Some people thought we were as mad as a box of frogs to try to bring the fleadh to the east coast

Anglo Printers owner Padraic Kierans has been working to win the Fleadh Cheoil na hEireann for Drogheda since 2011. After a last-ditch bid, the town is now making preparations to welcome 400,000 visitors to the event next month

Gillian Nelis

Managing Editor @gnelis
8th July, 2018
Padraic Kierans Pic: Barry Cronin

CV: Padraic Kierans

Role: managing director of Anglo Printers, deputy director of Drogheda Fleadh

Family: married to Jean with children Emma, Conor, Killian and Aimee

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