Gallagher, O’Hora to run for Green Party in Leitrim

The chairperson of the board of directors of The Model arts centre in Sligo is to run as a local election candidate for the Green Party.

Dr Blaithin Gallagher, a native of Mohill, Co Leitrim, is seeking a Leitrim County Council seat in the Manorhamilton Municipal District, in which she lives.

Meanwhile, Leslie O’Hora, a former general election candidate for the Green Party, is running again for a council seat in the Carrick on Shannon Municipal District.

Dr Gallagher has been telling Ocean FM News why she decided to run: