24 Dec

WELL-KNOWN DONEGAL COMMUNITY ACTIVIST JOINS SINN FEIN

first_imgBrian Carr is welcomed into the Sinn Fein party.Brian Carr is welcomed into the Sinn Fein party.Well-known Glenties-based community activist Brian Carr has joined Donegal Sinn Féin.Brian, who had previously contested last year’s local elections as an Independent Candidate for the Glenties Electoral Area, was warmly welcomed into the party during the party’s Convention last Monday.Speaking on the night, the Glenties native said that he is incredibly proud to now have joined the party and that he is now looking forward to his future as a party activist. “I am of course incredibly proud to announce that I am now a member of Sinn Féin – the most supported party in Ireland today.”“I decided to join Sinn Féin for a number of reasons; the party is the only political organisation in Ireland which has shown that there is a better, fairer way and Sinn Féin offers a viable and comprehensive alternative to the failed, austerity driven politics of other parties.”“I can honestly say that I am committed one hundred per cent to Sinn Féin and I look forward to being heavily involved with the party going forward.”At the Sinn Féin Convention on Monday night, during which Deputies Pearse Doherty and Padraig MacLochlainn were selected as the party’s forthcoming General Election candidates, both Deputies welcomed Brian to the party and praised him on being a committed community activist and for his wilful commitment to Sinn Fein.  WELL-KNOWN DONEGAL COMMUNITY ACTIVIST JOINS SINN FEIN was last modified: February 26th, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Brian CarrGlentiesSinn Feinlast_img read more