Irish Election Literature

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Leaflet from Ammar Ali – Fianna Fáil – Dublin South West Inner City #LE19 February 12, 2019

A leaflet from Ammar Ali who is running in the 2019 Local Elections in The Dublin South West Inner City Ward for Fianna Fáil.
His Campaign Facebook Page
Many thanks to the sender.



Vote No Leaflet from Tony Murray of Renua #8thref May 20, 2018

A Leaflet from Tony Murray of Renua Ireland calling for a No Vote in the Referendum to Repeal the 8th Amendment. He is due to be their candidate in Dublin South Central.



“Brexit Introduced” leaflet from Senator Catherine Ardagh -Fianna Fail April 27, 2017

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“Brexit Introduced” a leaflet explaining what may happen with Brexit from Dublin South Central based Fianna Fail Senator Catherine Ardagh .
Many thanks to the sender.



1964 Programme for a Dinner to mark the 40th Anniversary of Séan Lemass as a T.D March 6, 2016

A lovely Souveneir programme for a dinner dance and presentation to then Taoiseach Séan Lemass to mark his 40th anniversary as a TD and also to mark the 40th wedding anniversary of Mr and Mrs Lemass. It was held in The Shelbourne Hotel and was organised by his Dublin South Central Constituencey organisation.
Many thanks to the sender.



Leaflet from Liam Coyne -Social Democrats – Dublin South Central #ge16 February 21, 2016

A Litir um Thoghchán from Liam Coyne who is running for The Social Democrats in Dublin South Central.
Many thanks to the sender.



Leaflet from Joan Collins -Independent (Right2Change) – Dublin South Central #ge16 December 13, 2015

A leaflet from Independent TD for Dublin South Central Joan Collins which promotes the Right2Change movement. It appears to signal the demise of the ‘United Left’ brand which she campaigned under and had part of her organisation contest seats in the Local Elections under that banner.
Many thanks to the sender.



Leaflet from Máire Devine -Sinn Fein -Dublin South Central December 10, 2015

A leaflet from Máire Devine who is running for Sinn Fein alongside Aengus Ó Snodaigh in Dublin South Central.
She is on Twitter @mairedev
Many thanks to the sender.




Leaflet from Paul Hand -Independent – Dublin South Central #GE16 November 26, 2015

A leaflet from Independent Councillor Paul Hand, who is running in Dublin South Central. The leaflet features the once rare sight of a Pats fan (Paul Hand) holding the FAI Cup.
His Campaign Facebook
Many thanks to the sender.



Letter to voter from Catherine Ardagh @cardagh -Fianna Fail -Dublin South Central #GE16 November 5, 2015

A post budget letter to a voter from Cllr Catherine Ardagh who was recently selected to run for Fianna Fain in Dublin South Central.
Her website
Many thanks to the sender


“Bin The Charges!” -2002 General Election leaflet from Eric Byrne -Labour -Dublin South Central June 12, 2015

From the run up to the 2002 General Election “Bin The Charges!” a leaflet from Eric Byrne of Labour who was running in Dublin South Central. He polled 4,159 votes and lost out on a seat.
The leaflets includes the lines….

“Be warned: the same politicians who brought you rubbish charges are planning to introduce new water charges and other service charges in the future.”
“You know where I stand on these issues. I have been opposed to service charges long before this general election.”

Many thanks to the sender.




2010 anti Water Charges leaflet from Aengus Ó Snodaigh -Sinn Fein -Dublin South Central November 19, 2014

From 2010 an Anti Water Charges leaflet from Sinn Fein Dublin South Central TD Aengus Ó Snodaigh. The leaflet promotes a website which appears to have now expired.
Many thanks to the sender.



Ad for Aoife ni Dhonnchadha -Fianna Fail Local Area Rep – Crumlin,Kimmage, Walkinstown,Terenure and Harolds Cross March 4, 2013

An Ad for Aoife Ni Dhonnchadha a Fianna Fail Local Area Rep for Crumlin,Kimmage, Walkinstown,Terenure and Harolds Cross.
Many thanks to the sender


From the 1974 Local Elections a poster for Dr John O’Connell,Patrick O’Mahony, Jack Richardson -Labour -Ballyfermot Kilmainham February 24, 2013

From the 1974 Local Elections a poster for Labour candidates Dr John O’Connell ,Patrick O’Mahony and Jack Richardson who were running in the Ballyfermot Kilmainham ward. O’Connell topped the poll with 4,803 votes (over two quotas) and Patrick O’Mahony was also elected having polled 435 votes. Jack Richardson polled 100 votes and failed to win a seat.



Leaflet from Pat Upton -Labour Party -1992 General Election Dublin South Central July 17, 2012

From the 1992 General Election a leaflet from Labour Party candidate Pat Upton. Upton topped the poll with 11,923 and was elected on the first count. He was reelected in 1997 before his untimely passing at the age of 54 in 1999.
Many thanks to the sender.




From 1997 an Anti Property Tax leaflet from Cáit Keane -PD (Now FG)-Dublin South Central June 26, 2012

From the 1997 General Election a leaflet from then Progressive Democrat Councillor (and now Fine Gael Senator) Cáit Keane urging voters to “Support Cllr Cáit Keane’s campaign to repeal family home tax in Dublin South Central.
At the time she argued that it was ‘unfair’ , ‘Anti-Family’ and ‘Anti-Dublin’.
In this 1997 Election she polled 2,031 votes and failed to win a seat.
Some other Anti Property Tax leaflets from the then….
One from Olivia Mitchell and one from Fine Gael.
Many thanks to the sender.


Flyer from Frank Cluskey -Labour -1965 General Election Dublin South Central May 13, 2012

From the 1965 General Election a flyer for Labour candidate then Councillor Frank Cluskey. Cluskey was elected with 7,098 votes and was later to become a Minister and Leader of the Labour Party.
Some 1984 Material from Frank Cluskey



Leaflet with details of Dart Underground going to Inchicore -Philip Nolan -Fine Gael -2009 Local Elections -Ballyfermot Drimnagh March 19, 2012

From the 2009 Local Elections a leaflet from Fine Gael candidate in Ballyfermot / Drimnagh , Philip Nolan. The leaflet details plans for the DART Underground and the possibility of it going to Inchicore.
Philip Nolan polled 783 votes and failed to win a seat.



Guide to Budget 2012 from Henry Upton -Labour Party Dublin South Central February 13, 2012

A guide to Budget 2012 from Dublin south Cantral based Labour Councillor Henry Upton.



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