Murphy blasts European Candidates for failing to discuss climate issues

A local election candidate has hit out at the no show of any four of the Fianna Fáil or Fine Gal European Candidates at a European elections hustings event which was organised by the Environmental Pillar movement in Carrick-on- Shannon last week.

Manorhamilton Municipal District Independent local election candidate Jamie Murphy says it’s disappointing that none of the Fianna Fáil or Fine Gael Candidates thought environmental issues were worth discussing especially with so much concern in Leitrim as regards afforestation: