And then there was one – O’Rourke withdraws from FF convention

There is now just one Leitrim-based candidate to contest the Fianna Fail Sligo-Leitrim General Election convention on Friday week. Shane Ellis is set to join Marc MacSharry and Eamon Scanlon on the party ticket, after the sudden withdrawal of Cllr Paddy O’Rourke. He’s been explaining why he’s no longer in the race