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O'Toole pledges Sinn Féin's support for new inquiry into Stardust tragedy

22 November, 2006


Sinn Féin Dublin North East Councillor Larry O'Toole has reiterated Sinn Féin's continued support for the campaign by the relatives committee for justice for the victims of the Stardust disaster to secure a proper public inquiry into the disaster. Councillor O'Toole was speaking today as the first of what will be daily protests at Leinster House until a new inquiry into the tragedy is opened got under way.

He said, "There are many questions that remain unanswered about that terrible night in 1981 and the families have the right to know the truth. I want to commend the families for their continued and determined pursuit of truth and justice and I pledge Sinn Féin's continued support for this campaign. Sinn Féin will continue to support the actions taken by the relatives committee until a new inquiry into the tragedy is opened." ENDS

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