Sinn Féin have selected Violet-Anne Wynne as their General Election candidate in Clare.
*Noeleen Moran. Photograph: Martin Connolly Noeleen Moran has confirmed she will not be seeking a nomination from Sinn Féin to contest the upcoming General Election.
*Photograph: Martin Connolly It began earlier than expected but the battle is on as candidates from all over the county begin their campaign to be elected to Dáil Éireann.
*Photograph: John Mangan A “major protest” is to take place on February 1st with the demand of getting better healthcare in the Mid-West.
Sinn Féin are expected to fill the Clare County Council seat belonging to the late Cllr Mike McKee this month.
*Mike McKee Long serving political representative Mike McKee has died.
*Noeleen Moran. Members of the public have been left in “a terribly unsafe situation” with such high overcrowding at University Hospital Limerick and University Hospital Galway, organisers of regional campaign group have stated.
*Photograph: John Mangan “An urgent public meeting” has been called to address continuous overcrowding at University Hospital Limerick (UHL).
Sinn Féin’s only sitting councillor in Clare will not be contesting the next General Election.
As the fight for better medical services across the Mid-West intensifies, a number of community health campaigns have merged together.