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2006

1ST PLACE WINNER
News 2006

THE LONG GOODBYE

by David Conachy

The remains of former Taoiseach, Charles J. Haughey, en route to his final resting place, in Sutton.

2ND PLACE
DUBLIN'S BURNING

By Tony Gavin

A Garda stands by a burning car in Nassau Street, during riots, following the Love Ulster March, in Dublin.

3RD PLACE
SISTERS' SORROW

By Bryan O’Brien

Sisters of murder victim, Siobhan Kearney, hold a vigil outside her home - Anne-Marie, Aishling, Caroline and Brighid.

Shortlisted
HUSBAND'S SORROW

By Noel Gavin

John O'Brien (husband of murdered Meg Walsh) attends her removal from Fermoy hospital.

Shortlisted
WISH YOU WERE HERE

By Noel Gavin

Riots on Dublin's O'Connell Street due to the "Love Ulster" march.

Shortlisted
BEACHED WHALE

By Brian Farrell

A sperm whale finds his final resting place, on a Co. Sligo beach.

Shortlisted
BLOOMBERG'S EAGLE

By Peter Morrison

New York Lord Mayor Bloomberg struggles to keep hold of an eagle as he visits Sligo.

SHORTLISTED
BATON CHARGE

By Niall Carson

Republicans clash with Gardai in a bid to block a parade during the love Ulster March

SHORTLISTED
BUS CRASH

By Michael Chester

Gardai at the scene of the school bus crash where a 15 year old schoolboy lost his life. The accident happened on the road between Rahan and Clara, Co. Offaly.

SHORTLISTED
JUST ANOTHER STATISTIC

By Mark Condren

One of the cars involved in an accident, which left five young men dead.

SHORTLISTED
ROAD'S TOLL

By Eamon Ward

Christmas Eve, 21st Birthday balloons fly over the grave of one of three young men killed in a car crash at Ballinrobe, Co Mayo in November.

SHORTLISTED
BUS DRIVER APPEARS FOR TRIAL

By Christoper Doyle

Bus driver arrives for a court hearing, following his arrest after weekend carnage.