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# farmleigh - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

Pence urges Ireland and EU to negotiate in 'good faith' with Boris Johnson on Brexit

Pence’s message on Brexit today was stronger than many had been expecting.

The Taoiseach and his partner have welcomed Mike Pence to Farmleigh ahead of a family lunch

The US Vice President stopped by the Áras earlier this morning.

# farmleigh - Thursday 4 April, 2019

In a 'moving' meeting with North community members, Merkel compared border issue to Iron Curtain

Ahead of the formal meeting, Merkal and Taoiseach Leo Varadkar participated in a roundtable discussion with people from Northern Ireland and the border area.

# farmleigh - Sunday 6 January, 2019

It was touted as an official Taoiseach's residence - what is Steward's Lodge used for now?

The house was used “every now and again” by Brian Cowen, but now it is only used about a dozen times a year.

# farmleigh - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

'It's not good enough': Deirdre Jacob's father slams lack of progress in missing person cases

Michael Jacob gave an impromptu speech at the end of today’s ceremony to mark National Missing Persons Day.

# farmleigh - Thursday 3 December, 2015

'Happy moments we've shared have almost melted like snow' - brother's touching tribute to missing sister

His poem was read as part of national Missing Persons Day.

# farmleigh - Monday 8 December, 2014

Joan Burton accidentally poses with giant spliff

Yes, this happened.

# farmleigh - Friday 12 July, 2013

Just 11 heads of state have stayed in Farmleigh in four and a half years

The estate in the Phoenix Park has cost the state €39million in operational costs since 2001.

# farmleigh - Friday 14 September, 2012

Congrats! Ireland's Paralympians to be honoured at Farmleigh

Taoiseach Enda Kenny will be hosting a reception later today for the Irish team to celebrate their haul of sixteen medals at London 2012.

# farmleigh - Friday 15 June, 2012

Economy and cooperation topping agenda at Farmleigh meeting

The North South Ministerial Council meets in Dublin today to discuss issues of joint concern.

# farmleigh - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Column: Culture was Farmleigh's answer; Dublin Castle was about quick economic wins

Of the two forums on global Irish economics, Farmleigh’s message that culture was the answer to our fiscal woes got lost along the way, writes culture business consultant Anna Walsh.

# farmleigh - Friday 10 June, 2011

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The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: New ministers from north and south of the border meet for the first time today; more protests on the way in Syria, and the unthinkable…a Father Ted rip off.

New governments North and South of the border to hold talks in Dublin

The coalition government will take part in its first North-South Ministerial Council meeting at Farmleigh House today.

# farmleigh - Monday 23 May, 2011

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#PotusIE: What Twitter is making of Obama’s visit

Our selection of today’s top tweets on Barack and Michelle Obama’s historic visit.

Obama’s Irish visit: A timeline

The impromptu hurley jokes; the emotional speeches; the bad hair day. We’ve got it all in our minute-by-minute timeline of this historic day.

Obama arrives at Farmleigh house to meet with Taoiseach and Tánaiste

The US president has arrived at Farmleigh house for an official bilateral meeting with the Taoiseach and the Tánaiste.

# farmleigh - Thursday 5 May, 2011

No room for Croker in Obama's flying visit

Reports of the itinerary for President Obama’s visit show limited travel plans with little more than 24 hours in Ireland.