British-Irish Parliamentary Assembly taking place in Sligo in June

The three day British-Irish Parliamentary Assembly conference postponed due to the recent bad weather will now take place in Sligo in June.

It was due to take place last Monday but will now take place over three days starting on the 10th of June.

Fine Gael Senator Frank Feighan says the decision to postpone it was made in the interests of safety.

Senator Feighan who is vice-Chair of BIPA and a member of its steering committee, outlines what the conference aims to achieve: