Lord Mayor of Dublin
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This website gives information on the Lord Mayor of Dublin - first citizen of the city of Dublin. The Lord Mayor is elected by the City Councillors at the Annual Meeting of the City Council which is held in City Hall. The current Lord Mayor is Brendan Carr. He was elected on Monday 27th June 2016 and is the 347th Lord Mayor of Dublin.
Mansion House Fuel Fund
The total amount raised for the Mansion House Fuel Fund from the Live Animal Crib was €31,310.23 - This is in addition to €3155 which was raised at the Lord Mayor's Annual Christmas Concert. This gives a grand total of €34,465.23.
Thank you to all who kindly contributed to this very worth cause.
Monies raised by the Fuel Fund are distributed amongst charities who help those in need in Dublin including St. Vincent de Paul, Dublin Simon, Abbey Presbyterian Church Hamper Fund and St. Thomas the Apostle Parish, Jobstown, Tallaght.
IFA Live Animal Crib
The IFA Live Animal Crib will return to the forecourt of the Mansion House on Tuesday 6th December, 2016. This much loved annual Christmas tradition will be open from 11am to 5pm daily from 6th December to 24th December with a 2pm closing on Christmas Eve. This is a joint venture between Dublin City Council who build the Crib and the Irish Farmer’s Association who provide and care for the animals. Admission is free but donations are welcome to the Mansion House Fuel Fund. The Mansion House Fuel Fund dates back to 1891 and all monies raised are distributed to a number of charities who assist those in need during the winter months. Charities include St. Vincent de Paul and Dublin Simon.
Election of Lord Mayor & Deputy Lord Mayor
Cllr Brendan Carr was elected the new Lord Mayor of Dublin on 27th June 2016.
Cllr Rebecca Moynihan was elected Deputy Lord Mayor of Dublin.
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