Taoiseach in Sligo this evening for Brexit meeting

Taoiseach Enda Kenny will be in Sligo this evening for a meeting on Brexit.

The event, in The Sligo Park Hotel, will start at 7pm and is open to the public.

It will be hosted by Sligo/Leitrim Fine Gael TD Tony McLoughlin to hear the concerns and opinons of people about the effects for this region of Britain leaving the EU.

North West MEP Mairead McGuinness, Aaron Forde, CEO of Aurivo Co-Operative, Bernie Butler of the food business Good4U and Joe Dolan of the Hotels Federation will be guest speakers.

There will also be a panel of contributors, including from the IDA, Sligo Chamber of Commerce, IT Sligo and the IFA.

Deputy McLoughlin says the Taoiseach will be coming direct from a trip to Poland for the event.