Dublin’s Chinese set to welcome Year of the Pig

Chinese lion dancers will be on the streets of Dublin next Sunday to mark the start of the Year of the Pig.

10th February, 2007

Chinese lion dancers will be on the streets of Dublin next Sunday to mark the start of the Year of the Pig.

While some of the estimated 40,000 Chinese now living in Dublin will return to visit their families in China or Hong Kong for the most important festival of the year, thousands will take part in celebrations here.

A series of events to mark the start of the Chinese new year has been organised by...

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