20,000 expected to turn out for Olympic homecoming

20,000 expected to turn out for Olympic homecoming

The organisers of today's civic reception for Team Ireland in Dublin expect a crowd of up to 20,000 people to turn out.

The hour long event, which begins at 1pm this afternoon, is being held outside the Mansion House on Dawson Street.

Entry is via Nassau Street and St Stephen’s Green North only.


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