Sinead Maguire

  • Former Sligo Minister John Perry wants Fine Gael to add him to the ticket in the absence of outgoing candidate Councillor Sinead Maguire.

    Councillor Maguire took the ticket following the resignation of Gerry Reynolds in July and has now stepped down from the ticket for family reasons.

    Councillor Perry has appealed to Fine Gael membership to elect him for the Dail candidacy.

    He cites the large number of first preference votes he received in the 2016 party convention as testament to his electability.

  • The Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney will deliver a key note address on Brexit in Sligo on Thursday evening which will be followed by a panel discussion with a range of speakers from the business, agriculture and transport sectors.

     Sligo Councillor, Sinead Maguire will host a public “Brexit and the Northwest” event on Thursday, in the Aurivo Auditorium at IT Sligo from 8pm-9.30pm.

    Cllr. Maguire is encouraging business people, members of the farming community, and members of the public to attend this important event to discuss the impact of Brexit on the Northwest and border regions.

    With the Brexit deadline of March 29th fast approaching, the Tanaiste will speak about the latest developments on Brexit.

    Cllr. Maguire will also facilitate a panel discussion on the potential impact of Brexit on the northwest and border regions.