The recent Sinn Fein version of 'Strictly Come Dancing' attracted a lot of attention ... and even more ridicule. It even had its own dedicated Facebook page, which was hosted by Mickey Brady MP. As well as hosting it he posted on it and one of his posts was about the official launch of this Sinn Fein event.
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|Dromintee GAA Club|
|Sean 'The Surgeon' Hughes|
That official launch in the GAA club was filmed and this became the basis for the promotional video which featured, as well as Sinn Fein politicians, another Sinn Fein figure who was identified as Sean Hughes but is generally known as Sean 'The Surgeon' Hughes.
Of course we shouldn't be surprised by that for the home of Domintee GAA Club is Pairc Ui Luachra agus Mhic Cathmhaoil. This is the.Irish translation of Lochrie and Campbell Park for the grounds are named after two Provisional IRA terrorists, Jim Lochrie and Sean Campbell, who were killed when a land mine exploded prematurely at Kelly's Road, Killeen, on 6 December 1975.
The GAA speaks of 'reaching out to unionists' but any gestures in that direction are contradicted by situations such as that in Dromintee.