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2014 News & Events

December 2014

President Higgins Christmas and New Year Message 2014

22 December 2014

As President of Ireland, may I offer my warmest wishes for Christmas and the New Year to everyone in Ireland, and to all of our Irish abroad, those who assist them, and the communities that have welcomed them.

Ambassador Kilkenny attends Greek-Irish Society Christmas Lunch Party in Glyfada

14 December 2014

A great afternoon was had by all at the Greek Irish Society Christmas Lunch. A broad selection of the Irish community (young, older and even older) attended and enjoyed the great food and Christmas cheer.


November 2014

Ambassador meets with members of the Greek-Irish Parliamentary Friendship Group

24 November 2014

Ambassador Kilkenny hosted his first meeting with Greek-Irish Parliamentary Friendship Group in Athens. After the Ambassador’s introductory remarks, the Group’s Chair, Terence Quick, expressed his appreciation for the Ambassador’s initiative and spoke warmly about the links between Greece and Ireland.

Ambassador presents credentials in Serbia

18 November 2014

In addition to being accredited to Greece, the Ambassador also has secondary accreditation to Serbia and Albania. Ambassador Kilkenny presents his Letter of Credence to His Excellency, Mr. Tomislav Nikolić, the President of the Republic of Serbia at a ceremony at the Presidential Palace in Belgrade.


October 2014

Ambassador presents credentials to President Papoulias

14 October 2014

Ambassador Noel Kilkenny presents his Letters of Credence to His Excellency, Mr. Karolos Papoulias, President of the Hellenic Republic.


September 2014

Ambassador attends the Athens International Film Festival

19 September 2014

Ambassador Noel Kilkenny and his wife, Hanora, attend the Athens International Film Festival, which screened 3 Irish Films at this year’s event.