Article by Claire Murphy first appeared in the Independant on 6th January 2018. Below is the extract taken from https://www.independent.ie.
Entertainment, 6th January 2018
Irish artists and performers will be given a major boost when they become the focus of a cultural programme throughout the UK.
More than 60 performances, tours, exhibitions and concerts will be rolled out across England, Scotland and Wales this year.
"I wish all the participants every success as they celebrate the strong cultural connections across these islands," said Ms Madigan.