Maguire says she’s honoured to be selected as Fine Gael council candidate

Sitting Sligo Fine Gael councillor Sinead Maguire says she is looking forward to working to ensure her party obtains two council seats in the Sligo/Strandhill area.

It follows her selection with newcomer Blaine Gaffney at a party selection convention last night to run in next May’s local elections.

Fine Gael has already nominated Cllr Maguire to run as a Dail candidate in the next general election.

Speaking to Ocean FM News, she says it was a huge honour to be selected last night at what was her first convention for a local election: