Friday, January 22News For London

Tag: Irish culture

London celebrates St. Patrick’s Day

London celebrates St. Patrick’s Day

Culture, International, Uncategorized, Video
After the celebrations for the Chinese New Year, the capital will host other important and traditional events to commemorate the patron of Ireland. Reporter: Cristiana Ferrauti – @Cristiana16492 Sub-editor: Jipsa George The 15th of March will mark the celebrations for one of the most famous cultural event related to the Irish community. Ireland and London prepare to celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day on the 17th of March, to commemorate the death of their patron, St. Patrick, occurred of the fifth century. Some Numbers 430,000 Irish-born people are residents in the UK, according to the 2011 Census for England and Wales and 2011 Census for Scotland. The majority of them arrived before 1981. Since then, the migration of Irish people to Britain has decreased. The massive migration, kno