Statue of Charles Haughey to be in place for 2005 Regata

The organisers of Dingle Regatta have confirmed that a statue of Charles Haughey will be in place in time for this year`s Regatta. The bust will be unveiled to mark the opening of the regatta which begins on august 21st. Lorcan O Kineda one of the organisers of the unveiling said it has not yet been confirmed as to who will officially launch this years event, which has traditionally been opened by former Taoiseach Charles haughey.