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Election candidates stage multitude of meetings

Innovative bids to secure pole position ahead of local and European elections

6th April, 2014

And . . . they're off! While local and European election candidates are not legally permitted to erect posters as part of their political campaigns until April 23, many have come up with innovative ways to get their mugshots up on poles nationwide.

A proliferation of advertised public meetings, with themes ranging from ''the cost of living crisis - being held by Fianna Fail European candidate Mary Fitzpatrick at 10.30am in Dublin next Tuesday - to ''personal and home...

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