Meeting with Minister Tom Hayes

August 4, 2015

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A meeting took place on 22nd July between the Irish Greyhound Owners and Breeders Federation,Minister Tom Hayes and Department of Agriculture Advisors. The IGOBF was… Read More ›

IGOBF AGM Sunday May 10 2015

May 14, 2015

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Irish Greyhound Owners & Breeders Federation Annual General Meeting Sunday 10th May Killeshin Hotel Portlaoise   The Irish Greyhound Owners & Breeders Federation Annual General… Read More ›

IGOBF Secretary’s Report 10th May 2015

May 11, 2015

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Irish Greyhound Owners & Breeders Federation Secretary’s Report 10th May 2015   It has been another busy year for the Federation.  Delegates attended several meetings… Read More ›

IGB appear at Public Accounts Committee. 27/11/2014

November 27, 2014

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CzyHKw0eeMU&feature=youtu.be

Greyhound owners today found out how lucky we are to have Minister Hayes who claimed that only for his request for emergency funding that IGB would have gone into receivership.

November 6, 2014

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Junior Minister Tom Hayes admits that a Receiver would have been appointed due to the dire financial state of the Irish Greyhound Industry.   A… Read More ›

Damning report into €21m Limerick greyhound track.

October 24, 2014

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A SPECIAL report into the development of the €21m Limerick Greyhound Stadium at Greenpark has cast serious doubts on whether it should ever have been… Read More ›

Puppy Derby Samples

October 24, 2014

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14th October, 2014   Ms. Hilary Forde Director of Racing Governance & Compliance Irish Greyhound Board Greenpark Dock Road Limerick   Dear Hilary.   Many… Read More ›

Request for publication of test results.

October 24, 2014

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10th October, 2014   Geraldine Larkin Chief Executive Officer Irish Greyhound Board Greenpark Dock Road Limerick     Dear Geraldine, In lieu of another finding… Read More ›

IGOBF Ask for dismissal of IGB

October 24, 2014

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29th August, 2014   Mr Tom Hayes Junior Minister Department of Agriculture Food & the Marine, Main Street Cashel Co. Tipperary   Dear Minister Hayes,… Read More ›

IGB Chairman canvassing for Neilan contract extension

August 28, 2014

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https://s3.amazonaws.com/s3.documentcloud.org/documents/1280915/track-performances-in-2013-table-redacted-from.pdf This is a link to a summary of the track performances for 2013. The figures speak for themselves. These figures are from the final year… Read More ›