25 Sept 2022

WATCH: Beloved Dundalk teacher and principal gets emotional send-off


There was barely a dry eye left in a local school recently, when beloved former teacher and principal at Colaiste Ris, Dundalk, Mr Padraig Hamill returned to get a wonderful send-off from teachers and students.

Padraig Hamill has been in Colaiste Ris for over 40 years. He came in through the monastery doors as a first-year student and left in 2019 as the Principal.

Unfortunately, due to a worldwide pandemic, the school never got to celebrate his career, his leadership and his friendship.

On Friday 24th October 2020, the school took that opportunity.


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