PPAI

2ND PLACE
A WINK TRANSLATION

By Gary Ashe

Ireland manager Giovanni Trapattoni and his interpreter Manuela Spinelli during a private function in Dublin

3RD PLACE
ROYAL MEETING

By Frank Miller

Queen Elizabeth meeting Ronan O'Gara and other members of the Irish rugby squad at Hillsborough Castle to celebrate the team's Grand Slam season. 7.5.09

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A MOTHERS LOVE

By Noel Gavin

A mother cares for her terminally ill son at home helped by Hospice Uganda founded by Irelands Dr Anne Merriman.

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THE TENDER TOUCH

By Mark Condren

A Ugandan boy strokes the head of his mother who is dying of Aids

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DEATH ON WHEELS

By Mark Condren

An undertaker loads a childs coffin on to the back of a couriers motorcycle in Uganda, east Africa

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REFLECTIONS OF YOU.

By Steve Humphreys

Maureen Haughey (83), wife of the late Taoiseach Charles J. Haughey looks into a photograph of her late husband after announcing the handing over of his private papers to Dublin City University Library in an archival facility to be named after the former Taoiseach.

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NOW THESE ARE THE RULES ........I'M THE BOSS....

By Kyran O’Brien

Big Sister Chloe Craig(21Mth) with her Two Week Old Triplet Brothers Dylan,Arran and Evan at their home in Rathfarnam.

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BROTHERS

By Kenneth O’Halloran

Brothers Damien and Declan O Reilly at their home in Crumlin

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FAR FROM HAPPY !!!

By Henry Wills

Resting on his crutches , Noaise O'Mongan,and his fellow community Shell to Sea campaigners listen as Ministers Eamonn Ryan and Eamon O'Cuiv address their concerns at meeting in Inver Community Hall,Co Mayo.

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KIDS ON THE BLOCK

By Billy Stickland

A set of cousins pose for a picture.