• Local election candidate in Westport Shane Fitzgerald  believes that 1 in 4 persons in each house in the Westport, Louisburgh, Newport areas that he has canvassed are not registered to vote. 

    He told Midwest News today that one man told him that he has been living in Westport for 14 years, and he does not have a vote.   

    With only days left to register as a voter, Mr Fitzgerald says it is very important to have your say, so please ensure that you can at least exercise your right to vote on 24rdMay.

    To register to vote, you can download the form from Mayo County Council’s website.