Senator George Mitchell Peace Bridge Ceremony


Sinn Fein TDS Caoimhghin  O’Caolain and Martin Kenny with Senator George Mitchell at the Senator George Mitchell Peace Bridge on Sunday April 8th. A ceremony to mark the 20th Anniversary of the signing of the Agreement was organised by Church groups from Cavan and Fermanagh at the bridge.

The bridge links Cavan and Fermanagh and was opened in 1999. Senator Mitchell last visited the bridge in 1998 when he laid one of the beams. It was named after him to acknowledge his work in the achievement of the Good Friday Agreement.