Correspondence

Letter from NEGOBA regarding track ratings. New track ratings once again highlight inability of IGB to consult with owners.

March 20, 2014

Correspondence:

13th March, 2014. Mr Pat Herbert Head of Regulation Irish Greyhound Board Green Park Dock Road Limerick. Dear Mr Herbert, I am enclosing a copy… Read More ›

IGOBF asks Minister Coveney to publish 2012 IGB accounts

February 10, 2014

Correspondence:

10th February, 2014.   Mr. Simon Coveney Minister for Agriculture Food and the Marine Agriculture House Kildare Street Dublin 2 Dear Mr. Coveney, We understand… Read More ›

Letter to IGB, requesting publication of positive tests and reply from IGB

January 18, 2014

Correspondence:

4th February, 2014.   Mr. Pat Herbert Head of Regulation Irish Greyhound Board Greenpark Dock Road Limerick Dear Mr. Herbert, We find your reply dated… Read More ›

Letter to IGB Head of Regulation.The Dundalk Review that asks more questions than it answers.

November 4, 2013

Correspondence:

30th October, 2013. Mr Pat Herbert Head of Regulation Irish Greyhound Board Green Park Dock Road Limerick. Dear Mr. Herbert, I am writing to you… Read More ›

Reply from IGB Head of Regulation.It has taken the Regulation Committee of Billy O Dwyer, Tim Gilbert, Matt Murphy and Pat Herbert Head of Regulation, 4 months to respond to the legitimate concerns of greyhound owners. The inability to address the issues raised , while not surprising, is most disappointing.

October 25, 2013

Correspondence:

                Board na  gCon, Greenpark, Dock Road, Limerick.   Mr Gus Ryan, Chairman, Irish Greyhound Owner’s & Breeders Federation, 21 Belvedere Lawn, Fr Russell  Road,… Read More ›

Letter to IGB Chairman requesting details of recruitment of new CEO. Awaiting Reply

October 25, 2013

Correspondence:

  26th September 2013 Mr Phil Meaney Chairman Irish Greyhound  Board Green Park Dock Road Limerick   Dear Mr. Meaney, Our members are anxious to… Read More ›

The illegal use of performance enhancing drugs is a problem IGB are unable or unwilling to deal with

October 7, 2013

Correspondence:

30th September , 2013                                         Mr. Pat Herbert, Head of Regulation, Irish Greyhound Board,… Read More ›

Letter from NEGOBA to Secretary General Dept of Ag. Greyhound owners should not be held liable for debts of IGB

August 24, 2013

Correspondence:

17ft July, 2013. Secretary General, Department of Agriculture, Food & The Marine, Agriculture House, Kildare Street, Dublin 2   Dear Sir/Madam We in the North… Read More ›

Letter from IGOBF to Minister Tom Hayes seeking a meeting and asking The Minister what role he expects greyhound owners to play in the industry.

August 21, 2013

Correspondence:

10th. August, 2013 Mr. Tom Hayes T.D., Minister for Horticulture, Forestry, Food Safety & The Greyhound Industry, Main Street, Cashel, Co .  Tipperary   Dear… Read More ›

Letter to Phil Meaney Re Development of Maltese Market/Awaiting Reply

August 11, 2013

Correspondence:

Mr. Phil Meaney, Chairman, Irish Greyhound Board, Green Park, Dock Rood, Limerick.   Dear Mr Meaney, During your speech at the Greyhound Awards in March… Read More ›