Brian Friel to be laid to rest in the town that inspired much of…

first_img 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Google+ By admin – October 3, 2015 WhatsApp Twitter Google+ WhatsApp Previous articleListen back to music, chat and features on the Weekend EditionNext articleMacCumhaill hurlers look to run in Ulster admin Facebook Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Brian Friel to be laid to rest in the town that inspired much of his work 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North center_img Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Playwright Brian Friel will be laid to rest tomorrow.The Tyrone born author died in his Inishowen home yesterday morning at the age of 86.Known the world over for his work Friel is survived by his wife Anne and their five children.Last night, he was honoured with the traditional posthumous standing ovation at An Grianan Theatre in Letterkenny, after an emotional tribute from Theatre Director Patricia Mc Bride.He’ll be buried tomorrow in Glenties, the inspiration for the fictional town of Ballybeg where much of his work was set. RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Homepage BannerNews Facebook Pinterest Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Twitterlast_img

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