Fundraiser in memory of the late Tony Griffiths

A fund-raising charity event in memory of Tony Griffiths is to take place in Derry this weekend.

Tuesday, 18th October 2016, 12:06 pm
Updated Tuesday, 25th October 2016, 3:57 pm
The late Tony Griffiths.

Mr Griffiths (59), from Culmore, went missing near the Isle of Doagh in Inishowen at the end of August.

His body was found a number of days later on the shoreline at nearby Malin.

On Saturday, October 22, Foyle Golf Club will host a tournament in memory of the father-of-five.

Mr Griffiths was a former club captain at the Ballyarnett course.

Later that same evening, a charity evening with take place at Pitcher’s Restaurant to raise money for both the Irish Coast Guard - who found Mr Griffiths’ body - and the deceased’s family.

The event will include a night at the races and, according to the organisers, will feature “lots of excellent prizes”.