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State Dinner for the President of Ireland

Dame Patsy and Sir David hosted a State Dinner in honour of President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins and Sabina Higgins at Government House in Wellington last night. Dame Patsy showed the couple the portrait of New Zealand's first Governor, Captain William Hobson, who was born in Ireland.

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Image of Dame Patsy, Michael D. Higgins and Sabina Higgins viewing a portrait of Lt William Hobson, New Zealand's first Governor, who was born in Ireland.

Image of Sabina Higgins; President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins; Governor-General of New Zealand, Dame Patsy Reddy and Sir David Gascoigne

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