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Gerry Adams TD expresses sadness at death of Ulick O’Connor | Sinn Féin
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7 October, 2019 – by Gerry Adams TD
Sinn Féin TD for Louth Gerry Adams has expressed his “deep sadness at the death of his friend Ulick O’Connor who has died.”
Teachta Adams said:
“Ulick was a strong republican. He first spoke on a platform with me in the 1980’s. He was a strong supporter of Féile an Phobail and brought his play Executions and other works to the Féile.
“He was also a regular visitor to Sinn Féin Ard Fheiseanna for decades until ill-health prevent him from attending.
“He was a fine poet, artiste, social commentator, athlete, author and Playwright.
“I want to extend my sincere condolences to Ulick’s family and friends. Go ndeanfaidh Dia trocáire air.”