Donegal Garda allowed to ride his bike – at 12th time of asking!

first_imgA Donegal Garda has spoken of his frustration at not being able to patrol on a motorbike because bosses would not send him on a course.Moville-based Garda Eamonn Ward became a “biker’ for the force in 2005.However, top brass repeatedly refused his applications to attend a one and a half day upskilling course. Garda Ward needed to get the course to qualify him to ride the 700cc but he only had qualifications to ride a 650cc bike.Eamonn told The Star “We have a 700cc bike in Buncrana…The bike was there all along, but I could not utilise it because I was not skilled on it.”He was eventually sent on the course – at the twelfth time of asking!“It was hugely frustrating,” he added. Donegal Garda allowed to ride his bike – at 12th time of asking! was last modified: June 5th, 2018 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:BikecoursedonegalGardalast_img

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