Nominations have now closed for the Fine Gael Constituency Selection Convention for Mayo and there are 4 contenders.
Eanna Kilbane , secretary of the party’s constituency executive received the 4 names ahead of the closing date last night.
The selection convention will take place on Sunday, March 25th.
The 4 nominees are Minister Michael Ring, Senator Michelle Mulherin, Councillor Patsy O’Brien and Alan Dillon.
It’s not yet known how many names will be selected to contest the next General Election in the 4-seater constituency of Mayo. That will be a decision for the party’s Headquarters.
Fine Gael at present hold two of the 4 seats in Mayo.
Former Taoiseach Enda Kenny, one of the two sitting TDs has stated that he will not be contesting the next election.