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Politicians to visit local nursing home residents this afternoon

Residents of a Kilkenny nursing home have a few unusual visitors this afternoon.

An event gets underway from now (2pm) that will see a range of politicians meet and engage with the residents of Drakelands House Nursing home outside the city.

They will hear from Dail deputies John McGuinness & Ann Phelan, MEP Phil Prendergast and Senator Pat O Neill aswell as some of the local councillors.

Its been organised especially ahead of the upcoming local and European Elections.