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Teresa Mannion's Most Famous Moment Has Been Immortalised In Galway

By James Fenton

April 30, 2018 at 7:55pm


It's December 2015. Love Yourself by Justin Bieber has just knocked Sorry, also by Justin Bieber off the top of the Irish charts while people the world over are scoffing at the very idea of Donald Trump actually becoming U.S. President. Meanwhile, in Ireland, news presenter Teresa Mannion becomes a global sensation by delivering a weather report for the ages during Storm Desmond. 

As if you needed reminding, here's the original clip in all its glory...

Teresa made headlines around the world for her determination to deliver the report in such "treacherous" conditions and her phrase "don't make unnecessary journeys" entered the national lexicon. 

Over two years later, people haven't forgottne about the epic TV moment and now it seems it's been immortalised on an electricity box in Salthill, Co. Galway. Teresa herself took to Twitter over the weekend to post the following photo...

Teresa Mannion, forever adored. Respect to whoever came up with this genius street art. We just hope there weren't many risks involved. 

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