Two Sligo FG councillors say Varadkar is best man to lead party

Both Sligo County Council Cathaoirleach Hubert Keaney and Councillor Dara Mulvey, both Fine Gael, are to support Leo Varadkar for the Fine Gael leadership.

Local Councillors will account for 10% of the final vote to decide on the new leader in a system that is being used for the first time by in this contest.

Leitrim’s Sean McDermott and Frank Dolan were undecided when contacted by Ocean FM News last night while we are awaiting a response from the other local Councillors in Sligo and Donegal so far.

Dara Mulvey says Varadkar’s hard work on issues that matter has confirmed his backing: