Toasting The Dubliner: 1. Sinead Desmond and Leigh Arnold; 2. Blathnaid NíChofaigh, Chaire Grady and Anna Nolan; 3. Anna Daly and Alan Hughes. (Pix. Colin O’Riordan)
The exciting new partnership between the Evening Herald newspaper and The Dubliner magazine was the toast of the town this week as over 200 prominent Dubliners gathered in the Guinness Storehouse to celebrate the new magazine format and increased audience reach. The popular mag will now been available free in the Herald every Thursday.
Ireland’s favourite newscaster Ann Doyle put in yet another stylish appearance on the Dublin social scene in a stunning spring inspired ensemble. Rugby pundit Brent Pope was spotted engrossed in The Dubliner magazines first edition cover story on Brian O’Driscoll while broadcaster Claire Byrne and Ireland AM host Sinead Desmond caught up on all the news from the TV3 studios.
Amongst the throng of Dublin’s well heeled attendees were Stephen Rae, Evening Herald editor; socialite Laura Toogood; actress Leigh Arnold, Xpose host Karen Koster and Anna Nolan and Blathnaid Ni Chofaigh.