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All Dublin Vigils Being Held In Memory Of Ashling Murphy

Fionnuala .Jones
Fionnuala .Jones

09:58 14 Jan 2022


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Vigils are being held across the country in memory of Ashling Murphy.

The 23 year-old school teacher was killed while jogging along the Grand Canal in Tullamore this week, in what's believed to be a random attack.

Ashling Murphy plays during the 2017 Comhaltas Concert Tour of Ireland.

Ashling was out exercising along a busy stretch of the canal between Boland's Lock and Digby Bridge when she was attacked at around 4pm.

The area between the canal entrance at Main Street and Boland's Lock has been sealed off ahead of a forensic investigation.

Here's a full list of vigils taking place in Dublin this week:

Friday January 14th

4PM - Dáil Éireann, Dublin 2
4PM - Lucan Weir, Lucan
4:45PM - St. Judes GAA, Templeogue
6PM - Rua Red, South Dublin Arts Centre, Tallaght, Dublin 24
7PM - The Square at Supervalu, Rush, Co Dublin
TBC - Oscar Square, The Tenters, Dublin 8

Saturday January 15th

8AM - Sandymount - car park opposite petrol station, Dublin 4
8AM - Drimnagh Luas, Dublin 12
1PM - Smithfield Square, Dublin 7
2PM - Draíocht, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15
4PM - People’s Park, Dún Laoghaire
5PM - St Patrick's Green, Donabate
5PM - Portmarnock Beach, Portmarnock

Wednesday January 19th

7PM - Dalymount Park, Phibsborough

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