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Councillor Catherine Nelson Seeks Support for Young People in ABC area following Greenvale Tragedy

Published: 19 March, 2019


Sinn Féin Councillor Catherine Nelson has made contact with the EA,council and the PCSP to seek support for young people from the ABC council area who travelled to the Greenvale on St. Patrick's Day.

Councillor Nelson said:

"I want to first of all send heart felt condolences to the families experiencing this devastating loss. Our thoughts are also with those young people who witnessed or were injured in this tragedy.

"It has since been confirmed that at least one bus travelled from the ABC area to the Greenvale on Sunday.

"As such we have made contact with relevant agencies to secure support for those within our council area who witnessed this most traumatic and tragic incident.

"The EA have assured me that support will be made available through schools this morning whereby there is an assessed need."