PICTURE OF EDDIE FULLERTON TAKES PRIDE OF PLACE IN LEINSTER HOUSE

first_imgDONEGAL TDs Padraig MacLochlainn and Pearse Doherty have erected a picture in honour of murdered Sinn Fein colleague Eddie Fullerton in the corridors of power in DublinThis framed picture of Inishowen councillor has been hung on the Sinn Féin floor of Leinster House between the offices of the two Donegal TDs.“We are always inspired by him,” said Deputy MacLochlainn. “The picture dates back to 1984 when Labour Minister for the Environment, Liam Kavanagh refused to meet a delegation from Donegal County Council because, Eddie, a Sinn Féin councillor was part of it.“He left through the gates of Leinster House to allow the meeting to proceed. That moment is captured in the picture. Today there are 14 Sinn Féin TDs and three Senators in this building, carrying on Eddies work’. Sleep easily my great great comrade and friend!”Mr Fullerton was murdered at his home in Buncrana in May 1991 by the UFF, assisted by British Army intelligence officers.  PICTURE OF EDDIE FULLERTON TAKES PRIDE OF PLACE IN LEINSTER HOUSE was last modified: May 2nd, 2013 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:PICTURE OF EDDIE FULLERTON TAKES PRIDE OF PLACE IN LEINSTER HOUSElast_img

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