WHEN BERNADETTE MET PRESIDENT MICHAEL D – AND SHOWED HIM HER MBE!

first_imgA Donegal nurse has spoken of her pride at meeting President Michael D Higgins at her adopted home in London.Bernadette PorterThe President visited Irish NHS workers at University College Hospital and among them was Raphoe woman Berndaette Porter.The meeting was part of a small gathering along with the President’s wife Sabina. Bernadette proudly wore on her uniform the MBE she got from Prince Charles in Buckingham Palace this year for her great work in the area of multiple sclerosis.“It’s the first time I’ve worn it in public” said Bernadette, who is 25 years in London.She said the President’s visit was “fantastic” and had lifted the spirits of her Irish co-workers “and given them a sense of pride and identity”.  WHEN BERNADETTE MET PRESIDENT MICHAEL D – AND SHOWED HIM HER MBE! was last modified: April 12th, 2014 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Bernadette PorterPresident Michael D HigginsRaphoelast_img

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