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# pat-cox - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Former artistic director of Limerick National City of Culture backs new appointment
# Limerick City Of Culture
# Limerick City Of Culture

Former artistic director of Limerick National City of Culture backs new appointment

Jan 7th 2014, 10:29 PM 6,772 Views 10 Comments

Karl Wallace has said that Mike Fitzpatrick’s appointment will ensure that “arts and culture are once more front and centre”.

Mike Fitzpatrick appointed interim head of Limerick City of Culture
# Limerick
# Limerick

Mike Fitzpatrick appointed interim head of Limerick City of Culture

Jan 7th 2014, 1:54 PM 8,034 Views 42 Comments

Chairman Pat Cox said he was grateful to Fitzpatrick for “stepping up to the mark”.

# pat-cox - Monday 6 January, 2014

Pat Cox: 'I never asked for Patricia Ryan to be appointed'
# Limerick City Of Culture
# Limerick City Of Culture

Pat Cox: 'I never asked for Patricia Ryan to be appointed'

Jan 6th 2014, 12:55 PM 11,709 Views 72 Comments

He said he did not ask anyone to resign from their positions either.

# pat-cox - Sunday 5 January, 2014

Arts Minister read about Limerick City of Culture resignation ‘in the paper’
# Limerick City Of Culture
# Limerick City Of Culture

Arts Minister read about Limerick City of Culture resignation ‘in the paper’

Jan 5th 2014, 1:55 PM 12,008 Views 39 Comments

The Arts Minister says he won’t be seeking changes to the board, other than including the ‘Limerick arts community’.

# pat-cox - Saturday 4 January, 2014

Facebook page of Limerick City of Culture is hacked
# Culture Clash
# Culture Clash

Facebook page of Limerick City of Culture is hacked

Jan 4th 2014, 7:43 PM 30,504 Views 67 Comments

Protest ‘takeover’ of official social media page echoes calls for resignations from board.

Poll: Do you support the City of Culture scheme?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you support the City of Culture scheme?

Jan 4th 2014, 9:44 AM 12,031 Views 69 Comments

With fresh controversy surrounding Limerick’s City of Culture year, we ask you what you think of the scheme itself.

# pat-cox - Friday 3 January, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Jan 3rd 2014, 9:30 PM 31,114 Views 6 Comments

Everyone’s been talking about Pat Cox, a Donegal house fire, and the bad weather…

Limerick City of Culture chair Pat Cox stands his ground amid controversy
# Bad Start
# Bad Start

Limerick City of Culture chair Pat Cox stands his ground amid controversy

Jan 3rd 2014, 8:11 PM 19,086 Views 92 Comments

The chair of the beleaguered project says he is still convinced that the first ever national city of culture can still be a success despite the initial problems.

# pat-cox - Thursday 2 January, 2014

The 5 at 5: Thursday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Thursday

Jan 2nd 2014, 4:50 PM 9,880 Views 6 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Just as the event begins, the artistic director of Limerick National City of Culture quits
# Limerick
# Limerick

Just as the event begins, the artistic director of Limerick National City of Culture quits

Jan 2nd 2014, 3:04 PM 19,561 Views 83 Comments

Karl Wallace tendered his resignation along with two others as the board chairman Pat Cox denies influence in the appointment of his former assistant as CEO.

# pat-cox - Monday 4 February, 2013

'Respectable case to be made for debt write-off' - Pat Cox
# Ireland In The EU
# Ireland In The EU

'Respectable case to be made for debt write-off' - Pat Cox

Feb 4th 2013, 2:15 PM 6,746 Views 23 Comments

In a wide-ranging interview, the former president of the European Parliament, Pat Cox also said that “the bankruptcy laws in Ireland are a crock”.

# pat-cox - Thursday 10 May, 2012

GAA distances itself from managers' Yes campaign
# Referendum
From The42
# Referendum

GAA distances itself from managers' Yes campaign

May 10th 2012, 6:21 PM 3,615 Views 8 Comments

Brian Cody, Conor Counihan and Pat Gilroy are patrons of the recently-launched Alliance for Ireland movement.

# pat-cox - Wednesday 2 November, 2011

Fine Gael ready to "move on" from presidential election
# Fine Gael
# Fine Gael

Fine Gael ready to "move on" from presidential election

Nov 2nd 2011, 9:53 PM 532 Views 14 Comments

The party’s presidential candidate Gay Mitchell did not attend tonight’s parliamentary party meeting.

# pat-cox - Tuesday 1 November, 2011

Mitchell unlikely to attend Fine Gael's post-election meeting
# Fine Gael
# Fine Gael

Mitchell unlikely to attend Fine Gael's post-election meeting

Nov 1st 2011, 2:10 PM 1,274 Views 10 Comments

The party’s failed presidential candidate has returned to Brussels as Fine Gael looks set to examine where it went wrong in the Race for the Áras.

# pat-cox - Friday 9 September, 2011

First candidates named in Dublin West by-election
# Starter's Orders
# Starter's Orders

First candidates named in Dublin West by-election

Sep 9th 2011, 10:40 AM 1,694 Views 13 Comments

The election is eight weeks away, but we already have a few candidates – though larger parties are yet to name theirs.

# pat-cox - Saturday 9 July, 2011

The 9 at 9: Saturday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Jul 9th 2011, 8:53 AM 2,906 Views 8 Comments

Nine things to know this morning – including the latest on the NOTW scandal, and radical reform for College Green and the Junior Cert…

# pat-cox - Thursday 7 July, 2011

Avril Doyle rules herself out of Presidential race
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Avril Doyle rules herself out of Presidential race

Jul 7th 2011, 2:38 PM 508 Views 3 Comments

Former MEP says she is a “realist” and late to the race and “unlikely” to secure the Fine Gael nomination for Aras run.

# pat-cox - Thursday 23 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Thursday
# The Daily Fix
# The Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Jun 23rd 2011, 8:02 PM 1,768 Views 9 Comments

In this evening’s wrap-up: All eyes on Brussels, a new plant at Sellafield, some classic tourist no-nos, and Dublin Zoo’s latest arrival…

# pat-cox - Tuesday 21 June, 2011

Longford seeks legal advice over Gallagher, as Doyle joins crowded FG race
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Longford seeks legal advice over Gallagher, as Doyle joins crowded FG race

Jun 21st 2011, 5:22 PM 506 Views 6 Comments

Longford County Council seeks advice on whether last night’s meeting validly nominated Sean Gallagher’s presidential bid.

# pat-cox - Saturday 18 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Jun 18th 2011, 8:07 PM 3,112 Views 4 Comments

In today’s Fix: Irish woman dies in Australian road accident; Adams calls for united Ireland; Ireland’s social network obsession; Norris targets the quilters; and Niland’s Wimbledon dream.

# pat-cox - Friday 17 June, 2011

Cox admits 'uphill struggle' as he confirms bid for FG presidential nod
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# Pat Cox

Cox admits 'uphill struggle' as he confirms bid for FG presidential nod

Jun 17th 2011, 11:24 AM 290 Views 6 Comments

The former PD launches his campaign for Fine Gael’s nomination, but acknowledges there will be difficulty ahead.

# pat-cox - Tuesday 14 June, 2011

Fine Gael accepts Pat Cox's application to join the party
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Fine Gael accepts Pat Cox's application to join the party

Jun 14th 2011, 10:05 PM 478 Views 18 Comments

Cox is now expected to seek the FG nomination in the race for the Áras. He’s a former MEP and European Parliament president.

# pat-cox - Sunday 12 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Jun 12th 2011, 7:09 PM 1,993 Views 0 Comments

In your rainy Sunday Fix: Gilmore says we can still get an interest rate cut; bad news for growth in Irish businesses; the result of our caption competition; and a bit of Eric Clapton to brighten up your evening.

Mitchell's presidential hopes complicate Fine Gael leadership's backing for Cox
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Mitchell's presidential hopes complicate Fine Gael leadership's backing for Cox

Jun 12th 2011, 12:27 PM 520 Views 16 Comments

Party leadership have pinned their hopes on Cox but had not factored in Gay Mitchell who declared his intention to seek the nomination on Friday.

# pat-cox - Friday 10 June, 2011

Gay Mitchell confirms campaign for FG presidential nomination
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Gay Mitchell confirms campaign for FG presidential nomination

Jun 10th 2011, 1:42 PM 577 Views 7 Comments

The Dublin MEP joins Mairead McGuinness – and probably Pat Cox – in seeking the largest party’s official approval.

# pat-cox - Tuesday 7 June, 2011

Daily Fix: Tuesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

Daily Fix: Tuesday

Jun 7th 2011, 7:54 PM 761 Views 1 Comment

All the day’s news, and the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Cox applies to join FG - while Niall O'Dowd "has the numbers" for presidential bid
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Cox applies to join FG - while Niall O'Dowd "has the numbers" for presidential bid

Jun 7th 2011, 1:25 PM 849 Views 6 Comments

Pat Cox has applied to become a member of the St Luke’s branch of Fine Gael, in his local Cork North Central area.

# pat-cox - Monday 6 June, 2011

The 9 at 9: Monday
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# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Jun 6th 2011, 9:10 AM 3,504 Views 9 Comments

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Talks between Aer Lingus and pilots continue through the night, UN says there should be prosecutions over the Magdalene Laundries and Portugal’s government falls.

# pat-cox - Sunday 5 June, 2011

Fianna Fáil may not run Áras candidate as Fine Gael could opt for Martin McAleese
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Fianna Fáil may not run Áras candidate as Fine Gael could opt for Martin McAleese

Jun 5th 2011, 12:25 PM 879 Views 22 Comments

New poll also finds that support for David Norris’ presidential bid does not appear to have been adversely affected by the recent controversy surrounding an interview he gave nine years ago.

The 9 at 9: Sunday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Jun 5th 2011, 9:11 AM 2,690 Views 6 Comments

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Aer Lingus strikes could save Ireland from E.coli, even more payouts for Ivor Callely, and no more baggy trousers in Texas…

# pat-cox - Saturday 4 June, 2011

The 9 at 9: Saturday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Jun 4th 2011, 9:11 AM 2,179 Views 5 Comments

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Aer Lingus talks break down, water supplies could be hit by hot weather, and one man’s year-long battle with Croagh Patrick nears an end.

# pat-cox - Tuesday 31 May, 2011

Geoghegan-Quinn got EU job ‘because Barroso demanded a female nominee’ – WikiLeaks
# Wikileaks
# Wikileaks

Geoghegan-Quinn got EU job ‘because Barroso demanded a female nominee’ – WikiLeaks

May 31st 2011, 7:43 AM 759 Views 6 Comments

Cables given to the Irish Independent suggest that the European Commission urged Ireland to choose a female commissioner.

# pat-cox - Friday 27 May, 2011

Poll: Who would get your vote as next President of Ireland?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Who would get your vote as next President of Ireland?

May 27th 2011, 8:51 AM 16,494 Views 55 Comments

Up to ten names have now been mentioned in connection with the presidency. We want to know which of these ten – some who’ve already declared an interest and a few who’ve shown none at all – would be mostly likely to get your vote at this stage.

# pat-cox - Thursday 12 May, 2011

Pat Cox declares interest in running for the presidency
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Pat Cox declares interest in running for the presidency

May 12th 2011, 1:50 PM 821 Views 0 Comments

The former president of the European parliament is exploring all options as he considers running for Áras an Uactaráin.

# pat-cox - Sunday 17 April, 2011

Bruton under pressure to declare Áras intentions
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Bruton under pressure to declare Áras intentions

Apr 17th 2011, 1:46 PM 1,137 Views 5 Comments

Mairead McGuinness’s announcement has left former Taoiseach John Bruton under pressure to discuss his intentions.