Who: Gareth Brady, star of the iconic Euro 2016 photograph alongside his brother Robbie and Robbie’s girlfriend, Kerrie.
When: Last Tuesday, 31 October at 1910
Where: The Peninsula, Fingal
Wearing: A grey hoodie and smart pants
Manner: cordial, bordering in jovial
Gareth was kind enough to furnish my children with bags of candied treats as a reward for their guising endeavours on All Hallows’ Eve. The masqueraders had cleverly presented themselves as a coven of witches, a guise so successful that Gareth had little hesitation in furnishing each with a pre-prepared bag of sweet confection.
We all want to meet our heroes. Receiving gifts from one surpassed my wildest dreams.