Death of Ivan Barr
Sinn Féin MEP Bairbre de Brún has expressed her shock and sadness at the death of Sinn Féin councillor and colleague Ivan Barr.
Ms de Brún said,
"Ivan was a working class hero.
"He worked tirelessly campaigning and working for equality and justice for over 40 years and was an example to all.
"I send my sincere condolences to his wife Judy, his children and grandchildren.
"Ar dheis láimh Dé go raibh a anam." ENDS