This Life: The drive of a lifetime

Ferdia O'Dowd, who passed away, spent his life in the fast lane of journalism. Motor neurone disease didn't dim his enthusiasm.

19th April, 2012
This Life: The drive of a lifetime
Ferdia O'Dowd pictured a few years ago at the Norwich Union Classic Car Rally with his daughter Orlagh. Photo: Fennells

*The following article was first published on February 12 of this year. Earlier today, Ferdia passed away.*


'It didn't come as a surprise to anyone in my family when I entered journalism. My maternal grandfather was Seamus Clandillon - look him up!" says *The Sunday Business Post's* Ferdia O'Dowd.

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