Irish Election Literature

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Podcast – The United Citizens Party November 19, 2021


The Planning Reform Party "The Others" The Alan Kinsella Podcast

Founded by Noel O'Gara, The Planning Reform Party stood in 4 constituencies in the 2007 General Election and also in the 2009 Dublin South By-Election. The Party objected to the planning system.
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  2. The United Citizens Party
  3. The Women's Social and Progressive League
  4. The Letterkenny Residents Party
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The United Citizens Party contested the 1930 Local Elections in Dun Laoghaire. This episode takes a look at them and also at the Cumann na nGaedheal attitude to contesting Local Elections as well as Fine Gaels attitude to contesting them.

 

Poster for John Lumsden -Irish Worker League – 1930 Local Elections Dublin March 20, 2013


from the 1930 Local Elections a poster for John Lumsden of The Irish Worker League who was running in Area Number 5. He polled a respectable 611 votes but failed to win a seat. Party Colleague Jim Larkin was elected in Area no 2.

The 1930 Local Election Results for Dublin are available here

Should anyone have any more information on that 1930 Election, John Lumsden or the Irish Worker League , I would (and the sender) be very grateful.

Many thanks to the sender.

 

 
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