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At the launch of Africa Day 2016, which is supported by Irish Aid at the Department of Foreign Affairs, were, clockwise from bottom left, Rebecca Martins (7), Esther Demi Odeleke, Yves Solo, Rafael Felipe Cordeiro, Anthony McMahon, Timi Ogunyemi, Gianpierro Quarterone, Timi Martins, Tatiana Goma and Miss Africa Ireland Chanceline Kangayan. Irish Aid’s flagship free Africa Day event will take place in the grounds of Farmleigh Estate, Dublin on Sunday,  May 29th, from 11am to 6pm. Photograph: Mark Stedman/Photocall Ireland

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Jean Ritchie recording Séamus Ennis playing the uilleann pipes in March 1952. Photograph: George Pickow Image Collection/James Hardiman Library

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