Green Party announce two candidates for Leitrim Local Elections

Leitrim Observer Reporter


Leitrim Observer Reporter

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This week the Green Party have announced they will run two candidates in the local elections this May.

Leslie O'Hora will try again to secure a seat for his party in the Carrick-on-Shannon electoral area. Mr O'Hora ran in the 2016 General Electiosn for Sligo-Leitrim and was excluded in the second count. A solar energy worker and founder of the Good Energies Alliance Group,he was a prominent campaigner in the anti-fracking protest movement.

A new Green Party candidates, Dr Bláithín Gallagher will compete for a council seat in the Manorhamilton electoral area.

Dr Gallagher is the chairperson The Model-Sligo,  and editor of the  Leitrim Guardian.

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