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#Brianna Parkins

# brianna-parkins - Friday 25 December, 2020

Brianna Parkins: Away from family this Christmas? You're not alone in thinking about home
# Opinion
# Opinion

Brianna Parkins: Away from family this Christmas? You're not alone in thinking about home

Dec 25th 2020, 7:00 AM 8,813 Views 2 Comments

Virgin Media reporter Brianna Parkins can’t travel home to Australia this year – here, she writes about the many feelings this brings up in her. And the many funny memories…

# brianna-parkins - Thursday 17 May, 2018

Former Sydney Rose Brianna Parkins is winning praise for her story about meeting a No voter in a nightclub
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# Brianna Parkins

Former Sydney Rose Brianna Parkins is winning praise for her story about meeting a No voter in a nightclub

May 17th 2018, 10:14 AM 10,594 Views 0 Comments

She spoke out about Ireland’s reproductive rights in 2016.

# brianna-parkins - Friday 27 January, 2017

Last year's Sydney Rose has called for feminists and LGBT women to enter the Rose of Tralee
# Modern Rose
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# Modern Rose

Last year's Sydney Rose has called for feminists and LGBT women to enter the Rose of Tralee

Jan 27th 2017, 9:22 AM 2,925 Views 10 Comments

Brianna Parkins won praise last year for speaking out about the Eighth Amendment onstage.

# brianna-parkins - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

The Sydney Rose is featured in Grazia for 'magnificently' disrupting the Rose of Tralee
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From The Daily Edge
# Brianna Parkins

The Sydney Rose is featured in Grazia for 'magnificently' disrupting the Rose of Tralee

Aug 30th 2016, 10:54 AM 4,698 Views 2 Comments

International recognition!

Woman delivers letter 'formally complimenting' Sydney Rose to RTÉ
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

Woman delivers letter 'formally complimenting' Sydney Rose to RTÉ

Aug 30th 2016, 6:10 AM 28,312 Views 377 Comments

Brianna Parkins said she wants a referendum to be held on repealing the Eighth Amendment.

# brianna-parkins - Monday 29 August, 2016

A response to the Sydney Rose: We never had to pretend
# Opinion
# Opinion

A response to the Sydney Rose: We never had to pretend

Aug 29th 2016, 9:00 PM 549 Views 62 Comments

2015 Galway Rose Olga Lee responds to Brianna Parkin’s piece, which described the Rose of Tralee as a ‘Kate Middleton impersonation competition’.

# brianna-parkins - Saturday 27 August, 2016

"You let me down" - Sydney Rose lifts lid on festival reaction to her abortion remarks
# Behind The Scenes
# Behind The Scenes

"You let me down" - Sydney Rose lifts lid on festival reaction to her abortion remarks

Aug 27th 2016, 8:45 AM 62,757 Views 291 Comments

Brianna Parkins called for a referendum on the Eighth Amendment.

# brianna-parkins - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Petition set up to 'formally compliment' Sydney Rose for abortion comments
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

Petition set up to 'formally compliment' Sydney Rose for abortion comments

Aug 25th 2016, 12:20 PM 34,087 Views 273 Comments

It’s in response to RTÉ receiving a number of complaints about Brianna Parkins’ remarks.

# brianna-parkins - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Sydney Rose is 'disappointed' and 'confused' after festival chair Mary Kennedy condemned abortion comments
# Rose Of Tralee
From The Daily Edge
# Rose Of Tralee

Sydney Rose is 'disappointed' and 'confused' after festival chair Mary Kennedy condemned abortion comments

Aug 24th 2016, 2:04 PM 106,085 Views 214 Comments

“The festival has been out there for years trying to dispel this ‘lovely girl competition’ image…”