The new Laureate na nÓg Niamh Sharkey hit the headlines today with most of the main news media covering her appointment. Having appeared on RTE Six-One news last night and given interviews to BBC Radio Ulster’s Arts Extra programme, as well as the BBC World Service, there was more coverage in today’s papers.
You can read what the Irish Times said here:
And what the Irish Independent said here:
And RTE’s Entertainment Network reported it here: