McGuinness expresses sympathy at the death of Brian Friel

Sinn Féin MLA Martin McGuinness today expressed his sadness at the death of playwright Brian Friel.

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“It was with great sadness I learned of the death of one of one of our greatest ever playwrights Brian Friel.

“Brian was a quiet, unassuming man who made a huge contribution to the arts and his work had universal appeal.

“I extend my sincere condolences to his wife and children at this difficult time.” ENDS/CRÍOCH