Irish Green Party Senator from Waterford, running in the south constituency for the European Parliament; fighting for a greener, fairer future for all.
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Alex White is the Labour candidate for Dublin constituency European Parliament Election 2019.
Driven by my passion for equality and a fairer society I want to build consensus for change in Kildare.
Speaking Truth to Power. I have fresh ideas that are not part of the standard media narrative. Lets make Ireland Sovereign Again.
Julie is a 29 year old barrister who wants to work for you on Cork City Council.
I’m a hard-working, Independent Councillor who believes in people-centered politics and actions and this belief has characterised my work.
I make no election promises except that I will be available to you and will work tirelessly to ensure that your views are represented at Council level.
Imran Khurshid is a legal professional running for Dublin’s North Inner City in the local elections.
The youngest candidate in Cork City South Central, a voice for the left-behind generation. Imagination | Support | Change.
I am a second time candidate having first contested local elections in 2014. I work as a full time trade union official, representing health workers.
• Expert on Democracy and International Law• Former lecturer at Trinity and NUI Maynooth• Author of four books• Highly active in the community
Carly Bailey lives in Dublin 12 with her young family. She is an activist, a campaigner and someone who knows what it is to live in the real world.
I am a full time Independent Councillor for the Ratoath Municipal District. I have 20 years experience as a Councillor. Local Voice Local Action.
Gemma O’Doherty is an award-winning journalist who has dedicated her career to fighting state corruption and defending truth, justice and free speech.
Member of People Before Profit and lifelong socialist looking to represent all working people for their interests in their communities across our city.
Dave Quinn here. I’m asking for you to vote for me in the local elections on Friday 24th May. We need a change. We can do better. We have to do better.
I am the principal of St. Joseph’s NS in Carlow town and have a Masters in Educational Leadership from Dublin City University.
I don’t believe in waffle so I won’t put any here. If elected I commit to work on the short and long term priorities listed in my profile. Thanks Finbarr
A community activist for 25 years, working to protect Dublin Bay, Promenade, St. Anne’s Park, Fairview Trees & Park. Climate action, homes and equality.
A strong determined voice who believes that our local authorities should provide more & better local services. I walk the walk not just talk the talk!
Deirdre is young, forward-thinking and progressive. She is passionate about community and wants to champion young families & investment in rural towns.
I am a board member of the Kerry Sustainable Energy Co-op and Cool Planet Champion for Kerry. I want Climate Action Now and to help Transform Tralee.
My name is Ben Slimm and I am a first time candidate. I’m running to be a new voice for Tralee on Kerry County Council and need your number 1 vote.
I am 48 years old and a mother of four children. I am calling on the Tralee electorate to vote for me and give me a mandate to represent them.
Honest and committed to Bray and it’s community. I bring to the table a wealth of experience, knowledge and a determination to work hard if elected.
Rathfarnham Templeogue needs a competent and capable Councillor to ensure their needs are represented, I am that person.
Independent – NOT shackled by party HQ diktats, not beholden to funders or vested interests – BUT committed to Local Government & Local Communities
I was co-opted onto Carlow Co Council in Oct 17. I have worked as a community worker in Carlow for over 20 years. I am honest, effective & committed.
I want you to to vote for me on Friday , Put me in the EU Parliament to join a blocking minority which will end EU commission control of our lives.
I am 37 a mum of 5 from Mayo. I campaigned heavily and publicly last year in the repeal Campaign for the successful yes vote. I am the change
Passionate about improving the lives of all Irish Citizens, providing housing, reducing stress, and building a strong resilient economy.
I’m an Independent councillor for Limerick City West. Social housing,universal healthcare & equality for all in society are my priorities.
My priorities are warm affordable housing, protecting the environment, accessible and affordable transport, & community-led renewable energy projects.
I’m an independent running for transportation, housing, and sensible planning. My top priority if fixing traffic. Please see my twitter.
We need rapid changes towards community engaged planning and open government. These are essential for a just transition to a carbon-free future.
BSc, HDip, (NUI), BD, PhD studentship (QUB), survived medical error using ‘alternatives’, safe environment for all, INFORMED rural dev, no bullshit
My vision for Cork is of a vibrant place to live and work. One that has a progressive imagination and a living sense of community.
I’m the Social Democrats for Cobh Municipal District, looking to represent Cobh, Carrigtwohill, Glounthaune, LittleIsland, Knockraha surrounding area.
Andrew Doyle – An experienced voice in Europe for Leinster, Agri-Food, Business, Climate Action, Tourism & Business
I am a passionate advocate for nature and wildlife & have actively fought to protect our green spaces. A mum of two, I must act to protect our future.
I am a Chartered Accountant and former Mayor of Athlone. I am a member of Westmeath County Council audit committee and the RTE All Ireland Drama Fest.
Climate Scientist, working at ICHEC/NUI Galway. Originally from Dublin, now in Moycullen with wife and 3 teenage children. Branch Chair of IFUT.
I’m 31 years old working in UL and living in Kilbane, Castletroy. I have a background in community development & an MA & BA in Politics & Law from UL.
I am a music teacher and music school owner in Macroom. I am involved in community activism and charity work.
I am a full-time Councillor and the only Independent in the Stillorgan LEA.
As your local Sinn Fein Councillor, I have been working hard to improve amenities, services, economic development & housing provision in North Fingal.
Let me be brutally honest I focused my attention over the past 5 years on helping people who came to me for support, be it housing, rental, footpath, or M28.
Father, Husband, Engineer, Ex-Military, ProLife, Free Speech, Conservative, Against PC & Identity Politics Chairman of Renua. LE Galway City East
I am a married father of two and community volunteer. I currently work as a material manager in the pharmaceutical/construction industry.
Be Independent Vote Independent I care about Tralee and its people.I will listen. I will take action. Tralee needs a new voice. Vote Ted Cronin No.1
Married to Cathy and living with our 5 children in Templeogue-Chairperson of St Pius X BNS, Member TSS GAA and Faughs GAA. Self Employed Snap Print.
Diary farmer, councillor and former Mayor of the County of Cork with an Independent voice representing and working for West Cork.
The hardest working community candidate in the electoral area. -Local Policing Forum-Palmerstown Neighbourhood Watch-South Dublin PPN- Tidy Towns
Renua stand for family community and country and we can and will make a difference if elected.
Adrienne Wallace is one of the youngest candidates. She is fighting for the next generation & for the radical action needed on climate change. Vote#1
I’m a Solidarity and Socialist party activist fighting for many years against the exploitation of ordinary working class people to enrich the 1%.
I come from what used to be one of the last villages in Dublin, Saggart. I have lived in Clane since 2010 with my wife and four kids.
I am committed to providing a strong independent voice for the people of the Midlands-North-West constituency in the EU Parliament.
Anne Colgan (Independent) is a County Councillor since 2016, was Mayor of Dundrum from 2016-2018 and is the Co-Founder and Chair of Imagine Dundrum.
Fianna Fáil MEP candidate for 2019 European election in Dublin constituency.
I am from Rural North Westmeath. I will work to support towns and villages with investment, employment, transport, broadband, housing, local amenities.
Highly accomplished candidate with political & government experience, very active in local community, works for Ibec so understands business & economy.
I am 28, from Achill Island, and a first time candidate. I’m running for election because climate change needs to be addressed.
A Socialist Feminist Voice for workers, women and the planet. For need not greed. Vote Rita Harrold number 1 and Gillian Brian number 2.
Hi, I’m Holly, a farmer and small business owner from West Cork. I have a keen interest in agriculture, climate justice and social democracy.
Married with 3 sons. I work with North Offaly Community Development Network. I am involved in numerous Community Groups.
I will bring a fresh new voice and leadership to tackle climate change, traffic congestion and inappropriate development on Howth Peninsula.
Anne-Marie is a co-founder of the Social Democrats and the party’s Political Director. Anne-Marie lives in Lucan with her family and rescued greyhound.
Elected in 2014, Kate is a councillor for the Blackrock Electoral Area. Areas of interest are Climate Action, Affordable Housing and Public Transport.
My name is Niamh Boyle. I’m a mother of four & a chartered accountant. I live in Blackrock & I hope to support the community in the Dundalk South area.
My name is David Dunne and I have been a Tipperary County Councillor for the last five years. Hard working and honest.
Prominent pro-life campaigner. Committed activist who wants to improve services, business opportunities and access to housing in my area.
First elected 5 years ago. Paul wants to continue to support you, the local person, local families, and local communities. Vote Taylor No 1
I have worked in the disability sector for over 15 years and want to try and influence local development on behalf of the disability and voluntary sector.
I am from Ballyfermot where I still live with my wife and family. I am seeking re-election to DCC.
A passionate campaigner for your interests, not vested interests. Working for a better quality of life & a real say, like on Metro & safe bike routes.
I am a dad, a husband, a teacher, a community activist and an author. I’d love to hear your ideas and vision for our local community in Trim and South Meath.
A solicitor and mother of two, I’m Galway’s new Green voice for climate, nature, caring and communities.
Married with two children. Offaly County Councillor since 2009. Party leader for Renua Ireland for the last 2 years. Running in the Birr District.
I am native to Leitrim. I come from a working class background. I am Catholic and married with children. I believe in free speech and family values.
I am 27 & from Scarriff. My key areas of interest are youth development and building sustainable communities that people can live & work in.
I stand for a sustainable network of rural communities, where our dependence on nature is recognised and respected as the bedrock of our prosperity.
Maghnus lives in Lifford with his wife and two children. His main focus, should he be elected, will be on family and community life.
Brendan McCormack is an environmental activist in the ‘Save Our Skibbereen’ campaign. He intends to make West Cork a leader in sustainability.
Liam is running in his home town of Tallaght to keep climate action top of the political agenda.
I’m running a poster free campaign and hoping to bring new ideas and a fresh approach to Laois county council. Contact me for more information.
I am a professionally qualified project manager deeply engaged in local community work. I have spent all my life protecting and defending human rights.
I am a married man with 2 adult children and 4 grandchildren. I work for Cope Foundation which offers services for people with intellectual disabilities.
I am Anwar Ul Haq Malik, an Independent candidate for Lucan Electoral Area. I am running a poster free campaign.
John Crowley is the Social Democrats candidate for Galway City West. I warmly welcome any of you to get in touch about any local issues.
Committed to ensuring that all constituents are listened to and feel valued by the council they elect.
7 years experience dealing with the council as a constituency manager. I will bring energy & drive and aim to be a strong voice for our community.
Serving member of Carlow County Council since 2004. Elected Chairman 2009. Delivering community development projects locally.
I believe in Conviction, Courage, and Compassion and so local representation is important to all of us, our families and communities.
Qualified barrister at law with a keen interest in healthcare, legal reform, environmental issues (including infrastructure) and social challenges.
Mike Taylor is the youngest ever and first openly LGBTQ candidate for West Clare. He is passionate about fighting for the future of rural West Clare.
First elected in Blackrock in 2009, Barry Ward is the Leader of the Fine Gael Group on DLRCoCo and will be a Dún Laoghaire general election candidate.
Successfully contested 2014 Local Elections @ 1st time. Volunteer Cork City Hospitals, Children’s Club, Employed Youth Worker Bishopstown Youth Project.
I work for Nature with schools and communities throughout Limerick. I believe Limerick can become Irelands leading city of Nature & Health.
I stand for taking action to the highest level – for the good of the many rather than the few, and in the long-term rather than the short-term.
I have a Masters in Child and Youth. Honours Degree in social care. I have worked within the community for the past 11 years.
Standing for Community and on Right2Change Policies. Together we are stronger.
The co-founder of Pop Up Gaeltacht and a long-time human rights and language activist, Peter Kavanagh was born and raised in Clondalkin.
Ian grew up in Swords and is a committed environmentalist, volunteer and communicator. He wants to help make Swords a thriving liveable community.
Liam is a 2019 Fine Gael Local election candidate for the Mallow municipal area.
A Cllr since 2008 Séamas is dedicated to promoting and supporting community development through greater investment into youth & senior citizen groups.
I am a 22 year old final year college student from Navan. Having grown up in this town I believe I have ideas to improve our town for the better.
I am a new young candidate for Kells with a focus on housing, youth facilities, the environment and strong, accountable, transparent local government.
22 year old political activist and law Student running to shake up Tipperary and inject some energy and new ideas into the council. Vote for Change.
I’m a local woman, who’s lived in the area all my life. I’m passionate about working for our people, our community, and our environment.
Self employed. Was Pres Swords Chamber. Work with Swords Tidy Towns I’ve 3 sons & 4 granddaughters & 5 siblings living, working & rearing kids here
A gaeilgoir, Toireasa is a mother, part time law teacher and a full time Sinn Fein Councillor on Kerry County Council for nearly 16 years.
A parent, commuter and community organizer who knows the challenges that face us on a daily basis and is excited about tackling them.
I’m an active local councillor with 10 years experience. Priorities – Jobs, Tourism, Food & Agriculture, Rural roads, Broadband, Community support.
I am a businessman, former Councillor for FG on Donegal County Council from 2004 to 2014. I am involved in many community and voluntary organisations.
I am passionate about family, community and equality. I will be a strong voice on local issues including public housing and accessible healthcare.
Self-employed accountant. My key values are vision, integrity and accountability which I believe are missing where it matters in our Council today.
I have represented the people of Bray as a TD and Councillor. Equality, housing, education, and mental health are my priorities. Experience matters.
I’m a stay at home dad of 2 and full time carer for my daughter who has a disability. I want to be a voice for people who have no voice in our society
I’m running for the County Council as I believe I can be a strong voice and advocate for the people of our area. I want to work to improve our community.
A secondary school teacher, my hobbies include playing hurling, football and music. Served in many admin capacities within the GAA for over 10 years.
YOUR STRONG INDEPENDENT VOICE FOR SLIGO. I’m a Mother, former Mayor of Sligo, Independent Councillor, Sligo County Council and Guidance Counsellor.
A member of Kerry County Council for the past 8 years. I know that I have the experience and expertise to represent you on Kerry County Council.
I’m a first-time candidate. Like many of my colleagues, I joined the Social Democrats because Ireland needs change. That begins at local level.
My aim is to leave this world a better place for future generations, and the wellbeing of the people of Sligo’s rural communities is my No.1 priority.
My Priorities- The provision of a people-centered health service. Will continue to work with local communities in enhancing our local area.
Gillian Brien has over 18 years experience working within the Human Rights field, dealing with LGBT+ Young People, Travellers, Asylum & Refugees.
Seán Kelly has been a member of the European Parliament for Ireland South since 2009. He is the leader of Fine Gael in the European Parliament.
Value and accountability for Irish taxpayers, a society where the sick and the elderly don’t feel like a burden, prolife from womb to tomb.
I hope to build on the work and goodwill I’ve built up over the past seven years by seeking election into one of the North Inner City Dublin seats.
I am a native of Schull in West Cork, I am running for Fine Gael in the upcoming local elections. I am a young woman who has an interest in Politics.
I am well educated and have life experience to support my endeavour. As a new candidate wishes to serve my community and make a difference.
Green candidate for Stillorgan electoral area, focused on green spaces, sustainable transport, affordable housing, and climate action.
I grew up in Palmerstown and still live here. I come from a large family and we have all lived and worked locally. I went to Pobalscoil.
Kenmare native and former journalist Cleo Murphy wants a sustainable tourism business, better public transport, and remote job opportunities.
I am a secondary teacher and am married with a daughter. Our party believes in fairness, transparency and equality in politics and so do I.
I have grown up and been involved actively in the community on Dublin’s Northside. My priorities include housing, the environment, and our community.
A 32 year old Clarinbridge native, wishing to be a new voice for local politics in the area.
I have a severe visual impairment and use a white stick to get around. I overcome obstacles every day to get around the city and to live my life.
29-year old Apprentice Solicitor. Family roots in the Dun Laoghaire area stretching back over 60 years. Graduated with First Class Honours in law in UCD.
Padraig Fallon lives in Drumkeeran Co Leitrim with his wife Lorraine and four children. He comes from a well-respected local family.
I’m Eamonn Moran and I am asking you to vote your No. 1 vote on Friday the 24th of May. I’m Really Proud to be from Bray. Let’s make it Brilliant.
Librarian Running for Clare County Council . Bringing a new Generation to Clare County Council.
I was born and reared in the North Inner City and have been privileged to represent the area in DCC for the past 10 years, this year as Lord Mayor.
For me, it’s about ensuring the best interests of our community are met and to effectively deal with matters that impact upon us.
I am a passionate, honest community activist. I care deeply about people and the environment we live in. We must work together.
An Independent Candidate with a track record of delivering, not promising what I’ll do, I can tell you what I’ve done, can others?
I have been a member of Sligo County Council since 2009 representing the areas of South Sligo. Vote Mulvey Number 1 on May 24th.
#itsTtime I have the interest and energy to successfully represent you. Think bigger, think greater than ever before. It’s time for change.
Cllr Paul Ward was elected to Kildare County Council in 2014. – Represents the areas of Kilcock& Newtown, Rathcoffey, Straffan
I am a very experienced campaigner/lobbyist for the rights of special needs parents, their children & arts/cultural practitioners, locally & nationally.
A self-employed working mother, eager to put in the work for the community and bring a fresh voice to Limerick City & County Council.
I’m a community development worker and human rights activist committed to eradicating poverty and inequality and campaign for the many, not the few.
My priorities for Balbriggan & Skerries:- Improved Local Amenities- Sensible Planning- Tackling Anti-Social Behaviour- Keeping Our Community Clean
I am the current Mayor of South Dublin County. I have a long track record in advocating for and improving conditions of members of my community.
North Inner City Councillor on DCC and candidate in the European elections this May.For public housing, workers’ rights and a safe planet.
A 36 yr old dad of 3, 2nd time running missed out by 2 votes in 2014. Canvassing 2 weeks now, people are looking for change, I hope they’ll put faith in me.
Fearghal Donnelly is a progressive activist and Sinn Féin local representative. He is committed to sensible solutions that protect local communities.
I am a lifelong resident of Bray and a Political Science student in UCD. Passionate about economic justice, equality of opportunity and community.
I wish to continue to serve as your Councillor & strive to make our community the best place to live, work & visit. Please support me with your No. 1
At 27 I am the youngest candidate in this election. I’m a secondary school teacher from Ballymote and have been a councillor for the area since 2016.
Green candidate for Dublin 8, focused on green space, calmer streets, sustainable transport and affordable housing.
I have lived all my life in a rural area and understand the issues facing people.I want to improve the quality of life for people in rural communities.
My vision is for everyone to be able to live fulfilled lives in a healthy environment. I stand for working collaboratively with community.
Mary is an experienced and seasoned local and European politician who knows how to get things done.
I’m a young woman from Springfield, Tallaght. I will fight for the ordinary people of Tallaght on the day to day issues we face.
I’m a 32 year old community activist, born, raised and educated in Galway City. I’m a founding member of many community groups in Galway City.
Michael Doyle is one of two Sinn Féin candidates for Waterford City East in the local elections on Friday May 24th.
Former police, long time resident of Clondalkin, founder of multi-awarded local venture & PosterFree candidate for LE19. View my main focus on website
The Progressive Choice for Europe.
I’m from Ballyshannon County Donegal, main priorities include health, housing, environment and rural regeneration.
Houses for the Irish. Abolish carbon taxes. Restoration of Callan Town Council. Build Thomastown St. Columba’s new hospital now. Flood relief.
I’m a Dubliner born and reared in Clontarf/Killester and now living in Raheny. I care deeply about our area and making it a better place.
People Before Profit candidate standing in the Clondalkin LEA in South Dublin County.Priorities are housing, environment, local democracy.
Joanne Murphy is a proud Ballincollig woman. Her priorities are Special Needs Services, Affordable housing, Public Infrastructure, and local jobs.
I am passionate about building Communities and work with Tidy Towns and several groups, actioned and delivered many initiatives over the years vote 1.
I have been a People Before Profit Councillor since 2017. I have fought to #Repealthe8th for Public Housing and Community Facilities.
Matt Carthy lives in Carrickmacross, Co. Monaghan with his wife Lynn and their five children. Matt is Sinn Féin’s MEP for the Midlands Northwest.
Currently Deputy Chair of Municipal Council in Cobh, Cork. Over 30 years successful track record in business. Secretary of Housing Rights Alliance.
Teacher in Knocknagoshel National School. Passionate about reviving life in Castleisland and it’s hinterland.
Fighting the corner of the residents of Firhouse, Bohernabreena Knocklyon, Edmondstown, Ballycullen.
I’m a Dubliner. I live in Stoneybatter with my family, and I am passionate about climate action, and walkable, bikeable, livable cities.
I am an Independent Councillor since 2014 seeking a second term in Galway Central. I am running a no poster campaign.
Ruairí McGinley has served as a City Councillor on Dublin City Council since 1995. In 2014 Ruairi was elected as an Ind. Cllr in Rathgar Rathmines.
Priorities include supporting local business, maintenance of our open spaces, grass cutting and more efficient tree pruning, graffiti removal.
Richard joined Monaghan County Council in December 2018. He is 34 years old and a native of the Aghabog/Newbliss area.
Active, available and accountable, works tirelessly with community & voluntary groups. Passionate about tourism, youth issues and mental health issues
Persistent determined Donegal Independent candidate. A strong voice for those who don’t normally get heard. Many priorities inc carers, transparency.
Elected in 2014 I offer hard work, dedication and commitment to those I represent, my main focus has always been Integrity, Honesty and Community.
I am a community activist and Independent candidate in the Sligo – Drumcliffe electoral area. A strong voice for REAL change and to help grow Sligo.
I am currently a Sinn Fein councillor for the Lucan LEA. I have been a councillor since 2014. I will be running in the new LEA Palmerstown-Fonthill.
People Before Profit local election candidate for Lucan. Registered general nurse, mother, activist, socialist and music lover.
Ed O’Brien is a Fianna Fáil Councillor on South Dublin County Council for the Lucan area.
Trevor Gilligan is a Fianna Fáil Councillor on South Dublin County Council for the Clondalkin area.
Donagh Killilea is a Fianna Fáil Councillor on Galway County Council for the Tuam area.
Sandra Ruiz is a Social Democrats candidate running for election to South Dublin County Council for the Tallaght Central area.
Chris Pender is a Social Democrats candidate running for election to Kildare County Council for the Newbridge-Kilcullen area.
Sinéad Halpin is a Social Democrats candidate running for election to Cork City Council for the Cork City North-East area.
Naoise Ó Cearúil is a Fianna Fáil Councillor on Kildare County Council for the Maynooth area.
Sorcha O’Neill is an Independent Councillor on Kildare County Council for the Naas area.