Lord Mayor opens Books of Condolence in memory of William Dunlop


Books of Condolence have been opened by the Lord Mayor of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon, Councillor Julie Flaherty, in memory of William Dunlop, who passed away at the age of 32, on 7th July, as a result of a road racing accident at Skerries, Co. Dublin.

The Books of Condolence are available at the Palace Demense Armagh, Craigavon Civic Centre Craigavon, Banbridge Civic Building, Banbridge and online via the link below:


Lord Mayor, Councillor Julie Flaherty commented, “People across the borough have been shocked and saddened with the tragic news that unfolded across our airwaves and television screens last weekend.

“I wish to extend my deepest sympathies to the entire Dunlop family at what is a very difficult time.

“William was a dedicated, family man and sporting legend who will be remembered for many achievements locally here amongst the biking fraternity in Tandragee where he saw many wins.”

Due to the public holidays the buildings will be closed on Thursday 12th and Friday 13th July reopening on Monday 16th July, you will still be able to sign online during this period. The Books of Condolence will be open until Monday 6th August 2018.