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Should we ditch the tricolour and the national anthem?

One third of TDs and Senators are open to ditching the tricolour and national anthem as part of...

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15.51 5 Apr 2021


Should we ditch the tricolour and the national anthem?


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One third of TDs and Senators are open to ditching the tricolour and national anthem as part of efforts to unite Ireland, the Irish Sun’s front page tells us this morning.  

Nearly half of respondents suggested a having a border poll within the next 10 years - but what do you think about changing our National Symbols?  

Would you support it if it meant a United Ireland? Is it too big a price to pay for reunification?  

Andrea spoke to Fine Gael Senator Barry Ward and callers.

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