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Va. governor to travel to Ireland, England

Saturday - 7/7/2012, 1:33pm  ET

RICHMOND, Va. - Gov. Bob McDonnell plans to travel to Ireland and England to boost Virginia trade.

McDonnell's office said Friday that he plans to be in Dublin, and at the Farnsborough Air Show in London, for economic development meetings. He also plans to promote the Rolls-Royce supply chain and the Commonwealth Center for Advanced Manufacturing, which is located at the Rolls Royce plant in Prince George County.

McDonnell's trip is set for Sunday through Wednesday.

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