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The People of the Year Awards

The People of the Year Awards, organised by Rehab, provide a unique opportunity for the Irish public to honour those who have made a real difference to people's lives, whether as unsung heroes or household names.
The People of the Year Awards 2015 were broadcast live on RTÉ One on Saturday, 5th December.

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01 Jan
Accepting Nominations - further info to follow!
Rory O'Neill (Panti Bliss) Person of the Year '14

We don’t have an honours system in this country and the People Of the Year Awards fulfil that role.

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Can Your Company Help to Honour Ireland’s Heroes?

The People of the Year Awards are inviting companies to play a part in honouring Ireland’s heroes through sponsorship opportunities at the prestigious annual awards. With a tradition over 42 years of honouring hundreds of people, the awards offer a unique opportunity for companies to play a role in recognising the people who are shaping Irish society.

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The Awards are such an inspirational event as they honour the achievements of so many amazing people

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