Gay Byrne will NOT contest the presidential election

first_img Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Pinterest NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Gay Byrne has confirmed he will NOT be in the running for the Presidency.The 77 year old broadcaster, who’s believed to be in his West Donegal holiday home telephoned the Fianna Fail leader Micheal Martin earlier today to inform him of his decision not to contest the election.So far, there’s been no reaction from the party.Earlier this week it was revealed that Michael Martin had told Mr Byrne that Oireachtas members could facilitate his nomination as an Independent candidate if he decided to stand in the election.Voting will take place in late October. Twitter Google+ Newsx Adverts Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Google+center_img WhatsApp WhatsApp Pinterest Previous articleMinor ‘localised’ incidents as Apprentice Boys march in DerryNext articleThree arrested after Derry disturbances News Highland 448 new cases of Covid 19 reported today Twitter Gay Byrne will NOT contest the presidential election By News Highland – August 13, 2011 Facebook Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny last_img read more

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