Visit to Croke Park Stadium Dublin Ireland June 19 2008

img_0598.JPG

Brendan Flynn, Ireland Monument Project Coordinator and Mr Fergal McGill, Gaelic Athletic Association who met at Croke Park Stadium Dublin on June 19th 2008 to review the documents for the Ireland Monument proposed for Stanley Park Vancouver BC Canada. Mr. Eddie Reynolds also of the Committee was in attendance.

The Ireland Monument Committee is delighted to receive the following letter from GAA President, Mr Nicky Brennan.

 

gaa-letter-of-support.jpg

 http://www.gaa.ie

 

img_0592.JPG

Mr. Eddie Reynolds, at the Canal End following the meeting with Mr. Fergal McGill at Croke Park On June 19th 2008.

Both Brendan and Eddie express our thanks to Mr. McGill and the Gaelic Athletic Association for the opportunity to present the Ireland Monument documentation.

At Mr. McGill’s request we will continue to update the GAA including Mr John OFlynn, Secretary of the Canadian County Board in Vancouver on progress of The Ireland Monument. www.canada.gaa.ie 

img_0595.JPG

Mr. Brendan Flynn with “Hill 16” behind at Croke Park Dublin Ireland.

img_0713.JPG

The scoreboard in Ireland’s most famous stadium, Croke Park at the end of the “Sunday Game” reads “Slan Abhaile!” in Gaelic. “Safe Home Everyone!”