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Thursday 5 October 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# an tóstal

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A festival in Leitrim are holding a 'stylish silage' competition and the entries are brilliant
Entrants have made everything from John Deere tractors to pints.
Watch: A play about St Patrick from 1958 (with Irish kings and druids)
The clip, made available by the Irish Film Institute, forms part of an advertisement from 1958 promoting Ireland.
You know we had a 'Gathering' 60 years ago, right?
‘An Tóstal’ was organised in 1953 to encourage visitors to come to Ireland outside of the normal tourist season. And it gave us the Rose of Tralee.