Any Other Business: Irish MEPs are the toast of Brussels - yes, really

Now, here is something of which we can all be proud. No fewer than three of Ireland's 12 MEPs were awarded gongs at the prestigious MEP of the Year awards in Brussels.

29th September, 2012
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Now, in these difficult times, here is something of which we can all be proud. No fewer than three of Ireland's 12 MEPs were awarded gongs at the prestigious MEP of the Year awards in Brussels last week.

Considered the Oscars of the European Parliament (if you can imagine that), the awards were presented at a glittering ceremony attended by Hollywood A-listers, European royalty, business moguls, supermodels and, er, Herman van Rompuy. The legendary after-show parties...

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