Irish Election Literature

… what you maybe meant to keep…

Colm Mac Eochaidh -Fine Gael 2002 Dublin South East October 16, 2009

Colm Mac Eochaidh, who along with Michael Smith in 1995 offered a reward of €10,000  for information leading to convictions for corruption in the planning system in Dublin.  He failed in this attempt at election.




Sean Walsh, Chris Flood Dublin South West -1987 GE September 16, 2009

The 1987 General Election- Dublin South West.  This is the Leaflet of  Chris Flood and the late Sean Walsh.
Colm McGrath, recently charged with corruption is pictured as one of the Support Team on the back of the leaflet.
(Tony Fox leaflet : and Don Lydon leaflet

Sean Walsh  ‘who has a long record of dedicated public service” and “is totally committed to the needs of his constituency through his council involvement, his Dail experience  and his local knowledge” came to the attention of the Planning Tribunals.    ….. “his council involvement ……. and his local knowledge” served him well in certain quarters. The Park opposite ‘The Square’ is named after him.

Chris Flood who had his name mentioned in the Tribunals also, “worked unstintingly in the interests of residents…..” etc etc

One or two of the “Support Team” pictured, of John Hannon, Jim Barry, Padraig Lynch, Colm McGrath, Seamus McGowan and Sean Ardagh, have also got a mention at the Tribunals.



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