North Tipperary County Council passes Motion to reject the Fiscal Treaty

A statement issued by Cllr. Séamie Morris today tells how North Tipperary County Council passed a motion calling on the council to” express its opposition to the fiscal compact treaty because it makes permanent cutbacks in public spending and removes the option of stimulating the economy to promote growth”  North Tipperary County council today passed a motion […]

Farmers For No in disagreement with main farm organisations on likely effects of Fiscal Compact Treaty

The farmers’ group campaigning for a No vote in next week’s referendum, Farmers For No, have come out in disagreement with the main farm organisations on the likely effects of the Fiscal Compact Treaty being adopted. The group says that being the Yes men of Europe has impoverished the country to the extent that there […]

North Tipperary South Offaly General Election Results

Turnout of 77.15 percent; Electorate 63235; Total votes cast 48789; Spoiled Vote 516, Total Valid Poll 48273; Quota 12,069 First Count Michael Lowry (Ind) 14104 – Elected Noel Coonan (FG) 11425 Alan Kelly (Lab) 9559 Maire Hoctor (FF) 7978 Seamus Morris (SF) 3034 Billy Clancy (Ind) 1442 Olwyn O Malley (GP) 409 Kate Bopp (Ind) […]

North Tipperary South Offaly General Election Candidates Debate Video and Audio

Last night, Thursday 10th February, in a packed Nenagh Arts Centre the candidates for the 2011 General Election North Tipperary South Offaly held a public debate. This offered the public an opportunity to speak to candidates –Kate Bopp (Ind) Billy Clancy (Ind, New Vision) Noel Coonan (FG), Maire Hoctor (FF), Alan Kelly (LAB)  Michael Lowry […]

Independent Councillor Billy Clancy to contest General Election in North Tipperary South Offaly

Billy Clancy Independent County Councillor in the Thurles Electoral area is to contest the 2011 General Election in the North Tipperary South Offaly constituency with the New Vision Alliance From the New Vision Website “New Vision is an association of independent candidates, working together to change the way we ‘do’ politics in Ireland. All NewVision […]