Fine Gael’s Wexford by-election candidate, Verona Murphy, spent much of her canvassing tour of an estate in New Ross last week telling voters that she was “local and vocal”.
She had been buoyed by the announcement of a €5 million grant for the Dunbrody famine ship and the regeneration of New Ross by Minister for Rural Development Michael Ring. His officials insisted that the allocations were decided by an independent committee...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
All Digital Access + eReader
Unlimited Access for 1 Month
Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.
€149 For the 1st Year
Unlimited Access for 1 Year
90 Day Pass
Get a Business Account for you and your team