Wednesday July 15, 2020

Leinster House family days cost state €1.5m

The ‘family days’ at Leinster House, which attracted 8,000 people over two days in June, cost €1.5 million to run.

2nd August, 2008

The ‘family days’ at Leinster House, which attracted 8,000 people over two days in June, cost €1.5 million to run.

The bill for employing 68 Oireachtas staff to supervise and coordinate the event totalled €45,185, or more than €664 for each staff member.

Planning, design and advertising cost €21,864; facilities hire and production cost €22,353; and professional services and entertainment cost €60,240.

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