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RAMELTON FATHER AND SON KILLED ON ICY ROAD WHICH WAS NOT GRITTED

first_imgA tragic father and son from Ramelton died after their car spun out of control on a part of the Derry road which not gritted.John Gallagher, 55, and his son Sean, 24, were travelling to City of Derry Airport when the accident happened at Carnamaddy, Burt on January 30th, 2010. Their Ford Mondeo hit an icy patch, spun around and then careered into the path of an oncoming car, an inquest had heard.A father and his only son were killed in a head-on collision on an icy road last winter because part of a road they were travelling on was not gritted, an inquest has heardDonegal coroner Dr John Madden said the men had suffered “unsurvivable” injuries. He offered sympathy to Mr Gallagher’s wife Hillary and daughters Aisling (23), Aoife (19) and Eilish (15).The jury returned a verdict of accidental death. Dr Madden said he would send a copy of the inquest report to Donegal County Council. “We have heard a lot about cutbacks in council budgets and road gritting is unfortunately one of the casualties,” he added.“People should have a reasonable expectation that when they set out on a journey, the road will be fit for purpose.”Mr Gallagher, who was originally from Arranmore Island, was well known in the local community.The father and son were travelling to Derry Airport to leave Sean’s girlfriend back to England.She only discovered the awful tragedy when she landed.Ends RAMELTON FATHER AND SON KILLED ON ICY ROAD WHICH WAS NOT GRITTED was last modified: February 19th, 2011 by StephenShare 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)last_img read more

Lords to host West Indies-Rest of the World XI fund-raising T20I

first_imgLondon, Feb 14 (PTI) World champions West Indies will take on a Rest of the World XI in a one-off T20 International at Lords later this year, to raise funds for Caribbean cricket grounds damaged by recent hurricanes.The match will be played on May 31 and the ICC has confirmed its full support by granting it international status.The proceeds from the fund-raising match will go towards restoring the stadiums — James Ronald Webster Park in Anguilla and Dominicas Windsor Park Stadium — damaged by Hurricanes Irma and Maria in September last year, the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) said in a statement.�??Hurricanes Irma and Maria have devastated parts of the Eastern Caribbean and we have been considering how we can best show support for our region in the most impactful way,�?? said Dave Cameron, the Cricket West Indies president.Tickets for the match, which will be broadcast live on Sky Sports, have already been priced.�??I would like personally to thank MCC for agreeing to host the match at Lord�??s, and ECB, especially their President Giles Clarke, for their kind and generous support of this initiative,” he added.Guy Lavender, the Chief Executive and Secretary of MCC, pointed to the relationship the club, which owns Lord�??s Cricket Ground and is the guardian of the Laws of Cricket, has shared with the people of the Caribbean for many years.�??MCC is delighted to be able to host this very special match. The last time that a match between the Windies and Rest of the World was held at Lord�??s was in 1966,�?? Lavender said.advertisementColin Graves, chairman of the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), said, �??To have two category 5 hurricanes in the space of two weeks was unprecedented and everyone around the world was shocked by the destruction which was caused.”The ECB and CWI have always enjoyed a fantastic relationship and we are keen to support them and the people of the Caribbean in this fundraising initiative.” PTI AH ATlast_img read more