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18/09/2021

VOTE NOW: St Brigid v Ernest Shackleton in Kildare's All Time Greats semi-finals

Have your say on who will be crowned Kildare's All Time Great

VOTE NOW: St Brigid v Ernest Shackleton in Kildare's All Time Greats semi-finals

Vote for Kildare's All Time Great

It's Saint Brigid versus Sir Ernest Shackleton in this semi-final face-off to find Kildare's All Time Greats. She was the patron saint of Kildare - an early feminist, the rebel daughter of a chieftain, a brewer who claimed a cloakful of land to found her abbey. He was a noted Antarctic explorer whose brave rescue of his crew after their shop got stuck in ice has gone down in history. It's Kildare town versus south Kildare in this match-up, who has the greatest support?

Need some help deciding? Click on the links to read their bios.

Which of these two should progress to the final? Cast your vote! The polls are open until midnight on Friday, February 15. 

Read all the Kildare's All Time Greats' nominee profiles here and cast your vote in the other semi-final poll between Orla Tinsley and Jonathan Irwin/Mary Ann O'Brien here.

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