Marking a Milestone: Reporting on the first Irish State visit to the UK

Tuesday 08 April 2014 20.05
President Michael D Higgins' is on a four-day State visit to Ireland
President Michael D Higgins' is on a four-day State visit to Ireland

President Michael D Higgins' State visit to the UK - the first of its kind and years in the making - is a major focus for Irish media this week.

The four-day visit involves dozens of locations, participants, greetings and speeches, and poses logistical and creative challenges for those tasked with covering events.

RTÉ Journalist Sinead Morris describes her experiences reporting on the visit in a special multi-media feature.

Read the report, Marking a Milestone, here