Kilkenny woman (86) meets Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex in Dublin and has a chat with her

Video of the historic meeting

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Lucy Lennon, Dean Kavanagh Place, Kilkenny meets the Duchess of Sussex

While preparing to depart from  The Irish Emigration Museum in Dublin yesterday, the Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle spotted 86 year old Lucy Lennon, a resident of Dean Kavanagh place in Kilkenny city and broke from her entourage to come over and share a word with her.

 Mrs Lennon was the only member of the public to receive such attention during the visit and the video  has already generated some significant attention online.