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TAOISEACH ATTENDS INSPIRING CEREMONIES TO MARK 40TH ANNIVERSARY OF BILLY FOX MURDER

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18 Mar 2014 Comments Off on TAOISEACH ATTENDS INSPIRING CEREMONIES TO MARK 40TH ANNIVERSARY OF BILLY FOX MURDER
TAOISEACH ATTENDS INSPIRING CEREMONIES TO MARK 40TH ANNIVERSARY OF BILLY FOX MURDER

By MICHAEL McDONNELL michael@northern-standard.ie IF IT WAS held to mark the milestone of a terrible thing that should never have happened, Sunday’s programme of events to commemorate 40 years since the murder of Senator Billy Fox proved, nonetheless, to be a memorable, enriching and worthwhile exercise in its own right, with large crowds braving the rain to witness a religious service and civic ceremony that were both attended by Taoiseach Enda Kenny. In reflecting on the legacy of a person described by local TD Sean Conlan as “a man ahead of ...