians from Sligo

Venue: Front Steps (time approx)

02:00 PM 03:30 PM Cabinet Committee on Sociai Inclusion Venue : Sycamore Room

03:45 PM 04:30 PM DSil Statements on Social Partnership agreement (15 min

statement and 30 min front bench cover)

04:30 PM 05:30 PM Cabinet Committee on European Affairs Venue : Sycamore Room

05:45 PM 06:15 PM Meeting with Dr. Omar Davis, Finance Minister of Jamaica
Venue: Meeting Room
06:30 PM 07:15 PM Meeting with Prof. Monica McWilliams, Chief Commissioner,
Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission Venue: Meeting Room
07:30 PM 07:30 PM Meeting with Deputy John Ellis (accompanied by Deputy Johnny
Brady & Deputy John Maloney)
Venue: Taoiseach's Office

08:30 PM 08:30 PM Vote on Private Members Business

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12:30 PM 12:30 PM Announce the development of the National Marine Headquarters

Venue: Clonakilty

01:30 PM 01:30 PM Depart Clonakilty (by helicopter! for Carrigtwohill

02:00 PM 02:40 PM Officially open ALTANA Pharma's new facility


Venue: Carrigtwohill, Cork
03:00 PM 03:30 PM Visit Stephen Pearse Gallery and Artists Workshop
Venue: Shanagarry, Cork

04:00 PM 04:40 PM Officially launch Phase Three of the Atrium, Blackpool Park
Venue: Blackpool, Cork

04:40 PM 04:40 PM Greet local Fianna Fail Organisation Venue: Blackpool Park,
Blackpool, Cork

04:50 PM 05:00 PM Interview with Mary Smithwick Evening Echo


(ref FF Press OfficelVenue: Blackpool Park, Blackpool, Cork

05:30 PM 05:50 PM Visit Carrigdhoun Newspaper Offices


Venue: Carrigaline

Saturday, July 8

Sunday, July 9

For information : World Cup Final (7pm)

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10:55 AM 12:00 PM National Day of Commemoration Venue: Royal Hospital Kilmainham

02:15 PM 02:15 PM Attend Ulster Final, Armagh v Donegal Venue: Croke Park
Monday, July 10 ^^^

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01:45 PM 02:05 PM Draw for the Phoenix Park Motor Show
Venue: Dawson St.

02:30 PM 03:00 PM Launch of the redevelopment of Dominick Street Flats Complex


Venue: Dominick St,

03:15 PM 03:45 PM Visit 6glaigh N^isiunta na h£ireann Teoranta Home


Venue: North King St.

04:00 PM 04:30 PM Relaunch the James Joyce Centre


Venue: North Great Georges St.

Tuesday, July 11

10:00 AM 11:00 AM Attend presentation on the Docklands followed by walkabout


Venue: Dublin Docklands

08:15 PM 08:15 PM
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Meeting with Minister Coughlan Venue : St Lukes

Wednesday, July 12

For information : Fianna F£il Backbench Committee Meeting at


1.30pm (preceded by lunch at 12.30pm) Venue: Party Rooms,
Leinster House

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with the TSnaiste


Venue: Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government meeting

01:45 PM 03:15 PM Cabinet Committee on Housing, Infrastructure and PPPs _ __


•Venue : Sycamore Room

03:30 PM 05:00 PM Attend part of Fianna Fail Backbench Committee meeting Venue:
i Party Rooms, Leinster House (time approx)

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05:00 PM 06:00 PM Meeting with Gerry Hickey and others Venue : Meeting Room

06:00 PM 06:00 PM Launch Department of the Taoiseach Annual Report and attend
reception for staff Venue: Room 308

07:30 PM 08:15 PM Briefing with the President


Venue: Aras an Uachtarain [documentary production crew to
record part]

Thursday, July 13

09:1 5 AM 09:45 AM Courtesy Call from new Lord Mayor of Dublin, CHr. Vincent
Jackson [City Manager and Dermot McCarthy to attend also]
Venue: Taoiseach's Office

09:45 AM 09:45 AM Meeting with Deputy Michael Mulcahy


Venue: Taoiseach's Office

10:05 AM 10:20 AM Farewell Courtesy Call from British Ambassador, Stewart Eldon
[Michael Collins to attend also] Venue: Taoiseach's Office

10:30 AM 11:1 5 AM Meeting with Mr. Sean Hannick, Chairman, Council for the West
and delegation [officials to attend also] Venue: Sycamore Room

11:30 AM 12:00 PM Interview on European Constitution (ref Una Claffey) Venue: Dining
Room

02;00 PM 02:30 PM Visit The Children's Sunshine Home


Venue: Foxrock
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Venue: Hyde Road, Dalkey

03:35 PM 04:00 PM Visit Loughlinstown Estate Management Forum Community Rooms


Venue: Loughlinstown

04:1 5 PM 04:40 PM Launch the International Hibernia Trophy Website


Venue: St. Joseph's Boys AFC, Pearse Park, Sallynoggin

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04:55 PM 05:10 PM Visit St. Anne's Square Public/Private Project
Venue: Biackrock Village

05:15 PM 05:30 PM Visit Barry's Andrews Constituency Office Venue: Temple Road,
Biackrock

06:00 PM 06:45 PM Meeting with Ulster Political Research Group [Minister Ahern,
Michael Collins and officials to attend] Venue : Sycamore Room

07:00 PM 07:00 PM National Executive Venue : Leinster House (followed by drinks in


Government Buildings]

Friday, July 14

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04:00 PM 04:00 PM Attend Leinster Football Final [Dublin V. Offaly] Venue : Croke Park

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Wednesday, July 19

For information : Fianna FSil Backbench Committee Meeting at


1.30pm {preceded by lunch at 12.30pm) Venue: Party Rooms,
Leinster House

10:00 AM 10:00 AM For information only : Government Meeting (chaired by TSnaiste)

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05:20 PM 05:20 PM Meeting with Minister Cowen, Chief Whip, Sean Dorgan and others
Venue: Meeting Room

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09:00 AM 09:10 AM Peter Ryan Venue: Taoiseach's office

09:15 AM 09:35 AM Meeting with Minister Hanafin Venue : Taoiseach's Office

09:45 AM 10:15 AM Interview with Stephen O'Brien, Sunday Times Venue :


Taoiseach's Office

10:40 AM 11:10 AM Meeting with the Governor of Florida, Jeb Bush


Venue: Taoiseach's Office

11:30 AM 12:30 PM Two separate Launches of Sectoral Plans under the Disability Act
Venue: Italian Room and Ropm 308

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Venue: Seville Place, Dublin 1 {ref Sandra)

Saturday, July 22

Sunday, July 23
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Interview with Robbie Irvine
Venue: RTE

02:15 PM 02:15 PM Attend All Ireland Hurling Quarter Final [Wexford v Clare] Venue
Croke Park

04:00 PM 04:00 PM Attend All Ireland Hurling Quarter Final [Tipperary v Waterford]
Venue : Croke Park

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Wednesday, July 26

For information : Fianna Fail Backbench Committee Meeting at


1.30pm {preceded by lunch at 12.30pm) Venue: Party Rooms,
Leinster House

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For information: Possible drop in to After Schools Education &
Support Programme informal event
Venue: Sheriff Street (4pm to 6pm)

08:45 AM 08:45 AM Brian Murphy

09:00 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with Tanaiste, M Finance, M Social and Family Affairs
re Govt Agenda item. Venue: Meeting Room

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with the TSnaiste Venue : Taoiseach's office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government meeting Venue : Cabinet Room

01:3Q PM 01:30 PM Photocall with Minister O'Donoghue Venue: Front Steps

07:00 PM 09:00 PM
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Thursday, July 27

11:00 AM 11:00 AM On site meeting


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11:45 AM 11:45 AM Photo with National Irish Safety Organisation
Venue: St. Lukes

05:15 PM 05:45 PM Opening of World Council of Credit Unions Annual Conference


Venue : Burlington Hotel

Friday, July 28

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Sunday, July 30
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Monday, July 31

For information : Galway Races

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10:45 AM 10:45 AM Depart St Patrick's College, Drumcondra for Avondale House,
Rathdrum by helicopter

11:15 AM 11:15 AM Arrive Avondale House, Rathdrum, Co. Wicklow

11:30 AM 12:00 PM Meeting with the TSnaiste


Venue: Avondale House

12:00 PM 12:00 PM Cabinet Photograph {at front of House and in Meeting Room)
Venue: Avondale House

12>15 PM 02:15 PM Government Meeting Venue: Avondale House (end time approx)

02:1 5 PM 02:15 PM Brief meeting with 'Wicklow 400' representatives Venue :


Avondale House

02:30 PM 03:45 PM Government Lunch Venue: Avondale House (time approx)

04:00 PM 04:00 PM Depart Avondale House for Dublin by helicopter (time approx)

04:30 PM 04:30 PM Arrive St Patrick's College, Drumcondra (time approx)

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,06:30 PM 06:30 PM Depart Dublin Airport for Galway Airport on Aer Arann flight (via
* VIP Suite)

07:15 PM 07:15 PM Arrive Galway Airport

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Tuesday, August 1

For information : Galway Races

Wednesday, August 2

For information : Galway Races

Thursday, August 3

For information : Galway Races

10:00 AM 12:00 PM Drop in to NUl President's brunch


Venue: University of Galway

Friday, August 4

For information : Galway Races

Saturday, August 5

All Ireland Football Quarter Finals (Cork V. Donegal and Armagh V.


Kerry) Venue: Croke Park

For information : Galway Races

Sunday, August 6

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AH Ireland Hurling Semi Final (Cork V. Waterford} Venue: Croke


Park (4.00pm)

For information : Galway Races

Monday, August 7

Bank Holiday

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04:00 PM 04:00 PM Attend All Ireland Football Quarter Final (Dublin V. Westmeath)
Venue: Croke Park

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Sunday, August 13

02:00 PM 02:00 PM Attend All Ireland Football Quarter Final {Mayo V. Laois) Venue:
Croke Park

04:00 PM 04:00 PM Attend All Ireland Hurling Semi Final (Kilkenny V. Clare) Venue:
Croke Park

Monday, August 14

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04:00 PM 04:20 PM Opening of development at Muckross Park Hotel Venue: Killarney

04:45 PM 04:45 PM Visit Mrs. Maureen Somers on her 103rd Brithday


Venue: Killarney

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Tuesday, August 15

01:00 PM 01:00 PM -Informal meeting with Brion-de Stoic in4*otsl-

Wednesday, August 16

For information : International Soccer Friendly Ireland V. Holland


{7.30pm kick off)

Thursday, August 17

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Saturday. August 19

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Sunday, August 20

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02:00 PM 02:00 PM Attend All Ireland Football Quarter Final Replay [Mayo V Laois]
Venue : Croke Park

04:00 PM 04:00 PM Attend All Ireland Football Semi Final [Cork v Kerry] Venue: Croke
Park

Monday, August 21

Tuesday, August 22
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07:00 PM 07:30 PM Launch St. Agatha's Hall Festival
Venue: Dunne St., Dublin 1

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09:00 PM 10:30 PM Attend Dublin 70s Team Charity Golf Classic Dinner 2006
Venue: The Burlington Hotel [Dress: Blacktie]

Saturday, August 26

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and 6.00pmJ

Sunday, August 27

04:00 PM 04:00 PM
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Attend All Ireland Football Semi Final [Dublin v Mayol Venue:
Croke Park

Monday, August 28

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Venue: Citywest Golf & Leisure Club

Tuesday, August 29

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02:30 PM 02:30 PM Minister for Transport. Venue; St Lukes.

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12:00 PM 12:00 PM Government Meeting

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02;15 PM 02:15 PM Photocall to launch Affordable Housing Booklet Venue :
Government Buildings (time approx - depending on Government)

02:30 PM 02:45 PM Record series of very short comments to camera (on autocue) for
US Ireland Alliance production
Venue: Taoiseach's Meeting Room

Thursday, August 31

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Friday, September 1

08:30 AM 09:10 AM Attend breakfast to officially launch The Helix Autumn Season
Programme and to present the inaugural Long Service Award
Venue: The Helix

11:40 AM 12:10 PM Officiate at ceremony to mark the completion and launch of the
new Hostel Building and new Centre for Nursing Venue: The Mater
Hospital

12:30 PM 01:30 PM Attend the Dublin Bus Community Support Programme Annual
Luncheon Awards Ceremony
Venue: Jury's Hotel, Ballsbridge

08:30 PM 09:30 PM
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Anniversary

Venue: The Burlington Hotel. Black Tie

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For information : Euro 2008 Qualifier Germany V. Ireland
Sunday, September 3
01:20 PM 05:10 PM Attend All Ireland Hurling Final [Cork v Kilkenny)
Venue: Croke Park {time tbc)

Monday, September 4

Parliamentary Party meeting Venue : Westport (all day)

Tuesday, September 5

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Parliamentary Party Meeting Venue : Westport (concluding at
lunchtime)

02:00 PM 02:00 PM Photograph with Mr. Sean Staunton


Venue: Hotel Westport

03:30 PM 08:00 PM Mayo Programme (Baltina)

03:30 PM 03:30 PM Meet and greet Assembly of St. Muredachs College to mark the
start of the college centenary year
Venue: Ballina

04:15 PM 04:15 PM View the Jackie Clarke Collection at Ballina Library


Venue: Ballina Library

05:00 PM 05:00 PM Photocall at Dara Calleary's Town Centre and Canvass


Venue: Ballina

08:10 PM 08:10 PM Depart Knock Airport.

08:40 PM 08:40 PM Arrive Dublin Airport.

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09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with the TSnaiste Venue : Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government meeting


02:00 PM 02:00 PM Photocall to officially launch the SFA Small Business Awards
Venue: Govt. Bldgs.

02:10 PM 02:10 PM Photocall with Committee of Meet Limerick Shannon


Venue: Govt. Bldgs.

02:20 PM 02:20 PM Photocall with delegation of city officials from San Jose
Venue: Govt. Bldgs.

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02:45 PM 03:15 PM Interview with Golf Digest Ireland for the Ryder
Cup.Venue;Meeting Room.

04:00 PM 04:45 PM Meeting with the Law Reform Commission Venue: Sycamore Room

04:45 PM 04:45 PM Eithne Kiteen & group

05:00 PM 05:15 PM Record piece to camera for Bord Bia reception in honour of Christy
O'Connor Snr (on autocue}
Venue: Govt. Bldgs.

05:30 PM 05:30 PM Courtesy call by Kenneth Valley, Trade & Industry Minister,
Trinidad & Tobago. Govt Buildings

06:00 PM 06:00 PM Meeting with John Hurley, Governor, Central Bank; Venue
Taoiseach's office

Thursday, September 7

Keep free all day : Constituency Tour (per Taoiseach) (Dublin


North)

07:00 PM 07:30 PM Attend prize-giving ceremony for the City Neighbourhoods


Competition
Venue: The Gresham Hotel

07:50 PM 08:30 PM Department of the Taoiseach staff event Venue : Dublin Castle

Friday, September 8

Keep free between existing two events : Constituency Tour (per


Taoiseach) (Wicklow)

09:00 AM 09:00 AM Depart St Pats College, Drumcondra.

09:30 AM 10:15 AM Keynote Speaker at The Insurance Institute of Ireland


Venue: The Marriott, Druids Glen, Co. Wicklow

08:00 PM 08:30 PM Open the Catherine Lawlor School of Art 4th Annual Exhibition
Venue: Malahide Tennis Club

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FOR INFORMATION: Possible Drop into 10th Annual Inter-Cultural
Soccerfest
Venue: The Garda and Camogie Ground in The Phoenix Park

03:00 PM 03:20 PM Attend Tree Council of Ireland tree planting ceremony in honour of
the late Ruairi Brugha Venue: Phoenix Park (near Farmleigh)

04:00 PM 04:20 PM Phone Interview with John Downing, The Star. Venue: St. Lukes

04:20 PM 04:20 PM Photograph for The Star. Venue: St. Lukes

09:00 PM 10:00 PM Attend the Irish Greyhound Derby Final. Feature Race at 9.30pm.
Present Cup to winner.
Venue: Shebourne Park

Sunday, September 10

07:45 AM 07:45 AM Depart Dublin Airport (VIP suite)for Helsinki

12:40 PM 12:40 PM Arrive Helsinki, (local time irl + 2 hrs). Flight 2hrs 55mins.

01:00 PM 01:00 PM Formal start of ASEM meeting

Monday, September 11

01:40 PM 01:40 PM Arrive Dublin Airport

Tuesday, September 12

Keep free

Wednesday, September 13

09:15 AM 09:15 AM Meeting with Minister McDowell. Venue : Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government meeting

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01:45 PM 01:45 PM Mary Doyle; Taoiseachs Office

02:00 PM 03:30 PM Cabinet Committee on Health

03:30 PM 03:30 PM Accept copy of copy of a book on CBS Sullivans Quay from Mr.
Michael Finn
Venue: Govt. Bldgs.

04:00 PM 05:30 PM Cabinet Committee on European Affairs

05:30 PM 06:10 PM Meeting with Harry McCracken, Managing Director, Viridian Power
& Energy (Minister Noel Dempsey to attend a!so)Venue:
Taoiseach's Office

06:30 PM 07:00 PM Address National College of Ireland Fellowship Ceremony


Venue: National College of Ireland

Thursday, September 14

10:00 AM 10:30 AM Launch the 0 2 Ability Awards 2007


Venue: The Morrison Hotel, Ormond Quay

10:00 AM 10:55 AM Attend Task Force on Active Citizenship event Venue: Croke Park

12:00 PM 12:30 PM Officiate at the official opening of the IBOA The Finance Union
Venue: Upper Stephen's Street

12:40 PM 01:50 PM Address American Chamber of Commerce Business Lunch


Venue: Alexander Hotel, Merrion Square

02:00 PM 02:30 PM Officially launch a formal evaluation report on the Children's Dental
Health Awards
Venue: Royal College of Physicians, No. 6 Kildare St.

03:00 PM 03:30 PM Meeting with Niall O'Dowd, Irish Lobby for Immigration Reform.
(Ml Collins to attend} Venue: St. Lukes

03:30 PM 03:30 PM Interview with FM 103


Venue: St. Lukes

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04:00 PM 04:00 PM Photocall for GOAL Jersey Day; Venue; Green Opposite St. Lukes

05:30 PM 06:00 PM
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Venue: The National Print Museum, Haddington Road

06:20 PM 06:50 PM Launch of IPSO strategy Venue : CHQ, IFSC

Friday, September 15

Keep free all day : Constituency Tour (per Taoiseach) (Cork South
West)

Officially open new Sheraton Hotel


Venue: Cork

07:45 AM 07:45 AM Depart Dublin Airport

08:45 AM 08:45 AM Arrive Northolt (heli to Checkers)

10:30 AM 10:30 AM Depart Checkers for Northolt

10:45 AM 10:45 AM Depart Northolt for Cork

11:45 AM 11:45 AM Arrive Cork Airport

08^30 PM 08:30 PM Depart Cork Airport

09:30 PM 09:30 PM Arrive Dublin Airport

Saturday, September 16

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Record piece on Northern Ireland for website Venue St. Lukes

06:00 PM 06:00 PM FOR INFORMATION: All Ireland Handball Singles & Doubles
Venue: Croke Park

Sunday, September 17

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Venue: Croke Park

Monday, September 18

11:10 AM 11:45 AM Ceremonial Welcome for the King and Queen of Norway Venue :
Aras an Uachtarain

12:45 PM 01:30 PM Attend the Irish Independent 'Building for the Future' Awards
Venue: St. Patrick's College, Drumcondra

02:00 PM 02:40 PM Launch White Paper on Irish Aid Venue: Mansion House

03:25 PM 04:00 PM Courtesy Call from King and Queen of Norway Venue : Taoiseach's
Office and Sycamore Room

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Photocall for Enable Ireland


Venue: Govt. Bldgs.

05:00 PM 05:45 PM Meeting with Stardust Victims Committee [Minister McDowell and
officials to attend also] Venue : Sycamore Room

07:30 PM 10:00 PM State Dinner for the King and Queen of Norway Venue : Dublin
Castle. (Black Tie]

Tuesday, September 19

Listowel Races

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Government meeting

09:30 A M 09:30 AM Meeting with the T£naiste Venue : Taoiseach's Office

1 2:30 PM 02:00 PM Government Lunch for the King and Queen of Norway Venue
Iveagh House

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02:00 PM 02:00 PM Keep rest of day free {travelling to Listowel)

Wednesday, September 20

Listowel Races

11:30 AM 12:00 PM Officially open The Education Centre


Venue: Tralee

1 2:15 PM 12:45 PM Officially open new sports facilities


Venue: Tralee Institute of Technology

Thursday, September 21

Keep free all day : Constituency Tour on way back from Listowel
(per Taoiseach) (Clare)

12:15 PM 12:15 PM Visit Moneypoint ESB Station


Venue: Moneypoint

12:55 PM 01:10 PM Visit Kilrush Marina


Venue: Kilrush

02:15 PM 02:30 PM Visit Greg Norman designed Golf Course and Holiday Centre
Venue: Doonbeg

02:40 PM 02:50 PM Visit Quilty Tavern


Venue: Quilty

03:00 PM 03:1 5 PM Visit Armada Hotel


Venue: Spanish Point

03:00 PM 03:15 PM Visit St. Joseph's Secondary School


Venue: Spanish Point

04:00 PM 04:45 PM Officially open Carraig Donn Shop


Venue: Ennis

04:00 PM 04:45 PM Visit DeValera Monument


Venue: Ennis

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05:55 PM 06:15 PM Meet Community Group
Venue: Tulla

06:30 PM 06:45 PM Meet Community Group


Venue: Scarrif

06:55 PM 07:15 PM Visit Raheen Community Hospital


Venue: Raheen

07:30 PM 07:45 PM Visit Killaloe GAA Club


Venue: Kilialoe

09:30 PM 09:30 PM Depart Shannon Airport.

10:00 PM 10:00 PM Arrive Dublin Airport

Friday, September 22

For information : Ryder Cup in the K-Club (22 - 24 Sept) -

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Courtesy call from Madame Xiao Rong


Venue: Meeting Room,

10:30 AM 10:30 AM Launch of NESC Report on Migration Policy


Venue: Italian Room, Govt. Bldgs.

11:00 AM 11:00 AM Record piece with Marc Lucas re Tony Blair. Venue; Taoiseachs
Office.

12:00 PM 06:00 PM Keep free all day : Constituency Tour (per Taoiseach) (Dublin South
Central)

12:00 PM 12:00 PM Visit St. Ultans Prinary School


Venue: Cherry Orchard

12:40 PM 12:40 PM Visit Cherry Orchard Resource


Venue: Cherry Orchard

01:20 PM 01:20 PM Visit the Equine Centre


Venue: Cherry Orchard

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02:15 PM 02:15 PM Visit Ballyfermot Civic Offices
Venue: Ballyfermot Road .

02:50 PM 02:50 PM Visit Sean Ardagh's Constituency Office


Venue: Ballyfermot

03:10 PM 03:10 PM Visit Ballyfermot Resource Centre


Venue: Ballyfermot

04:00 PM 04:00 PM Visit Mother McCauley Centre


Venue: Mourne Road, Drimnagh

05:00 PM 05:00 PM Visit St, Catherine's Centre


Venue: Marrowbone Lane

05:30 PM 05:30 PM Visit Fountain Resource Centre


Venue: Jame's Street

Saturday. September 23

For information : Ryder Cup in the K-Ciub {22 - 24 Sept) -


Taoiseach attending

11:00 AM 11:00 AM Arrive at Ryder Cup Hospitality Suite, K Club

11:30 AM 12:30 PM View Fourball match[s]of choice

12:00 PM 1 2:00 PM Record web cam piece on Irish Aid Venue: St. Lukes

12:30 PM 01:30 PM Lunch in Ryder Cup Hospitality Suite

01:30 PM 02:00 PM Interviews with Sky Live, RTE and BBC

02:00 PM 02:00 PM Depart K Club

08:00 PM 08:00 PM Ryder Cup reception hosted by Minister O'Donoghue Venue :


Dublin Castle

Sunday, September 24

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For information : Ryder Cup in the K-Club (22 - 24 Sept)
Taoiseach attending

12:00 PM 12:00 PM Arrive at K Club and view match[s] of choice

12:45 PM 02:15 PM FSilte Ireland Lunch in Boyne Suite

02:30 PM 04:00 PM View Match[s] of choice

04:00 PM 04:15 PM Meet Newfoundland & Labrador PM Danny Williams in Smurfit


Presidential Box

05:45 PM 05:45 PM Closing Ceremony Commences - Present the Trophy to the winning
Captain and Team at the Closing Ceremony of the 36th Match at
the K Club <tbc)

Monday, September 25

10:30 AM 11:00 AM Launch new Sports course in Ringsend Training and Community
Centre & Present Certificates
Venue: Irishtown Stadium

1 2:00 PM 12:30 PM Courtesy Call from the Chinese Vice Premier and small delegation
Venue: St Lukes

01:25 PM 01:55 PM Launch document 'A Vision for Dublin Zoo-


Venue: Dublin Zoo

02:15 PM 02:45 PM Officially new academic and student accommodation facilities


Venue: Griffth College
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03:00 PM 03:30 PM Launch the undergraduate degree programme in Midwifery


Venue: Trinity College

03:50 PM 04:20 PM Launch a website for the Michael Cusack Development Company
Venue: Croke Park

04:30 PM 05:00 PM Officially open the refurbished Ulster Bank


Venue: Dorset St.

05:15 PM 05:35 PM Turn the sod at the Phoenix FC new facility


Venue: Scribblestown

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06:00 PM 06:30 PM Officially launch a book from The Jesuit Centre for Faith and
Justice
Venue: St. Francis Xavier's Church, Gardiner St.

07:00 PM 07:00 PM HOLD

Tuesday, September 26

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Venue: St. Lukes

10:00 AM 10:30 AM Address INEX event to celebrate Its 10th year


Venue: Croke Park

10:30 AM 10:45 AM Photocall with Links Golf Society, handover of keys of 20


minibusses to charities. Venue; Croke Park.

11:00 AM 11:10 AM Photocall in advance of launch of Energy Efficiency Campaign


taking place in
Hibernian Art Gallery. Venue: Government Buildings

12:00 PM 06:00 PM Keep free all day : Constituency Tour (per Taoiseach) (Dublin North
East)

Wednesday, September 27

DAIL SITTING (2.30 p.m. to 8.30 p.m.)

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with the Tanaiste Venue : Taoiseach's Office


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01:45 PM 01:45 PM Photocall to launch Positive Ageing Week 2006


Venue: Govt. Bldgs.

02:00 PM 03:45 PM D3il preparation

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03:45 PM 03:45 PM Leaders' Questions

04:06 PM 04:06 PM Question Time

04:51PM 0 4 : 5 1 P M Order of Business

05:45 PM 06:05 PM Interview with TG4 re: Michael O'Hehir Venue: Government
Buildings

06:15 PM 06:30 PM Record UTV piece on Robin Eames Venue Government Buildings

07:00 PM 07:30 PM Unveil Admiral Brown statue Venue: Sir John Rogerson's Quay

07:40 PM 07:40 PM Launch 'The will to Win', by Sean Boylan. Venue; Croke Park

Thursday, September 28

Keep free all day : Constituency Tour (per Taoiseach) (Cavan)

Michael McDowell taking OOB

DAIL SITTING (10,30 a.m. to 4.45 p.m.)

09:15 AM 09:15 AM Photocall with Dublin Funds Industry Association


Venue: St. Lukes

09:30 AM 10:00 AM meet with German media (in advance of visit on 9 October) Venue;
St Lukes

12:00 PM 12:00 PM Visit Mullagh National School


Venue: Mullagh

12:25 PM 12:25 PM Walkabout


Venue: Virginia

12:45 PM 12:45 PM Lay foundation stone at St. Clare's National School and visit St.
Clare's Secondary school
Venue: Ballyjamesduff

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01:45 PM 01:45 PM Visit new Cavan Institute
Venue: Cavan Town

01:45 PM 01:45 PM Visit Osteoporosis Centre in Dr. McDwyer Medical Surgery


Venue: Cavan Town

03:10 PM 03:10 PM Visit Bailieborough

03:55 PM 03:55 PM Visit new Community Offices and new Tourism Office
Venue: Kingscourt

03:55 PM 03:55 PM Visit state of the art handball alleys


Venue: Kingscourt

04:35 PM 04:35 PM Visit Carton's Poultry Processors


Venue: Shercock

05:10 PM 05:10 PM Walk in Main Street and visit vsit new Fire Station
Venue: Cootbill

06:10 PM 06:10 PM Walkabout


Venue: Cavan Town

08:00 PM 08:00 PM Address Party Members


Venue: Hotel Kilmore

Friday, September 29

Keep free all day (apart from ploughing) : Constituency Tour near
ploughing [Laois]

08:00 AM 09:00 AM
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Breakfast event with President Clinton in Farmleigh

09:15 AM 09:45 AM Officially open the National Council for the Blind of Ireland new
Library & Media Service
Venue: Finglas

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Depart St Pats College by helicopter for Tullow, Co Carlow.

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10:50 AM 10:50 AM Arrive Tullow by helicopter

11:00 AM 12:15 PM Attend National and World Ploughing Championships Venue:


Tullow, Co. Carlow, (time tbc) (arriving by helicopter)

01:30 PM 01:30 PM Constituency Tour Laois

Saturday, September 30

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Sunday, October 1

11:00 AM 11:20 AM Newstalk interview Venue: Newstalk Studio, Mount Street

11:30 AM 11:40 AM
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TG4 piece for Underdogs Programme Venue: Government Buildings

11:40 AM 11:55 AM Choice FM Venue: Government Buildings

12:00 PM 12:00 PM Launch of Green Paper on Energy. Govt Press Centre

03:15 PM 03:15 PM Ladies Football Final (senior game only)


Venue: Croke Park

Monday, October 2

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10:40 AM 10:40 AM Depart St Patricks College, Drumcondra

11:25 AM 11:25 AM Arrive Gardiner Park GAA Pitch, Borrisokane, Co Tipperary.

11:30 AM 1 2:00 PM Visit Borrisokane Community College


Venue: Borrisokane
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12:30 PM 12:45 PM Visit Tipperary Glass


Venue: Templemore

12:55 PM 01:10 PM Visit TBC


Venue: Templemore

01:30 PM 02:15 PM Open new Library & Arts Centre


Venue: Thurles

02:15 PM 02:30 PM Walkabout Town Centre


Venue: Thurles

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02:35 PM 02:50 PM Visit Mart
Venue: Thurles

03:05 PM 03:25 PM Visit Community Centre


Venue: Upperchurch

04:00 PM 04:40 PM Visit New Civic Offices


i Venue: Nenagh

04:50 PM 05:05 PM Walkabout town centre


Venue: Nenagh

05:10 PM 05:45 PM Visit old Town Hall


Venue: Nenagh

06:15 PM 06:35 PM Meet Tidy Town Winners


Venue: Birdhitl

06:55 PM 07:20 PM Visit Community Centre


Venue: Newport

08:00 PM 08:40 PM Organisation function


Venue: The Ragg {near Borrisoleigh)

Tuesday, October 3

09:30 AM 09:30 AM

10:00 AM 10:00 AM
Meeting with TSnaiste Venue : Taoiseach's Office

Government meeting
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01:00 PM 01:15 PM Photograph with Danny Fay, Advocacy Advisor for Ireland
presenting Polio Eradication Champion Award Venue: Meeting Rm

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:30 PM 04:15 PM Ddil Preparation

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04:15 PM 05:00 PM Statements re: Disclosures relating to Mahon Tribunal (15 mins
Taoiseach, 5 mins each opp, 5 mins to Taoiseach to reply and 40
mins Q&A after LQs]

05:00 PM 05:00 PM Leaders' Questions followed by 40 mins Q&A and Order of


Business

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting Venue : Leinster House

07:00 PM 07:00 PM Interview with Newstalk 106 (20 mins) Venue: Meeting Room

Wednesday, October 4

09:00 AM 10:30 AM DSil preparation

10:30 AM 10:30 AM Leaders'Questions

10:51 AM 10:51 AM Question Time

11:36 AM 11:36 AM Order of Business

01:50 PM 01:50 PM Depart Dublin Airport (VIP Suite) by Government Jet

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Arrive Aldergrove Airport, Belfast

02:45 PM 03:30 PM Address the 11th Annual Northern Ireland Economic Conference

Venue: The Hilton Hotel, Templepatrick, Co. Antrim

03:4-5 PM 03:45 PM Depart Hilton Hotel for Aldergrove

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Depart Aldergrove for Dublin by Government Jet

04:55 PM 04:55 PM Arrive Dublin Airport (VIP Suite)


Thursday, October 5

10:00 AM 10:30 AM Ddil preparation

10:30 AM 10:30 AM Order of Business

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1 2:00 PM 02:45 PM Receive Honorary Degree (Doctor of Laws) from the National
University of Ireland Venue : Dublin Castle

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Friday, October 6

09:00 AM 09:00 AM

09:30 AM 09:30 AM
Depart Dublin Airport

Arrive Shannon Airport


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09:45 AM 09:55 AM Brief stop in Meelick National School

10:00 AM 10:45 AM Visit to Moyross Enterprise Centre (and Speedline Engineering)


Venue: Moyross, Limerick

11:00 AM 11:20 AM Visit Community Hall


Venue: Castleconnell

11:40 AM 12:10 PM Garryowen Sports Club & Geraldines Soccer Club


Venue: Limerick City

12:15 PM 01:00 PM Officially open Gaelcholaiste Luimnigh & Launch of Windows Vista
Language Pack
Venue: Limerick

01:10 PM 01:20 PM Visit Model School


Venu: O'Connell Street

0 " i & 0 PM 01:30 PM Visit Scoil Carmel


Venue: Limerick

01:35 PM 01:45 PM Visit Presentation School


Venue: Limerick

02:00 PM 02:15 PM Visit Na Piarsaigh GAA Club


Venue: Limerick

02:30 PM 03:1 5 PM Launch of the Atlantic Way Project Venue: Shannon Airport

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03:20 PM 03:50 PM Open new Shannon & District Chamber of Commerce Offices and
launch new brand
Venue: Shannon

04:00 PM 04:30 PM Walkabout in Shannon Town Centre

04:50 PM 05:05 PM Visit District Daycare Centre


Venue: Clarecastle

05:15 PM 05:35 PM Visit Obair Newmarket-on-Fergus Family Centre


Venue: Newmarket-on-Fe^gus

05:55 PM 05:55 PM Depart Shannon Airport

06:30 PM 06:30 PM Arrive Dublin Airport

08:00 PM 09:00 PM Attend Annual Gonzaga past pupil dinner


Venue: Gonzaga College, Ranelagh [Dress: Black Tie]

Saturday, October 7

For information : Euro 2008 Qualifier Cyprus V. Ireland (5.30pm


kick off)

11:00 AM 11:30 AM
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Address the National Conference for Young People in Dublin
Venue: Croke Park

08:00 PM 10:00 PM
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Attend The Star/Waterford Crystal GAA Awards
Venue: Croke Park

Sunday, October 8

11:25 AM 11:25 AM Depart St Patrick's College, Drumcondra by helicopter

12:25 PM 12:25 PM Arrive Amberley Home & Retirement Cottages.

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12:30 PM 12:50 PM Visit Amberley Home and Retirement Cottages
Venue: Fermoy, Co. Cork

01:00 PM 01:30 PM Unveil a commemorative memorial "Friends of Fermoy's Forgotten'


Venue: Fermoy, Co. Cork

01:45 PM 02:15 PM Visit Michael Flatley's home


Venue: Castlehyde, Fermoy, Co. Cork

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Depart Fermoy by helicopter

03:15 PM 03:15 PM Arrive St Patrick's College, Drumcondra

Monday, October 9

10:15 AM 10:15 AM Meeting with Sir David Davies


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Venue: Government Buildings

11:00 AM 12:30 PM Meeting with Sinn F6in delegation [Tanaiste and Minister Ahern to
attend also] Venue: Sycamore Room

12:45 PM 01:45 PM Meeting with SDLP delegation [Tanaiste and Minister Ahern to
attend also] Venue: Sycamore Room

03:15 PM 03:15 PM Depart Dublin Airport by Government Jet for Berlin

06:10 PM 06:10 PM Arrive Berlin (local time: Irl +1hour]

07:00 PM 08:45 PM Working dinner with German Chancellor (local time)

09:15 PM 09:15 PM Depart Berlin by Government Jet for Dublin

10:20 PM 10:20 PM Arrive Dublin Airport

Tuesday, October 10

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08:45 AM 09:15 AM Open the IBEC HR Summit "Vision 2020: Managing Uncertainty-
Venue: The Four Seasons, Ballsbridge

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with Tanaiste Venue : Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government meeting

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:30 PM 04:15 PM D6il Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders' Questions {followed by Expressions of Sympathy on the


death of Tom Fitzpatrick, former Ceann Comhairle)

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business {time approx)

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting Venue : Leinster House

07:35 PM 07:50 PM Brief drop in to Irish College of Psychiatrists on World Mental


Health Day (no speech) Venue: The National Library

08:00 PM 08:30 PM Launch the autobiography 'Ronnie Delany - Staying the Distance'
Venue: The Westin Hotel

08:30 PM 08:50 PM Meeting with Mr Alain Merieux, Biomeriux, France (Ambassador


Anne Anderson to attend) Venue: Westin Hotel

Wednesday, October 11

High Level meetings on Northern Ireland Venue: Fairmont St


Andrews Hotel, Scotland (all diary events to be rescheduled)

For information : Euro 2008 Qualifier Ireland V. Czech Republic


(Lansdowne Road)

11:00 AM 11:00 AM Depart Dublin Airport (VIP Suite) by Government Jet

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11:50 AM 11:50 AM Arrive Leuchars RAF Base (near St. Andrews, Scotland)

12:05 PM 12:05 PM Arrive Fairmont St. Andrews Hotel

Thursday, October 12

High Level meetings on Northern Ireland Venue: Fairmont St


Andrews Hotel, Scotland (all diary events to be rescheduled)

For information: National Executive (TO BE CHAIRED BY MINISTER


COWEN)
Venue: Leinster House at 7.00pm

Friday, October 13

High Level meetings on Northern Ireland Venue: Fairmont St


Andrews Hotel, Scotland (all diary events to be rescheduled)

12:00 PM 12:00 PM Depart St Andrews

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Saturday, October 14

07:50 PM 07:50 PM For Information


Closing Ceremony for lona Century
" Venue: Croke Park

Sunday, October 15

Monday, October 16

09:50 AM 09:50 AM Depart St Patricks College (heti)

10:40 AM 10:40 AM Arrive Dunmore East

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10:45 AM 10:45 AM Meet South Eastern Cancer Foundation Group and meet with
Community groups.
Venue: Ocean Hotel

11:15 AM 11:15 AM Brief stop at Fishery Harbour Office..

11:50 AM 11:50 AM Tramore meet community groups, Community Centre, Pond Road.

12:45 PM 01:05 PM Dungarvan; Meet community groups. Meet with local Organisation
& CDC. Lawlors Hotel.

01:10 PM 01:25 PM Dungarvan; Visit County Council HQ.

01:30 PM 01:40 PM Dungarvan; Shopping Centre

01:55 PM 02:20 PM Dungarvan; Official opening of Cooinasmear National School.

02:35 PM 02:50 PM Cappoquinn; visit new Community Centre

03:00 PM 03:20 PM Lismore; Open new Community Playground; brief visit to Heritage
Centre; walkabout in town centre.

03:30 PM 03:45 PM Tallow; Turn sod on new school relief road.

04:20 PM 04:55 PM Officially open the Research and Innovation Centre


Venue: Waterford Institute of Technology

05:00 PM 05:30 PM Officially open the Whitfield Clinic


Venue: Butlerstown North

05:35 PM 05:35 PM Depart Waterford by Heli

06:25 PM 06:25 PM Arrive St Patricks College.

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09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with TSnaiste Venue : Taoiseach's Office [M/H&C and
M/Finance to attend also]

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government meeting

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:30 PM 04:1 5 PM DSil Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders'Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting Venue : Leinster House

07:30 PM 08:00 PM Launch Pat Maxwell's Autobiographical Book


Venue: The Writers Museum, Parnell Square

Wednesday, October 18

09:00 AM 10:30 AM DSil preparation

1 0 : 3 0 A M 10:30 AM Leaders'Questions

10:51 AM 10:51 AM Question Time

11:36 AM 11:36 AM Order of Business

1 2:00 PM 01:00 PM D<Ji1 Statements on Northern Ireland - Taoiseach (10 mins] to share
time with Tanaiste (5 mins) - time approx

01:00 PM 01:20 PM Courtesy call by George Reid, Presiding Officer, Scottish


Parliament and delegation Venue: Meeting Room

01:30 PM 01:30 PM Meeting with Mr. Pierre Danon, new Chairman of eircom [Minister
Noel Dempsey to attend also]
Venue: Taoiseach's office

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02:10 PM 03:30 PM Bilateral: Minister for Health and Children Venue: Sycamore Room

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03:45 PM 03:45 PM Photograph with (I) Fr Sean Healy, CORl to mark the launch of
'Social Policy in Ireland' and (ii) Bill Cutlen Venue: Meeting Room /
Office

04:00 PM 05:30 PM Cabinet Committee on Health Venue: Sycamore Room

05:30 PM 06:15 PM Meeting concerning the M50 [TSnaiste and Ministers Cowen and
Cullen to attend also] Venue: Sycamore Room

07:00 PM 07:30 PM Officially open new Plaza Hotel


Venue: Tyrellstown, Dublin 15

Thursday, October 19

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Friday, October 20

Informal Summit of Heads of State and Government Venue : Lahti,


Finland

06:45 AM 06:45 AM Depart Dublin Airport

11:40 AM 11:40 AM Arrive Helsinki (local time]

1 2:40 PM 1 2:40 PM Arrive Lahti


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09:15 PM 09:15 PM Depart Lahti

10:30 PM 10:30 PM Depart Helsinki

11:25 PM 11:25 PM Arrive Dublin

Saturday, October 21

01:00 PM 01:30 PM Turn the sod on the Comhaltas Ceoltoirf Eireann site
Venue: Alfie Byrne Road

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Sunday. October 22

10:15 AM 10:45 AM Address the Order of Malta Ambulance Corps


Venue: The Regency Hotel

11:55 AM 11:55 AM
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Photograph with St. Mary's College, Dundalk Transition Year
Venue: Bodenstown, Co Kildare

12:00 PM 12:00 PM Attend Fianna F6il Annual Wolfe Tone Commemoration


Venue: Bodenstown, Co. Kildare

03:00 PM 03:00 PM Possible drop in to the Educate Together National School Autumn
Fair
Venue: Church Avenue, Glasnevin (timing prov)

04:00 PM 04:00 PM Brief drop into 50th Anniversary celebrations for Frank Kerins
parents; 38 Beresford Ave. (anytime between 4.00 -6.00pm)

Monday, October 23

09:00 AM 09:30 AM
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Attend 'Towards Sustainable Airport Development' Conference
Venue: The Great Southern Hotel, Dublin Airport

11:15 AM 11:45 AM Open new Dublin City Council Playground


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Venue: Portland Place, Dublin 1

12:00 PM 12:30 PM Present Certificates


Venue: Tolka Valley Community Training Centre

02:00 PM 02:30 PM Open new offices of Providence Finance Services Limited


Venue: Beside St Lukes (formerly O'Neills shop)

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05:15 PM 05:45 PM
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Officially open Fitzpatrick Morris Barrett Chartered Accountants
Venue: Sir John Rogersons Quay

06:00 PM 06:30 PM Attend 20th Anniversary Celebration of the Gaiety School of


Acting
Venue: The Gaiety School of Acting, Temple Bar

06:45 PM 07:15 PM Launch 'The Dubs' by Se3n 6 g 6*Cea)lach^in


Venue: Croke Park

07:30 PM 07:30 PM Launch John Boyle's book Home Buyer's Guide to Snag Lists
Venue: Croke Park

Tuesday, October 24

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with TSnaiste Venue : Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government meeting

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:30 PM 04:15 PM Dail Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders'Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting Venue : Leinster House

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07:30 PM 08:00 PM Launch 'Watching the Door, A Memoir 1971-1978' by Kevin
Myers
Venue: The irish Writer's Centre, Parneil Square

Wednesday, October 25

09:00 AM 10:30 AM DSii preparation

10:30 AM 10:30 AM Leaders'Questions

10:51 AM 10:51 AM Question Time

11:36 AM 11:36 AM Order of Business

1 2:45 PM 01:1 5 PM Drop in to Lunch for Bone Marrow for Leukaemia Charity Venue:
Members' Restaurant

01:30 PM 01:50 PM Courtesy cat! from Ambassador Thomas Foley (new US


Ambassador)
Venue: Taoiseach's Office

02:00 PM 03:30 PM Cabinet Committee on European Affairs

03:30 PM 03:45 PM Drop in to meeting on Intellectual Disability {MoS Fahey and


O'Malley and Gerry Hickey attending, meeting starts at 3.00pm)
Venue: Room 301

04:00 PM 05:30 PM Bilateral: Minister for Communications, Marine and Natural


Resources

06:00 PM 07:30 PM Bilateral: Minister for Finance

08:00 PM 08:00 PM Open the new Conference and Events Centre


Venue: Crowne Plaza, Santry Woods

Thursday, October 26

10:30 AM 12:00 PM Bilateral: Minister for Foreign Affairs Venue; Sycamore Room

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03:30 PM 04:00 PM Open Andrew Mannion Structural Engineers Ltd. new offices &
fabrication facility
Venue: Clara Road, Moate, Co. Westmeath

04:30 PM 04:30 PM Officially open the Hilmar Hotel


Venue: Kinnegad

05:1 5 PM 05:15 PM Mullingar Area

08:00 PM 08:00 PM Attend the 80th Anniversary of Fianna Fail event held by
Westmeath Comhairle Ceanntar
Venue: The Mullingar Park Hotel

Friday, October 27

10:30 AM 10:50 AM Visit Askamore Chrldcare Centre


Venue: Carnew, Co. Wexford

11:20 AM 11:40 AM Visit to meet staff & families at St. Patrick's Special School
Venue: Enniscorthy

11:45 AM 12:05 PM Meet delegation of Cllrs.at Town Council Offices


Venue: Enniscorthy

12:05 PM 12:20 PM Press Opportunity


Venue: Town Council Offices, Enniscorthy

12?35 PM 01:00 PM Meeting staff & families at Poulpasty National School


Venue: Clonroche

01:1 5 PM 01:35 PM Officially open Sean Connicks Constituency Office


Venue: New Ross

01:40 PM 02:20 PM Visit New (1) Ross Day Care Centre (2) Drop into New Ross
Community Centre |3} Drop into Haughton Hospital
Venue: New Ross

02:25 PM 02:25 PM Photocall at Dermot Kehoe DIY Store (cut ribbon)


Venue: New Ross

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02:55 PM 03:15 PM Visit Millhouse Nusing Home
Venue: New Ross

03:40 PM 03:55 PM Meet groups at Murrintown Community Child Group


Venue:

04:05 PM 04:25 PM Visit Wexford Creamery Cheese Factory


Venue:

04:30 PM 04:50 PM Launch Wexford Area Partnership Area Manifesto


Venue: Talbot Hotel

04:55 PM 05:15 PM Meet local representatives committees


Venue: Whytes Hotel, Wexford Town

05:25 PM 05:45 PM Open Lisa McDonald's Office


Venue: Wexford Town

06:1 5 PM 06:45 PM Open Amber Springs Hotel


Venue: Gorey

08:00 PM 08:00 PM Drop in to St John of Gods Gala Dinner to draw ticket for their car
draw Venue; Jury's Hotel, Ballsbridge (between 8.00pm and
8.30pm) (ref Joe Burke)

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Saturday, October 28

Keep free

Sunday, October 29

Keep free

Monday, October 30

Bank Holiday

Keep free

Tuesday, October 31

09:00 AM 09:40 AM Guest speaker at Dublin Chamber's Corporate Members lunch


Venue: The Four Seasons Hotel

09:00 AM 12:00 PM Keep free : paperwork / canvassing

02.00 PM 05:00 PM Keep free : paperwork / canvassing

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Wednesday, November 1

08:30 AM 08:30 AM Meeting with Fianna Fail Ministers Venue : Sycamore Room

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with Tanaiste and Ministers Cowen and Harney Venue
Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government meeting

02:00 PM 02:00 PM Photographs: (i) Deputy Jimmy Devins; and (ii) Deputy Tom McEKistrim
Venue: Meeting Room

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02:15 PM 03:45 PM Dai) preparation

03:45 PM 03:45 PM Leaders' Questions

04:06 PM 04:06 PM Question Time

04:51PM 04:51PM Order of Business

06:30 PM 07:30 PM

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07:30 PM 07:45 PM

Thursday, November 2

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09:00 AM 09:30 AM Open the European Foundation Forum entitled "Competitive Europe
Social Europe Partners or rivals?" Venue: Dublin Castle

10:00AM 11:30 AM

11:45 AM 12:15 PM Briefing by Minister Cowen on NDP [Tanaiste and officials to attend
also] Venue: Room 308

12:30 PM 02:00 PM Host lunch for Mark Hurd, CEO and group from Hewlett Packard
[Minister Cowen, D. McCarthy and S. Dorgan (IDA) to attend] Venue:
Dining Room

02:00 PM 03:30 PM Bilateral: Minister for Social and Family Affairs

03:40 PM 03:40 PM

04:00 PM 05:30 PM Bilateral: Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform

05:30 PM 06:00 PM

06:45 PM 06:45 PM

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07:50 PM 09:20 PM Dinner with the Islamic Community
Venue: The Burlington Hotel

Friday, November 3
Keep Free before 4.00pm for Ard Fheis preparation Venue: St. Lukes

11:00 AM 12:00 PM
ft

12:30 PM 12:30 PM

04:50 PM 05:20 PM
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06:15 PM 06:45 PM Launch book entitled "Who's Who in Ireland 2007, Irish People Of
Influence"
Venue: Brown Thomas, Grafton Street

07:00 PM 07:30 PM Launch book by Mr. Ivor Kenny 'From There to Here, a Management
Journey'
Venue: The Royal College of Surgeons

Saturday, November 4

Keep free all day : One day Ard Fheis (Citywest Hotel, Dublin)

Sunday, November 5

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01:35 PM 01:35 PM Attend International Rules match between Australia and Ireland
(throw-in 2.00pm)
Venue: Croke Park

Monday, November 6

09:30 AM 09:30 AM

10:00 AM 10:30 AM Interview with Conor McGuinness, Biackrock College


Venue: St. Lukes

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11:00 AM 11:30 AM Meeting re matters related to Dublin Port Tunnel Venue: St Lukes

01:00 PM 06:00 PM Keep free: canvassing I paperwork

06:30 PM 07:00 PM Launch St. Patrick's College book "Drumcondra: a history"


Venue: St. Patrick's College, Drumcondra, Dublin 9

Tuesday, November 7

09:00 AM 09:00 AM Meeting with Fianna Fail Ministers Venue : Sycamore Room

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with Tanaiste Venue : Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:30 PM 04:15 PM Dail Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders' Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting Venue : Leinster House

07:30 PM 08:00 PM Launch Frank Sherwin's autobiography entitled "Independent and


Unrepentant"
Venue: Ashling Hotel

08:15 PM 08:45 PM

Wednesday, November 8

08:40 AM 08:40 AM Depart Dublin Airport {VIP Suite)

11:10 AM 11:10 AM Arrive Brussels (local time lrl+1 hr)

11:30 AM 11:30 AM Greeted on arrival at European Commission by President Barroso

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11 ;45 AM 11:45 AM Tete-a-Tete with President Barroso

12:00 PM 12:00 PM Address College of Commissioners (Taoiseach plus 6)

01:00 PM 02:15 PM Lunch with President Barroso (Taoiseach plus 3)

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Joint Press Opportunity with President Barroso

02:45 PM 02:45 PM Transfer to Airport

03:15 PM 03:15 PM Depart Brussels (local time lrl+1hr)

03:45 PM 03:45 PM Arrive Dublin

04:00 PM 05:00 PM Keep free on return from Brussels (ref Mandy Johnston)

Thursday, November 9

08:20 AM 08:20 AM ft
08:45 AM 09:15 AM Give opening address at the Labour Relations Commission Symposium
Venue: Croke Park

09:45 AM 11:15 AM Bilateral: Minister for Transport

11:30 AM 12:45 PM Bilateral: Minister for Community, Rural and Gaettacht Affairs

12:55 PM 12:55 PM Interview (by phone) with Shannonside Radio (ref Fianna Fail Press
Office) Venue: Taoiseach's office

01:15 PM 02:15 PM Mfjfcolitr I t — |

02:45 PM 02:45 PM Depart St Patrick's College, Drumcondra

03:40 PM 03:40 PM Arrive Sean O'Halson GAA Pitch, Ballinamore, Leitrim.

04:00 PM 04:00 PM Visit St. Felim's School


Venue: Ballinamore (timing prov)

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04:30 PM 04:30 PM Open Enterprise Centre
Venue: Ballinamore (timing prov)

05:00 PM 05:00 PM Opening of John McGahem Library


Venue: Mohill

06:00 PM 06:00 PM Walkabout and Visit to the Dock Arts Centre


Venue: Carrick-on-Shannon

06:45 PM 06:45 PM Landmark Hotel


Meetings (1) Leitrim GAA (2) Defibrillator Group (3) Ballinamore
Development Group (4) Leitrim Observer Interview

08:00 PM 09:30 PM Attend the 80th Anniversary Celebration


Venue: The Landmark Hotel, Carrick-on-Shannon

10:00 PM 10:00 PM Overnight in The Landmark Hotel

Friday, November 10

08:00 AM 08:00 AM Attend Breakfast


Venue: Bush Hotel, Carrick-on-Shannon

09:40 AM 09:40 AM Visit Old School, Rooskey

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Visiting St. Barry's GAA Club


Venue: Tamonbarry

10:20 AM 10:20 AM Visit Schools/Day Care Centre


Venue: Strokestown

10:45 AM 10:45 AM Visit School; Elphin

11:30 AM 11:30 AM Visit Veterinary Office/Childcare


Venue: Drumshambo

12:00 PM 12:00 PM Fianna Fail Office.


Venue: Boyle

12:45 PM 12:45 PM Visit Childcare Centre


Venue: Frenchpark

01:15 PM 01:15 PM Visit St. Nathy's College


Venue: Baliaghaderreen

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02:30 PM 02:30 PM Visit Chlldcare/Comm unity Centre
Venue: Loughgiynn

03:00 PM 03:00 PM Greg Kelly/Holy Trinity Old Church


Venue: Castlerea

04:00 PM 04:00 PM Depart O'Rourke GAA pitch Venue: Castlerea, Co Roscommon

04:40 PM 04:40 PM Arrive St Patricks College

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07:30 PM 08:30 PM Attend Gaelic Players Association Gala Awards Evening [Dress:
Blacktie)
Venue: Citywest Hotel

09:00 PM 10:00 PM

Saturday, November 11

03.00 PM 03:00 PM For information: Oliver Plunkett v Gardai GAA Match


Venue: Westmanstown

04:50 PM 04:50 PM Attend Ireland v South Africa Rugby Match (kick off 5.00pm)
Venue: Lansdowne

Sunday, November 12

11:00AM 12:00PM Attend the 6th Annual Stoneybatter Senior Citizens Association Mass
Venue: Church of the Sacred Heart, Arbour Hill {and possible
reception)

12:15PM 12:15PM Possible drop in to St. Mary's School, Hockey Club


Venue: Old Flnglas Road
(timing prov)

12:45 PM 01:00 PM Photocall to launch S2S (Sutton to Sandycove Walkway/Cycleway) with


Minister Roche Venue: Clontarf Seafront

07:30 PM 10:30 PM Attend Dr. Michael Smurfit's Retirement Dinner from the European
Round Table of Industrialists
Venue: The K Club

Monday, November 13

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09:00 AM 09:30 AM Open the Bioireland Conference
Venue: O'Reilly Hall, UCD

10:15 AM 10:15 AM

10:55 AM 11:30 AM Present Teagasc Certicates


Venue: The Botanic Gardens

12:00 PM 01:15 PM Meeting with Siovakian Prime Minister Fico Venue: Government
Buildings

01:30 PM 02:30 PM Cabinet Committee meeting Venue: Sycamore Room

03:00 PM 04:15 PM Meeting with Scottish First Minister, Jack McConnell (inci press
conference) Venue: Government Buildings

05:00 PM 06:00 PM Briefing with the President


Venue: Aras an Uachtarain

Tuesday, November 14

08:00 AM 08:00 AM

09:00 AM 09:00 AM Meeting with Fianna Fail Ministers Venue : Sycamore Room

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with Tanaiste and Ministers Cowen and Harney Venue
Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:30 PM 04:15 PM Dail Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders'Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting Venue ; Leinster House

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07:00 PM 07:10 PM Brief drop in to reception hosted by the Captain of the Guard for
Romanian Orphanage volunteers Venue: Members Restaurant

07:15 PM 08:00 PM Guest of Honour at the PA Consulting Group Awards Ceremony


Venue: The National Museum

Wednesday, November 15

09:00 AM 10:30 AM Dail preparation

10:30 AM 10:30 AM Leaders' Questions

10:51AM 10:51AM Question Time

11 ;36 AM 11:36 AM Order of Business

12:40 PM 12:40 PM g
01:30 PM 01:45 PM Drop in to lunch between Gerry Howlin, Mandy Johnston and News
International Venue: Meeting Room (time flexible)

02:00 PM 03:30 PM Cabinet Committee on Housing, Infrastructure and PPP's

03:30 PM 07:00 PM Keep free for paperwork Venue: St Lukes

07:25 PM 07:25 PM Attend Euro 2008 Qualifier Ireland V. San Marino (kick off 7.30pm)
Venue: Lansdowne Road

09:30 PM 09:30 PM

Thursday, November 16

08:00 AM 08:00 AM A
09:00 AM 09:30 AM Address the Irish Tourist Industry Confederation Breakfast Seminar
Venue: Berkeley Court Hotel

09:45 AM 10:15 AM Visit the Life Centre School Venue: Pearse St.

11:00AM 11:45AM
A

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12:00 PM 12:00 PM Pre-record messages (on autocue) for (i) Ronnie Delany Gala Banquet
and (ii) regarding Sr Stan for Focus Ireland event Venue: Dining Room

12:00 PM 12:00 PM For Information Only:


Meeting with Moore Street Traders
Venue: Moore Street (ref Sandra)

12:20 PM 12:20 PM Photograph with Mr. Paddy Feely


Venue: Taoiseach's Office

12:40 PM 12:40 PM
C
01:15 PM 01:45 PM Courtesy call from South African Deputy President Ms. Phumzile
Mlambo-Ngcuka
Venue: Meeting Room

02:00 PM 03:30 PM Bilateral: Minister for Arts, Sports and Tourism

04:00 PM 05:30 PM Bilateral: Attorney General

06:30 PM 07:00 PM Launch the Dublin North Central Forum for Consultation with new
Communities
Venue: Conference Room, Store Street Garda Station

07:15 PM 07:45 PM Launch Marianne Dutoit's book


Venue: 15 St. Stephen's Green

08:00 PM 09:00 PM Attend pre-dinner reception before the Rotary Group Annual Dinner
Venue: Dublin Castle

Friday, November 17

09:15 AM 11:15AM Keep free : paperwork

11:15 AM 11:15 AM A-
11:30 AM 11:45 AM Record piece for radio on Estimates with the Press Office Venue: St
Lukes

12:00 PM 12:30 PM Launch DCU's Sports Academy


Venue: DCU

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01:00 PM 02:00 PM Guest of Honour at the Clondalkin Chamber of Commerce Lunch
Venue: Finnstown Country House Hotel

02:15 PM 02:30 PM Launch Lucan Transport Report


Venue: Train Station, Adamstown, Lucan

02:30 PM 06:30 PM Keep free: paperwork / canvassing

Saturday, November 18
For Information:
Possible drop in to Terri Dooley's Fheis
Venue: Sportslink, Old Airport Road (mid afternoon) (Ref: Sandra)

11:30 AM 11:30 AM Photo with Navan Road United Football Club


Venue: Ashington Park (ref Sandra)

02:00 PM 02:00 PM Briefly visit to Fr Michael McCuiiagh, Vincentian Missionaries Venue: St


Peter's Church, Phibsborough (ref Sandra)

06:15 PM 06:15 PM
A-
07:15 PM 07:45 PM Attend CARI Foundation pre-dinner reception at their Annual Gala Ball
[Dress: Blacktie]
Venue: Jury's Hotel, Ballsbridge

08:15 PM 11:15 PM Guest of Honour at the Cumann Peil Gael na mBan All Stars Dinner
[Dress: Blacktie]
Venue: City West Hotel

Sunday, November 19

10:00 AM 04:00 PM For Information - Drop in to Rosmini Parents Association Car Boot Sale
Venue: Grace Park Road (Ref: Sandra)

11:00 AM 03:00 PM Special Government meeting (breakfast in Ante Room from 10.30am,
concluding with lunch in Sycamore Room) Venue: Government
Buildings

03:20 PM 03:35 PM Brief drop in to C.A.S.A. (Caring & Sharing Association) 25th
Anniversary Celebrations
Venue: The Burlington Hotel {time approx)

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03:50 PM 03:50 PM Attend Ireland v Australia Rugby Match (kick off 4.00pm)
Venue: Lansdowne Road

Monday, November 20

Keep free all day (ref Taoiseach)

06:30 PM 09:30 PM For Information: Black Art Exhibition (Educate Together, Ballymun
Road)
Venue: The Porterhouse, Whitworth Road, Dublin 9 (Ref: Sandra)

Tuesday, November 21

08:00 AM 08:00 AM
A
09:00 AM 09:00 AM Meeting with Fianna Fail Ministers Venue : Sycamore Room

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with the Tanaiste Venue : Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:15 PM 03:15 PM Briefly greet Kathleen Tessyman and group (ref Olive) Venue: Leinster
House

03:30 PM 04:15 PM Dail Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders'Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting Venue : Leinster House

Wednesday, November 22

09:00 AM 10:30 AM Dail preparation

10:30AM 10:30AM Leaders'Questions

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10:51AM 10:51AM Question Time

11:36 AM 11:36 AM Order of Business

01:00 PM 01:00 PM
B>
01:30 PM 01:30 PM Photocall 1: eircom CEO, Rex Combs to launch Innovation Awards
Venue: Main Stairs

01:40 PM 01:40 PM Photocall 2: An Oige to launch their publication entitled "An Illustrated
Survey of An Oige's Youth Hostels" Venue: Dining Room

02:00 PM 03:30 PM Cabinet Committee on European Affairs

03:45 PM 03:45 PM
C
04:00 PM 05:30 PM Cabinet Committee on Health

05:45 PM 07:15 PM Bilateral: Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment

07:45 PM 09:00 PM Guest of Honour at the 49th Texaco Sportstars Awards Ceremony
[Dress: Blacktie]
Venue: The Burlington Hotel

Thursday, November 23

09:00 AM 12:00 PM Keep free: paperwork

12:00 PM 12:40 PM

01:00 PM 01:30 PM Officially open new facilities at Marino Institute of Education Venue:
Griffith Ave, Dublin 9

02:00 PM 03:30 PM Bilateral: Minister for Agriculture and Food Venue: Sycamore Room

03:45 PM 03:45 PM A
04:00 PM 05:30 PM Bilateral: Minister for Education and Science Venue: Sycamore Room

05:45 PM 05:55 PM Brief courtesy call from departing Cypriot Ambassador, Andreas
Kakouris Venue: Taoiseach's Office

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06:00 PM 06:00 PM Private meeting Venue: Taoiseach's office

06:45 PM 06:45 PM

Friday, November 24

09:00 AM 11:00 AM Keep free: paperwork

10:40 AM 10:40 AM

11:15AM 11:15 AM

12:00 PM 12:25 PM Visit St. Andrews Resource Centre


Venue: Pearse Street

12:35 PM 12:50 PM Visit Ringsend Community Centre


Venue: Ringsend

12:50 PM 01:05 PM Visit Ringsend Community Creche


Venue: Ringsend

01:05 PM 01:30 PM Officially open Chris Andrews Office


Venue: Ringsend

01:35 PM 02:05 PM Visit Star of the Sea School


Venue: Sandymount

02:30 PM 02:50 PM Visit Queen of Peace Centre


Venue: off Garville Avenue, Rathgar

03:00 PM 03:30 PM Visit St. Louis' Secondary School, Rathmines

03:30 PM 03:45 PM Visit Swan Shopping Centre


Venue: Rathmines

03:45 PM 04:00 PM Visit Motion Picture Clothes Shop


Venue: Rathmines

04:00 PM 04:30 PM Visit Rathmines Information Centre


Venue: Rathmines

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04:40 PM 05:10 PM Visit Terenure Enterprise Centre
Venue: Terenure

05:30 PM 05:50 PM Visit Digges St. Playground

06:30 PM 06:30 PM A
07:45 PM 09:15 PM Attend the Vodafone All Star Awards [Dress: Blacktie]
Venue: Citywest Hotel

Saturday, November 25

02:00 PM 02:30 PM

03:00 PM 03:00 PM Open Christmas Shop {Garden Centre)


Venue: Finglas Road (ref Sandra)

06:25 PM 06:25 PM Attend St. Joseph's Parish Golden Jubilee Mass (6.30pm)
Venue: East Wall, Dublin 3 (ref Sandra)

Sunday, November 26

02:00 PM 02:30 PM Lighting up of the 'Giving Tree'


Venue: Omni, Santry (ref Sandra)

Monday, November 27

09:30 AM 09:30 AM

12:30 PM 01:30 PM Present the FETAC National Craft Certificate Awards


Venue: Croke Park

02:40 PM 02:40 PM Depart Dublin Airport for RAF Northolt by Government Jet

03:30 PM 03:30 PM Arrive RAF Northolt

04:25 PM 05:15 PM Address CBI Annual Conference (speaking at 4.45pm followed by short
Q&A)
Venue: Business Design Centre, Islington, London

06:15 PM 06:15 PM Depart RAF Northolt for Dublin

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07:15 PM 07:15 PM Arrive Dublin Airport

09:30 PM 09:30 PM

Tuesday, November 28
A
08:00 AM 08:00 AM

09:00 AM 09:00 AM Meeting with Fianna Fail Ministers Venue : Sycamore Room

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with the Tanaiste [Minister Cowen to attend also] Venue
Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

01:00 PM 01:00 PM Photograph to mark the first meeting of the Grangegorman


Development Agency Venue: Sycamore Room {time approx)

02:00 PM 04:00 PM [For information only - Clareville Centres Afternoon of music, song &
dance for Senior Citizens
Venue: Clareville Centre, Glasnevin (Ref: Sandra)]

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:20 PM 03:20 PM Photos: (i) Deputy John Moloney and group (ii) Social and Personal
Award (iii) Ciaran Mullooly's book on John Carty Venue: Govt Buildings

03:30 PM 04:15 PM Dail Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders' Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting Venue : Leinster House

07:00 PM 07:10 PM

07:30 PM 07:30 PM k

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07:45 PM 07:45 PM For Information: Surprise Tribute Reception for Seamus Pattison
Venue: Private Dining Room, Leinster House

Wednesday, November 29

09:45 AM 09:45 AM Depart Dublin Airport (VIP Suite)

12:15 PM 12:15 PM Arrive Brussels (local time)

12:30 PM 05:00 PM Visit and Address to the European Parliament, Brussels

05:20 PM 05:20 PM Depart Brussels

05:50 PM 05:50 PM Arrive Dublin Airport (VIP Suite)

Thursday, November 30

10:00AM 10:30AM Meeting with President of the European Parliament, Josep Borreil
Fontelles Venue: Taoiseach's office

10:40 AM 10:40 AM r>


11:15AM 12:00 PM Briefing (on the record) with London based Foreign Press Association
Venue: Sycamore Room

12:00 PM 12:00 PM Introduction to Egyptian Ambassador, His Excellency Ibrahim Khairat

12:10 PM 12:20 PM i2-

12:30 PM 01:15 PM Meeting with bereaved families and survivors of Miami Showband
murders Venue; Meeting Room

02:00 PM 03:30 PM Bilateral: Minister for Defence Venue: Sycamore Room

03:40 PM 03:50 PM

04:00 PM 05:30 PM Bilateral: Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Locai Government
Venue: Sycamore Room

05:30 PM 05:30 PM

Friday, December 1

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10:00 AM 10:30 AM Launch of World Aids Day Venue: Press Centre, Government Buildings

10:30AM 11:30 AM S>


11:30 AM 11:30 AM C

12:10 PM 12:40 PM Visit Inclusion Ireland Facilities


Venue: Unit C2, The Steelworks, Foley Street, Dublin 1

01:00 PM 02:00 PM Guest of Honour at North Dublin Chamber of Commerce Annual


Christmas Lunch
Venue: The Regency Hotel

02:30 PM 03:00 PM V?
03:00 PM 06:00 PM Keep free: paperwork

06:00 PM 06:00 PM

07:15 PM 07:15 PM

Saturday, December 2

08:00 PM 08:00 PM Attend Clontarf Castle Gala Dinner


Venue: Clontarf Castle

Sunday, December 3

11:30 AM 11:30 AM Accept Honorary Black Belt in Taekwon-Do


Venue: Taekwon-Do Centre, Exchequer Street (Ref. Sandra)

03:00 PM 03:00 PM Attend FAI Carlsberg Senior Challenge Cup Final - Derry City F.C. v St.
Patrick's Athletic F.C. (kick-off 3.15 p.m.)
Venue: Lansdowne Road

07:25 PM 08:45 PM Attend Irish Stillbirth & Neonatal Death Society Service of
Remembrance
Venue; St Nicholas Church, Francis St

Monday, December 4

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02:00 PM 02:40 PM Launch Lourdes Youth & Community Services new website & meet with
the Board
Venue: Lr. Sean McDermot St, Dublin 1

03:00 PM 03:40 PM Officially open Library at All Hallows


Venue: All Hallows

04:30 PM 04:30 PM Depart Dublin Airport by Government Jet for London Heathrow

05:30 PM 05:30 PM Arrive Heathrow

06:05 PM 06:45 PM Attend reception hosted by the Mayor of Kensington and Chelsea, Tim
Ahern Venue: Kensington Town Hall, London

07:00 PM 09:30 PM Attend Dinner with Prime Minister Blair (7.00pm tete-a-tete and dinner

at 7.30pm) Venue: Downing Street, London

10:15 PM 10:15 PM Depart Heathrow by Government Jet for Dublin

11:15 PM 11:15 PM Arrive Dublin Airport

Tuesday, December 5

08:00 AM 08:00 AM /v

09:00 AM 09:00 AM Meeting with Fianna Fail Ministers Venue : Sycamore Room

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with Tanaiste Venue : Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:30 PM 04:15 PM Dail Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders' Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting Venue : Leinster House

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08:30 PM 08:30 PM For Information: lona District & Residents Association Annua!
Christmas Drinks
Venue: Maples Hotel, Glasnevin {Ref: Sandra)

Wednesday, December 6

08:00 AM 09:00 AM Government Meeting on the Budget (Buffet Breakfast in Ante Room
from 7.30am)

09:00 AM 10:00 AM Briefing for the Government with Department of Finance officials
Venue: Sycamore Room

10:00 AM 10:30 AM D&il preparation

10:30 AM 10:30 AM Leaders'Questions

10:51AM 11:36AM Question Time

11:36 AM 11:36 AM Order of Business

01:00 PM 01:00 PM Photographs (I) Receive Award Winning Christmas Tree (Front Steps)
{ii) Launch Cappagh Hospital 2007 Fundraising Calendar {Taoiseach's
office)

01:30 PM 02:00 PM Briefing on financial resolutions with D/Flnance officials Venue :


Taoiseach's Office

02:00 PM 02:00 PM Photograph with Senator Marc McSharry and group Venue:
Taoiseach's office

02:15 PM 03:45 PM Keep free: paperwork

03:45 PM 03:45 PM Budget speech by the Minister for Finance {followed by main opposition
spokespersons)

07:15 PM 08:30 PM Keep free : Take Financial Resolutions in the Dail on behalf of the
Minister for Finance (time approx - after Sos)

09:00 PM 09:00 PM Interview with RTE News on the Budget {'live' at 9.10pm approx)Venue:
Taoiseach's office

Thursday, December 7

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09:00 AM 10:30 AM Dai! preparation

10:30 AM 10:30 AM Order of Business

11:00 AM 11:00 AM Taoiseach to speak on Budget Debate (after OoB - time approx}
(followed by Opposition Leaders - all slots are 40 mins - T to speak for
30 mins)

01:00 PM 01:20 PM Attend switching on of Christmas Lights in Leinster House


Venue: Leinster Lawn

01:45 PM 02:30 PM Meeting with President Mubarak of Egypt (mainly tete-a-tete) Venue:
Taoiseach's Office

02:30 PM 03:50 PM Cabinet Committee on Social Inclusion Venue: Room 301

04:00 PM 04:30 PM Cabinet Committee on Housing, Infrastructure and PPP's Venue:


Sycamore Room (end time approx)

04:30 PM 04:40 PM Record interview with LM FM (by phone) Venue: Taoiseach's Office
(time approx)

05:15 PM 05:30 PM Record webcast (sound only) on Budget 2007 Venue: Taoiseach's
office

06:00 PM 06:45 PM Address reception for EU Heads of Mission Venue : Hibernian Club, St
Stephen's Green

07:30 PM 07:30 PM Attend mass Venue: City Quay Church or Gardiner Street Church

08:30 PM 08:30 PM
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Friday, December 8

08:00 AM 08:50 AM
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09:30 AM 09:50 AM Visit V&W Recycling Centre
Venue: Drogheda

09:55 AM 10:20 AM Visit Drogheda Community Services Centre


Venue: Drogheda

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10:25 AM 10:25 AM Media Opportunity (Ref: FF Press Office)
Venue: Drogheda Community Services Centre

10:45 AM 11:00 AM Visit Scotch Hall Shopping Centre


Venue: Drogheda

11:00 AM 11:10 AM Visit South Quay Development


Venue: Drogheda

11:25 AM 11:45 AM Visit Bi tech Engineering


Venue: Dunleer

11:30 AM 11:30 AM For information only (Ref: Sandra)


Renaming of the Bridge on Connaught Street after Liam Whelan
Venue: Cabra, Dublin 7

12:00 PM 12:35 PM Visit Ardee Day Care Centre


Venue: Ardee

12:35 PM 12:55 PM Visit Wheelchair Association


Venue: Ardee

12:55 PM 12:55 PM Photocall at Louth County Board Darver Development


Venue: Darver, Readypenny, Dundalk

01:25 PM 01:55 PM Officially open Four Seasons Hotel


Venue: Carlingford

02:10 PM 02:40 PM Turn the sod at Dundalk Racecourse Track


Venue: Dundalk

02:45 PM 03:10 PM Visit Rehab Care


Venue: Church Street, Dundalk

03:10 PM 03:10 PM Photo at Sean T. O'Reilly Solicitors Office (brief stop)


Venue: Dundalk (time approx)

03:20 PM 03:45 PM Officially open Dundalk Ice Dome


Venue: Dundalk

03:50 PM 04:30 PM Officially open Smart Home new Factory


Venue: Finnabair Industrial Estate, Dundalk

04:50 PM 05:20 PM View Togher Community Development Group Facility


Venue: Togher

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05:30 PM 06:00 PM Visit to Grove Hotel
Venue: Dunleer

07:45 PM 07:45 PM Drop in to Irish Autism Action Masquerade Ball (Keith Duffy) [Dress:
Blacktie]
Venue: The Royal Hospital Kilmainham (ref Sandra)

08:30 PM 08:30 PM Attend Department of the Taoiseach Christmas Party


Venue: Dublin Castle

Saturday, December 9

05:00 PM 05:30 PM
/V
07:00 PM 07:00 PM

09:00 PM 09:00 PM A

Sunday, December 10
10:55 AM 12:15 PM

03:00 PM 03:00 PM Drop in to Senior Citizens Christmas Party


Venue: Croke Park (timing prov) (ref Cyprian)

08:00 PM 08:00 PM For Information: Irish Handball Centre Social Club & Bar Social Night
Venue: St. Joseph's Avenue, Clonliffe Road {ref Sandra)

Monday, December 11

11:00 AM 11:00 AM Photo & presentation of a cheque to Chloe O'Moore


Venue: St. Luke's

11:15AM 11:15AM

12:20 PM 01:00 PM Officially launch the Biodiagnostics Institute


Venue: DCU

01:30 PM 03:00 PM Attend Lunch for the International Financial Services Industry
Venue: Dublin Castle

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03:20 PM 03:50 PM Officially open the Camara facility Venue: Castle Forbes Rd (near Point
Depot)

05:10 PM 05:40 PM Briefing with the President


Venue: Aras an Uachtarain

05:40 PM 06:10 PM Judical Appointments Venue: Aras an Uachtarain

06:30 PM 07:00 PM Attend reception for Irish Hospice Foundation "Evening of


Thanksgiving" Venue: Royal Hospital Kilmainham

07:30 PM 08:00 PM Launch of 'A Season of Sundays' by Ray McManus Venue: Jury's Hotel,
Croke Park

Tuesday, December 12

09:00 AM 09:00 AM Meeting with Fianna Fail Ministers Venue : Sycamore Room

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with Tanaiste Venue : Taoiseach's Office

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Government Meeting

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Question Time

03:30 PM 04:15 PM Dai! Preparation

04:15 PM 04:15 PM Leaders'Questions

04:36 PM 04:36 PM Order of Business

05:30 PM 07:00 PM Parliamentary Party Meeting Venue : Leinster House

07:00 PM 07:30 PM

07:30 PM 08:00 PM

08:00 PM 08:00 PM For Information: Montpelier Park & O'Devaney Gardens Senior Citizens
Christmas Party
Venue: Nancy Hands Pub, Parkgate St (Ref: Sandra)

Wednesday, December 13

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09:00 AM 10:00 AM Dail preparation

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Tanaiste

10:30 AM 10:30 AM Leaders' Questions

10:51 AM 10:51 AM Question Time

11:36 AM 11:36 AM Order of Business

12:30 PM 12:30 PM K
01:30 PM 01:30 PM Photo to launch "A Pet is not for Christmas" Campaign
Venue: Courtyard

01:40 PM 01:40 PM Photo with Tras Honan, Ann Honan-Croke & Thomas Croke Venue:
Taoiseach's office

02:00 PM 03:30 PM Cabinet Committee on Health Venue: Sycamore Room

03:35 PM 03:35 PM

03:45 PM 03:45 PM %
04:00 PM 05:00 PM Cabinet Committee on European Affairs [Pre European Council] Venue:
Sycamore Room

05:00 PM 05:00 PM

05:20 PM 05:30 PM Record (on autocue) a short message of welcome for Romania's entry
to the EU on 1 January
Venue: Meeting Room

05:45 PM 06:15 PM Interview with JJ Gibbons for book on Parknasilla Hotel


Venue: Taoiseach's office

06:30 PM 07:00 PM Guest of Honour at the ICT Ireland Annual Members Evening
Venue: IBEC Confederation House, Lr Baggot St

07:30 PM 07:30 PM Attend Failte Ireland Dinner Venue: Amiens Street

Thursday, December 14

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European Council Venue : Brussels

10:20 AM 10:20 AM For Information {ref: Sandra)


Meeting on Mannix Hill with Paddy Reiliy, Sean Nolan & The Park
Superintendent of Parks Mr. Gerry Barry

11:00 AM 12:00 PM Record radio messages on the NDP Venue: St Lukes

12:00 PM 02:00 PM Private Lunch

02:45 PM 02:45 PM Depart Dublin Airport (VIP Suite) for Brussels by Lear Jet

05:15 PM 05:15 PM Arrive Brussels (local time: Irl +1hr)

07:30 PM 07:30 PM For information only: Clareville Centre Senior Citizens Christmas Party
Venue: Clareville Centre, Glasnevin {Ref: Sandra)

Friday, December 15

European Council Venue : Brussels

12:00 PM 12:00 PM For information only: Rutland Street School Christmas Mass Venue:
Lourdes Church, Sean McDermott Street {Ref Cyprian)

02:30 PM 02:30 PM Depart Brussels by Lear Jet (local time: Irl +1 hr)

03:00 PM 03:00 PM Arrive Dublin Airport (VIP Suite)

Saturday, December 16

02:00 PM 02:00 PM

06:30 PM 06:30 PM

08:00 PM 08:00 PM

10:00 PM 10:00 PM

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17-Dec-06 - 31-Dec-06

Sunday, December 17

12:30 PM 12:30 PM Attend Martin Savage Commemoration


Venue: Navan Road

Monday, December 18

09:15 AM 09:15AM /V
09:30 AM 09:30 AM Meeting with Tanaiste and Garda Commissioner
in Meeting Room.

10:30 AM 10:30 AM Meeting regarding Monaghan Hospital Venue: Sycamore Room

12:00 PM 04:00 PM

05:00 PM 08:00 PM Keep free: phone calls

07:00 PM 07:00 PM
A
07:30 PM 07:30 PM Possible drop in to a Reception Minister O'Cuiv is hosting for Irish
language groups
Venue: Italian Room (not attending)

08:30 PM 08:30 PM

Tuesday, December 19

09:30 AM 09:30 AM Breakfast in Dining Room, Farmleigh

09:45 AM 09:45 AM

10:00 AM 10:15 AM f>


Brief Speech at Press Conference on the Irish Language Venue:
Ballroom, Farmleigh

10:15 AM 10:45 AM Meeting with Tanaiste Venue : Farmleigh

10:45 AM 10:45 AM Government Meeting Venue: Farmleigh

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01 ;15 PM 02:15 PM Government Lunch Venue: Farmleigh

02:30 PM 03:00 PM Media: (i) Drivetime Column (Script) and (ii) Will Leahy Show
(Telephone Interview)
Venue: Farmleigh

03:00 PM 06:30 PM Keep free: phone calls Venue: Farmleigh

07:30 PM 09:30 PM Attend Political Correspondents Dinner Venue: Farmleigh

Wednesday, December 20

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Official opening of Dublin Port Tunnel Venue: East Wall Road

11:00 AM 11:00 AM Keep free from 11.00am onwards - Cheese & Wine Reception
Venue: St. Lukes

Thursday, December 21

09:00 AM 10:00 AM Record Christmas messages with radio journalists (followed by informal
breakfast) Venue: Farmleigh

10:30 AM 10:30 AM Drop in to Military Police Christmas Coffee Morning


Venue: Basement, Government Buildings (time approx)

11:00 AM 11:20 AM Courtesy Call from the Archbishop of Dublin


Venue: Taoiseach's Office

11:30 AM 11:30 AM Photographs (i) receiving the IPA Yearbook and Diary 2007 and (ii)
promoting the GOAL Mile Venue: Ceremonial Stairs and Courtyard

12:15 PM 12:45 PM Attend Department Choir performance (starting at 12.00pm) Venue:


Foyer, Government Buildings

12:50 PM 12:50 PM Brief drop in from Gerry Davis and Paul Allen, Public Relations
Consultants Association Venue: Taoiseach's Office

12:55 PM 12:55 PM

01:00 PM 05:00 PM Keep free : paperwork

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05.30 PM 05:30 PM

08:30 PM 08:30 PM Drop in to Na Fianna GAA Club


Venue: Mobhi Road (Ref: Sandra)

Friday, December 22

Keep free

05:00 PM 05:00 PM

Saturday, December 23

Keep free

Sunday, December 24

Keep free

10:00 AM 10:00 AM Interview with Joe Duffy, RTE Radio 1 Venue: Duke Street (time
approx)

Monday, December 25

Keep free

Tuesday, December 26

Keep free

Wednesday, December 27

Keep free

12:45 PM 12:45 PM
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Thursday, December 28

Keep free

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12:00 PM 03:00 PM Keep free: Photos Venue: 33 Avenue Road, Bloomfield Avenue (South
Circular Road)

07:00 PM 07:00 PM
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Friday, December 29

Keep free

12:30 PM 12:30 PM

Saturday, December 30

Keep free

Sunday, December 31

Keep free

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