Daire launches election campaign with tea party
NEWTOWN man Daire Nolan launched his campaign for the local elections last weekend with an 'American Tea Party' at the community centre.
Daire is 25 and his family has run the local post office in Newtownmountekennedy for three generations.
'The atmosphere was magic and the place rocked,' said his mother Geraldine of the event last Saturday night.
The Brendan Kennedy band provided entertainment at the launch, at which there was delicious food served. Willie Gregory was MC for the night and plenty of people got involved with helping out. Cllr. Christopher Fox spoke to the gathered supporters on the night at what is involved in the campaign which the young independent candidate faces.
The next event planned by the Nolan team is a fashion show in Fishers on February 13