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Ballymoney
Friday, April 23, 2021

Local business man Dick Barkley passes away
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Popular transport business man Dick Barkley has sadly passed away.

DUP Alderman John Finlay has expressed his sadness at the sudden passing of the Ballymoney businessman.

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Alderman Finlay said,

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“I was saddened to learn of the sudden passing of well-known Ballymoney businessman Mr Dick Barkley. R Barkley & Sons have been road haulage contractors since 1962 and are a well-respected firm, providing much-needed jobs and an excellent service. The lorries are a familiar sight on our roads.

“Dick was a gentleman and he will be greatly missed. I extend my sincere condolences to his sorrowing wife and family. May they know the Lord’s hand upon them at this difficult time”.

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