Sligo/Leitrim TD defends efforts to serve constituents in South Donegal

A Sligo Leitrim TD has defended the efforts of TDs in the constituency to serve the people in the south Donegal area.

It follows accusations by campaigner Valerie McNulty of the Reunify Donegal campaign that they hear more from Donegal TDs who no longer cover the south Donegal area.

Today is the deadline for people to make submissions to the constituencies commission on changes to the electoral boundaries following the completion of the 2016 census.

Sinn Fein TD Martin Kenny is from Leitrim and says he has clinics in south Donegal.

He has defended his role in serving everyone in the constituency: