Death of veteran motoring correspondent Ferdia O'Dowd

The death has occurred of Ferdia O'Dowd, The Sunday Business Post’s motoring correspondent for many years.

19th April, 2012
Death of veteran motoring correspondent Ferdia O'Dowd
Ferdia O'Dowd pictured a few years ago at the Norwich Union Classic Car Rally with his daughter Orlagh. Photo: Fennells

The death has occurred of Ferdia O'Dowd, The Sunday Business Post’s motoring correspondent for many years.

A leading figure in Irish motoring journalism, Ferdia spent the early part of his life working on his family’s farm in Clondalkin, West Dublin.

He represented the IFA on the board of An Taisce. He also served as President of the Irish Society of Agronomy and Land Use.

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