Drumlish Parish Banner image
Home About Us Newsletter Our Parish Times & Dates Services

Menu

Latest Parish News

Councillor expresses concern over moving of Fr Mathew statue in Dublin

08/Oct/2017

By Sean Ryan -

Fr Mathew was instrumental in starting the Pioneer temperance movement in Ireland, and was involved in Catholic Emancipation.

Cllr Michael Fitzgerald

A Tipperary county councillor has called on Dublin City Council to outline what plans it has for the Fr Mathew statue which is located on O’Connell Street in Dublin.

Cllr Michael Fitzgerald (FG) has called on Dublin City Council and Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII) to outline clearly what plans they have for the Fr Theobald Mathew statue which is being removed from O’Connell Street to facilitate Luas works.

Read on