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  • Friday 13 March, 2020 Back to All Events

    The President’s Dinner

    Format

    A members only event and the highlight of the Club’s Social Calendar!

    Dress: Black Tie

    Reception: from 7pm

    Dinner: 7.30pm

    After dinner, Members may retire to the Members’ Bar and Snooker Room.

    £62.50 per person, including reception drink, seven-course

    dinner, wine and port with meal

    ‘By ticket only’

    Menu

    Further Information

    Eamonn Mallie is an award-winning journalist and a regular contributor to discussion programmes on television and radio both at home and abroad, an experienced political editor specialising in politics, security and art.

    He has interviewed President Clinton, John Major and Nelson Mandela amongst others. In the television series “Face to Face” Eamonn spent thirty hours with Ian Paisley over a period of six months andstated that he admired Paisley as a human being and an individual. On the other hand, he found Margaret Thatcher and Charlie Haughey extremely rude and evasive.

    A fluent Irish speaker and a graduate of Trinity College Dublin in Gaelic and Spanish, Eamonn has recently published a book of poetry, “Under the Tilley lamp”.

    In addition to reporting on current affairs in Northern Ireland he has authored several books particularly on the mechanics and narrative of the peace process.