Adding his condolences, Mayor of Waterford City & County, Cllr. Joe Kelly said :
On behalf of the people of Waterford City and County, I would like to offer our sincerest condolences to Ashling Murphy’s family, friends and colleagues, and express our absolute shock, anger and sadness at the taking of such a beautiful life.
Vigils take place across Waterford City and County today and tomorrow to remember Ashling, a young woman with her whole life ahead of her.
She was going for a run. We must do better.
- Ardmore – Friday 4pm Storm Wall, Old Church Car Park
- Cappoquin – Friday 5pm, Village Square
- Waterford City – Friday 6pm – Peoples Park
- Ballymacarbry – Friday 6pm, Community Centre Car Park
- Lismore – Friday 6pm, Millennium Park
- Dungarvan & Abbeyside – Friday 6:15pm – Walton Park
- Portlaw – Friday 8pm, Town Square
- Waterford – Saturday 4pm – Greenway Carriganore
- Tallow, Friday 6 pm-Hyde Park