For the Sligo/North Leitrim Constituency

Hosted by

Marc MacSharry

Party: Fianna Fáil
From: Pearse Rd, Sligo
Occupation: Senator & Auctioneer
Age: 43

Marc MacSharry was first elected to the Seanad in 2002, and he was re-elected in July 2007. MacSharry is currently Government Seanad spokesperson on Finance and the Public Service. Marc was the CEO of Sligo Chamber of Commerc from 2000-2005. He now runs a property auctioneering business in Sligo.


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The Big Ticket Vox Pop

On Tuesday the 15th of February we hit the streets of Sligo to find out how the locals
felt about the issues affecting them.

86,000 views on YouTube!

While talking to people on the street we came across one person with some interesting views. This video
has over 86,000 views on YouTube! Click play below to see what all the fuss is about.

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Special Thanks

The organisers would thank the students from the Event Management and PR course at IT Sligo for their diligent assistance on the night. Under the direction of Catherine Young were Jemma Clerkin, Tomas Lynn, Shane Brannigan, Helena Moran and Jennifer Kilgannon. We would also like to thank the 3 IT Sligo cameramen on the night: Michael Devaney, James Treanor and John Donnelly.