‘Travellers not fully understood’ – Listener defends funeral scenes in Carrick

There’s been widespread anger expressed by listeners to the North West Today show at the scenes at a funeral in Carrick-on-Shannon yesterday, which was attended by over 300 people, despite Covid restrictions. However Mary insists such anger is driven by the fact it was a Traveller funeral, and she defends their reasons for attending in large numbers (Pic; Irish Mirror)