Wednesday June 3, 2020

Dogs’ abuse in the supermarket, duck welfare and donning the green jersey

In Cork, Fianna Fáil’s Billy Kelleher finds that a variety of issues are exercising the public

Michael Brennan

Political Editor

19th May, 2019
Billy Kelleher, Fianna Fáil European elections candidate, chats with local Brenda King in the Lough area of Cork Picture: John Allen

Fianna Fáil MEP hopeful Billy Kelleher is looking for votes in the backyard of the man who never wanted him to run in the first place. He is out canvassing around the Cork city suburbs of Togher and the Lough. “That’s the boss’s territory,” said another Fianna Fáil TD, in reference to party leader Micheál Martin’s Cork South Central constituency.


Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

Large public capital projects could be run through an “independent panel of international experts” as part of public spending reforms, according to the Department of Public Expenditure

Daniel Murray | 6 months ago

The contract covers the supply of office stationery to a range of government bodies and agencies, including the HSE, universities, hospitals, councils and schools

Michael Brennan | 6 months ago

Party would launch the ‘largest public house building programme that Ireland has ever seen’ and a national health service

Aiden Corkery | 6 months ago