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Take me to Church: Leinster stars greet children from trio of charities

Children from Laura Lynn, Heart Children Ireland and Blackrock Flyers Special Olympics Club were surprised by Healy, Kearney, Conan and Madigan.

CHILDREN FROM THREE worthy charities were greeted by some extra bulk at a Christmas party thrown in a Dublin hotel yesterday.

Leinster stars Cian Healy, Dave Kearney, Jack Conan and Ian Madigan were the guests of honour – apart from Santa, obviously – at the party, giving children from LauraLynn, Heart Children Ireland and Blackrock Flyers Special Olympics Club a chance to press the flesh with the internationals and the up-and-comer.

Hughie Brophy (11) packed down with Cian Healy

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Cameron McNamara (9) got stuck in too


Dave Kearney got down to business with Finn Delaney (17 months)

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Ian Madigan, Kearney and Jack Conan flank the Rogers family: Colin, Lucy (2), Sinead and Jamie (4)

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Kearney, Healy and Conan with Ethan Nolan (7)

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The real star of the show with  Jack Tonge (12)

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Finn and Dave were happy enough with the party anyway

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