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Maybird Round Ireland show on Tuesday at DBOGA Poolbeg Cancelled

10th March 2019
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The 81-year-old gaff ketch Maybird on the finish line of the Volvo Round Ireland Race 2018 The 81-year-old gaff ketch Maybird on the finish line of the Volvo Round Ireland Race 2018

The talk by Darryl Hughes of his veteran gaff ketch Maybird’s much-celebrated participation in the Volvo Round Ireland Race 2018, to be hosted by the Dublin Bay Old Gaffers Association at Poolbeg Yacht & Boat Club on Tuesday 12th March, has been cancelled owing to the sudden serious illness of Darryl’s mother in North Wales. It is hoped to re-schedule the show in due course.

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