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St Patrick’s Gateway Church officially re-opened by President

President  Higgins and his wife Sabina being told about the story of the Mermaid Tile by Rev Dr John Parkin (Director, St Patrick’s Gateway Centre) and Joe Stokes (Chairperson, St Patrick’s Gateway Company).
President Michael D Higgins officially re-opened the St Patrick’s Gateway Church in Waterford following its extensive refurbishment. The Methodist Church is now used not only for a church but for concerts, community gathering and classes. As MC, Councillor Mary Roche reminded the gathering, the building has gained “a great benefit and significance for inner city residents”. During [...]