TICKETS have just gone on sale for a fundraising night for the family of the father and son who died in a car accident in May.
Vincent and Sully Rossi from Mill Court, Portlaoise lost their lives following a crash involving the car in which they were travelling and a lorry outside Killeigh, Co Offaly on Monday 27 May. Vincent’s other two children nine-year-old Haley and Daniel (8) were injured but later discharged from hospital.
A host of country and Irish music stars will perform at a special concert in the Midlands Park Hotel, Portlaoise on Tuesday night, 16 July, to raise funds for the family.
Already confirmed are stars as TR Dallas, Glen Flynn, Bernie Heaney, Eddie Carey, John Molloy, Trudi Lalor, Michael Cahill, Stephen Rosney and Andy Feery. Many more are expected to join the line-up in the coming weeks. A monster raffle will also take place on the night of the concert.
Tickets costing €15 are available from McElwee’s Pharmacy, Mountmellick; SuperValu supermarkets in Portlaoise and Mountmellick; and from the reception at the Midlands Park Hotel.
For more details, phone 086 1562483 or 086 2011244.