Anti-Trump protest in Sligo

Sligo was one of the venues where a protest took place yesterday evening against the visit of U.S. President Donald Trump.

About 50 protesters attended the event at the Famine Memorial, in the Quay Street Car Park, which was organised by the United Against Racism group.

The U.S. president flies back to Washington later today.

Peadar Hopkins, one of the protest organisers, spoke of the variety of people who took part in yesterday evening’s protest in Sligo