Deputy Pearse Doherty to lead Sinn Fein campaign for Seanad abolition

first_img WhatsApp Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Google+ Facebook Previous articleHighland Radio retains its position as Ireland’s top local radio stationNext articleStatutory committee formed to oversee the merger of Derry City and Strabane District Councils News Highland Pinterest 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North WhatsApp Pinterest By News Highland – July 26, 2013 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Twittercenter_img Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Donegal South West TD Pearse Doherty has confirmed that Sinn Féin will be calling for a yes vote in the upcoming referendum to abolish the Seanad, which will take place on Friday 4th October.Deputy Doherty, who has been appointed as the party’s referendum campaign director, said this morning that the government should have refered the issue of the Seanad to the constitutional convention where other issues of constitutional importance are being discussed.In 2007, Pearse Doherty became the first Sinn Fein member to be elected to Seanad Eireann, and he says he made his views known from day one…………….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/pearseanad.mp3[/podcast] Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry News Twitter Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Facebook Deputy Pearse Doherty to lead Sinn Fein campaign for Seanad abolition Google+last_img read more

Wolves 2-1 Manchester United: 10-man Reds hand top four advantage to Arsenal and Spurs

first_imgOle Gunnar Solskjaer tasted defeat in the Premier League for a second time (Picture: Getty)Wolves came from behind to put a serious dent in Manchester United’s top four hopes with a 2-1 win at Molineux.Scott McTominay gave the visitors the lead when he drilled a fine effort in from 25 yards in what was his first goal for the club.Jesse Lingard and Romelu Lukaku missed golden chances to double United’s lead but were denied at point-blank range by Rui Patricio.Wolves’ equaliser came when Fred was dispossessed midway through his own half after 25 minutes played and Raul Jiminez slipped in Jota to fire past David De Gea.ADVERTISEMENTThe hosts controlled the rest of the half but the two teams were level at the interval. United rediscovered their intensity after the break but Ashley Young’s second yellow reduced the visitors to ten men with half an hour to play. Sean KearnsTuesday 2 Apr 2019 9:41 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link726Shares Wolves 2-1 Manchester United: 10-man Reds hand top four advantage to Arsenal and Spurs Advertisement McTominay scored United’s opener (Picture: Getty)center_img Smalling put one in his own net (Picture: Getty)Wolves were happy to sit back and hit United on the counter-attack and they found a winner thanks to a huge slice of luck 15 minutes from time.AdvertisementAdvertisementLeander Dendoncker connected with a cross into the box and confusion between De Gea and Chris Smalling led to the defender scoring an unfortunate own goal.It means United miss the opportunity to leapfrog Arsenal and Spurs into third and are now outsiders for the top four.MORE: Luke Shaw suspended for Manchester United’s next two Premier League matches after tenth yellow card Advertisement Commentlast_img read more