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VIDEO: Well-known matchmaker recovers from Covid-19

A well-known matchmaker and dairy farmer has fought Covid-19 after spending five weeks in hospital.

Tom Feeney, Dunderry Fair’s long serving matchmaker, was released from Navan Hospital on Wednesday (April 22nd).

The hospital’s frontline staff applauded the 86-year-old Dunderry, Co. Meath native as he left the hospital.

Raising funds 

Dunderry Fair has created a GoFundMe page with a goal to raise €5,000 to help and support charities and communities through the Covid 19 crisis.

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The fund will run until 6pm on what would have been its fair day (Sunday, May 10th).

In a post on social media, a spokesperson for the fair said: “This is the reason we are trying to raise money, to help these frontline staff.”

“So if you can spare a few bob at all, it will be greatly appreciated.” the social media post added.


For further information or to donate, click here.

Image source: Dunderry Fair Facebook

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