# State Banquet

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Michael D Higgins hopes England 'go all the way' at the World Cup
Taoiseach: I would like to see the Queen visit Ireland for 1916 Rising commemorations
'The shadow of the past has become the shelter of the present': The President's Windsor address
Simple pleasures - Queen to President: "I like this clinking glass"
In full: the speech of President McAleese at the State Dinner
In full: the speech of Queen Elizabeth at the State Dinner