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Creed Expresses Sympathy at Passing of JT McNamara

Minister for Agriculture, Food and Marine, Michael Creed TD today expressed his sadness at the passing of jockey JT McNamara.

 “I wish to extend my deepest sympathies to the McNamara family and the racing community on this sad day for the racing world.  JT’s battle since his dreadful injury in 2013 has inspired many far beyond racing circles.  My thoughts are with his family, friends and all who supported JT throughout his career and particularly in recent years”.


To view this Press Release as a PDF: DAFMPR 90/2016 (pdf 352Kb) 

Date Released: 26 July 2016

Distribution channels: Agriculture, Farming & Forestry