RBS 6 Nations Championship 2009 Media Accreditation Reminder
Please find the media accreditation application procedures and contact details for all of Ireland's home games in the RBS 6 Nations Championship 2009. Please note that the closing date for all media applications is 5.00pm on Friday, 23rd January 2009.
1) Written Media
All written media applying for accreditation should send their applications by post or email only to:
Mr. Edmund Van Esbeck,
Upper Churchtown Road,
Tel: +353 (0) 12986759
2) All other media (photographic/broadcast) applying for accreditation must complete the attached application form and return by email or post (Faxed applications will NOT be processed) to:
Grainne Fulham (nee Gaynor)
Irish Rugby Football Union
10-12 Lansdowne Road
Tel: +353 (0) 16473867
• If you require a phone/ISDN line in Croke Park, you must contact Croke Park Stadium directly on +353 (0) 1819 2300 AT LEAST 10 DAYS IN ADVANCE OF EACH GAME.
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