Date fixed for co-option convention

The Fine Gael party in the Ballinasloe electoral area will select their candidate to replace former Cllr. Joe Tierney on Galway County Council at a co-option convention in Gullane’s Hotel, Ballinasloe next Monday, April 21st at 9 pm. Registration of voting delegates will commence at 7.30 pm sharp. Six candidates have been nominated to contest next Monday evening’s co-option convention. The candidates in alphabetical order are: Dan Dowling from Ballinasloe; former member of Galway County Council and Ballinasloe Town Council Michael Finnerty and John Goode, a member of the party’s Laurencetown branch.