19 December: Bloomsday Society Madrid
Bloomsday Society Madrid invite you to the Ateneo on Wednesday 28 December, 7-9pm
14 December: Navideña Feria Internacional de Las Culturas
The second Navideña Feria Internacional de Las Culturas, organised by the Ayuntamiento de Madrid, will take place this year in Matadero Madrid, from 15-23 December.
30 November: Bloomsday Society Madrid
Bloomsday Society Madrid's reading of Ítaca will take place on Wednesday 30 November in the Ateneo de Madrid, from 7-9pm
17 October: Bloomsday Society Madrid
Bloomsday Society Madrid's reading of "Eumeo" will take place on 26 October in the Ateneo de Madrid, from 7-9pm
The Ambassador was delighted to attend the Iberian GAA Championship finals which took place in Madrid on Saturday 4th of June, welcoming the regional winners from the Spanish region for the inaugural sub-regional format of the competition to the Spanish capital.
Ambassador Cooney joined a long queue of admirers at the Madrid Book Fair on Sunday to greet Ireland's best know hispanista, Ian Gibson.
3 June: Bloomsday around Spain 2016
Read about Bloomsday events taking place in Madrid, Barcelona, Malaga & San Sebastian.
25 May: Bloomsday Society Madrid
Bloomsday Society Madrid´s reading of Circe (II), Wednesday 25 May, 19-21h, Ateneo de Madrid
The Embassy of Ireland Madrid is currently recruiting for the full-time, temporary post of Consular Assistant, commencing in June 2016.
Ambassador Cooney was invited to receive the special award of the “Amigo de la Cultura Celta” and attend a round table discussion in the Casa de Galicia Madrid, on the many historical links between Ireland and Galicia and Portugal during the Celtic period.
Bloomsday Society Madrid´s reading of Circe, Wednesday 27 April, 19-21h, Ateneo de Madrid.
Bloomsday Society Madrid’s reading of “Los Bueyes del Sol” will take place on Wednesday 30 March in the Ateneo de Madrid, from 19h-21h.
The upcoming SIBN St. Patrick’s Day Charity Gala Ball will take place in the Westin Palace Hotel, Madrid, on Friday 18 March. The proceeds from the Ball will go towards ASWE (Asociación Sindrome Williams España) and WSAI (Williams Syndrome Association Ireland) and will be used to fund an international summer camp for young Spanish and Irish people with Williams Syndrome.
March 2016:St. Patrick's Day events around Spain 2016
Find out more details of St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations in Spain 2016
26 February: St. Patricks Day Family Fun Day
There will once again be a family-friendly celebration of St. Patrick’s Day here in Madrid. This year’s event will be held on Sunday, 13th March at the Parque Deportivo Puerta de Hierro.
24 February: Ambassador Cooney travels to Barcelona
The Ambassador travelled to Barcelona in the week beginning 22 February for a series of high-level political engagements as well as to support Irish companies involved in this year’s Mobile World Congress trade fair.
Bloomsday Society Madrid´s reading of Nausica, Wednesday 24 February, 19-21h, Ateneo de Madrid