We are delighted to have on board Michael Harding as our New Ambassador for 2017  for North Westmeath Hospice 

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“To live life to the full, in every breath, to the last moment, and to be held with love by family and friends is every human beings wish. Hospice Ireland has been facilitating that for many years, and I know of no other organisation that so well deserves our help and support.”   Michael Harding Author, Playwright and Columnist with The Irish Times



Michael Harding Author of Talking to Strangers, was published at the end of September 2016 and as promised is as entertaining and thought provoking as his two great memoirs Staring at Lakes and Hanging with the Elephant.

Michael Hardingas a playwright is most widely known as the author of such plays as Strawboys, Una Pooka, Misogynist, Hubert Murray’s Widow, Sour Grapes, and Amazing Grace, all produced by the Abbey Theatre, and more than a dozen other plays for leading Irish Companies.

He has also written three novels, Priest, The Trouble With Sarah Gullion, and Bird In The Snow.