Belfast Telegraph

PR expert is appointed by Co Tyrone gold company

By Staff Reporter

Canadian mining company Dalradian Resources has appointed a director of communications here after applying for permission to build a controversial gold mine in Co Tyrone.

Barry Turley is taking on the role after six years of running his own PR firm. He has worked with clients including Quinn Industrial Holdings, Manufacturing NI and SDC Trailers.

He is a former senior journalist and producer for the BBC and RTE, and also worked as SDLP director of communications.

Mr Turley said: "After 16 years working with a range of business and third sector clients, the time had come for a new challenge and I'm delighted to be joining Dalradian Gold."

Dalradian managing director Brian Kelly added: "Dalradian is working to develop the local economy, to build a prosperous future for the people of the local area here in west Tyrone and more widely and we look forward to Barry's contribution to bringing this goal forward."

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