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A Sligo councillor says the Government’s proposed plans to deter and limit the ability of investment funds to buy up housing do not go far enough. New changes include a 10% increase in stamp duty on the purchases of ten or more properties over a 12 month period. Apartments will…

A Sligo councillor is calling for a ban on the sale of dogs on Facebook, Done Deal, Buy and Sell, Twitter and other social media online pages. It came at this month’s meeting of Sligo County Council when Solidarity People Before Profit Councillor Gino O Boyle said people sometimes buy…

Another candidate has joined the general election race in the constituency of Sligo/Leitrim/South Donegal/North Roscommon. The Mayor of Sligo, Cllr Gino O Boyle, will seek a seat as a Solidarity People Before Profit candidate. In 2015, he was co-opted onto Sligo County Council following the death of his father Seamus.…

A Sligo councillor has called the government ‘hypocritical’ for allowing the development of a fracked gas terminal in Shannon Airport. People Before Profit Councillor and Mayor of Sligo, Gino O’Boyle, submitted a motion at this months meeting of Sligo County Council calling on the Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar and Minister Richard…