Motor vehicles exiting or entering the town of Thurles, Co. Tipperary tomorrow (Wednesday 4th November) should please take care and note that road closers will be in place to facilitate the funeral of the late greatly lamented Lieutenant Colonel Jack Griffin R.I.P.
The funeral procession is scheduled to arrive at the Cathedral of the Assumption Thurles, before 1:00pm.
Certain road closures will be in place from 12:00pm–3:00pm including the Slievenamon Road (N62) and Cathedral Street (N75).
Following the Funeral Mass, delays are also expected on Cathedral Street, Mitchell Street and in the vicinity of Loughtagalla (Moyne Road), between 2:00pm and 3:00pm.
Thurles Gardaí are requesting that all drivers should please follow directions as indicated on the day.
Note Also: As a mark of respect for the Late Lieutenant Colonel Griffin, Sunday’s Munster Club SHC Semi Final between Na Piarsaigh and Thurles Sarsfields has now been postponed and is expected to be re-scheduled for Sunday November 15th at 2.00pm at the Ennis Road venue.
Go ndéana Dia trócaire ar a anam dílis.