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Saturday, January 23, 2021

Showjumping legend ‘Billy Ringrose’ dies aged 89

At the age of 89, showjumping legend ‘Col. Billy Ringrose’ has died after a long battle with illness.

During the 1950s and 1960s, he had been a star of the showjumping scene in Ireland and became one of the only two men to win the Aga Khan and the Irish Chef d’Equipe.

He won six international show jumping Grand Prix as well as seven Nations Cup team events.

Ronan Murphy (Horse Sport Ireland CEO) stated “On behalf of everyone at Horse Sport Ireland, I want to pass on our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Col Billy Ringrose, who was one of the greats of Irish Show Jumping”.


Teenage boy charged over serious assault on woman in Dublin city

A boy has been charged in relation to a serious assault on a woman in Dublin city on Wednesday night.

Taoiseach says there will be restrictions for six months & schools not to reopen until at least March

The Taoiseach has said that Covid-19 restrictions will be in place for at least the first six months of the year.

Deliveroo cyclists in Dublin stop work over pay and working conditions

Deliveroo cyclists have stopped providing delivery services tonight in protest over pay and working conditions
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