Athlone Mayor hopes no one will be disappointed at Jadotville ceremony

Athlone Mayor Aengus O’ Rourke says he hopes that everyone who wants to attend the medal ceremony for Jadotville veterans next month will be able to do so.

The Fianna Fail councillor was reacting to some concern which has come up over the allocation of tickets for veterans and their families.

Councillor O’ Rourke says he is optimistic that the very expereincend orgnaisers of this event can cater to everyone who wants to attend.


The Athlone Mayor says while the barracks layout and capacity will have to be taken into account, he’s hopeful no one will be disappointed.