Galway Bay fm newsroom – Fianna Fáil has selected sitting Councillors Mary Hoade and Donagh Killilea to contest the upcoming local election in the Tuam Municipal District.
Over 100 delegates attended a selection convention at the Corralea Court Hotel in Tuam last night. *
Former TD Colm Keaveney had initially indicated that he would put his name forward for selection, however he withdrew before the convention last night.
Three names went forward – Councillors Hoade and Killilea and Milltown-native businessman Joe Sheridan.
After a vote, Councillors Hoade and Killilea were selected to contest the election.