RTÉ Coverage

Organiser Barry Ward speaking to RTÉ near the graveside of John A. Costello, Deansgrange Cemetery.
Organiser Barry Ward speaking to RTÉ near the graveside of John A. Costello, Deansgrange Cemetery.

Coverage of the commemoration on the RTÉ website:

Former Taoiseach John A Costello is being commemorated in Deansgrange cemetery today to mark his 125th birthday.

He was born on 20 June 1891 in Dublin and died in January 1976 aged 84.

Amongst those in attendance are members of the Costello family, Minister for Jobs Mary Mitchell O’Connor and representatives from the worlds of law and politics.

Read the story in full here.

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The John A. Costello commemoration on 19 June 2016 was organised by Barry Ward, and was kindly sponsored by the Bar Council of Ireland and Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council.

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