Tributes  have been paid following the death of a north London actor who was the son of one of the founders of the Aisling Return to Ireland Project.

John Glynn (Junior) aged 39, died on September 11th following a tragic bicycle accident.

He was the son of John Glynn originally from Ballina, who founded the Camden-based charity in 1994 with Alex McDonnell.

John Junior had worked on children's BBC programmes such as The Biz and The Wild House in his youth.

Later he had supporting roles in BBC's Casualty and ITV's The Bill and played leading roles in independent movies based in north London, such as The Ballad of Johnny Windows and Breaking Britain.

He is survived by his father John and mother Kay, and brother Darren.

His funeral will take place at the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, on Quex Road, Kilburn, London on Wednesday next at 2.30pm.

The Mass can be viewed on church services at



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