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From TheJournal.ie Hitting the road in the unpredictable urban/rural battleground of Cork North-Central Pounding The Pavement

Hitting the road in the unpredictable urban/rural battleground of Cork North-Central

The constituency sees just two TDs seeking re-election, one of whom was elected only months ago.

From TheJournal.ie Is this Cork constituency the most unpredictable in the general election? Cork North Central

Is this Cork constituency the most unpredictable in the general election?

Three of the four TDs elected in Cork North Central in 2016 will not be on the ballot.

From TheJournal.ie Sinn Féin's Jonathan O'Brien won't be contesting the next general election Bowing Out

Sinn Féin's Jonathan O'Brien won't be contesting the next general election

The Cork North Central TD said he feels the “time is right to pursue new personal challenges and opportunities”.

From TheJournal.ie A Fine Gael flop, a mini Green wave and nine other things we learned from the by-election results Lessons Learned

A Fine Gael flop, a mini Green wave and nine other things we learned from the by-election results

The day also brought a surprise victory for Sinn Féin and success for Fianna Fáil.

From TheJournal.ie As it happened: Fianna Fáil claim two by-election seats and it's one each in Dublin for SF and the Greens Results Live

As it happened: Fianna Fáil claim two by-election seats and it's one each in Dublin for SF and the Greens

Fine Gael come away empty-handed after the party failed to hold onto the seat vacated by Frances Fitzgerald.

From TheJournal.ie The votes have been cast - so when are we likely to know the results of the four by-elections? Count Day
From TheJournal.ie In 'Jack Lynch territory' Fianna Fáil are hoping for success: The Cork North Central lowdown By-elections 2019

In 'Jack Lynch territory' Fianna Fáil are hoping for success: The Cork North Central lowdown

The runners and riders in the Cork North Central by-election.

From TheJournal.ie State of the (very early) race: Here's how the parties are shaping up ahead of the by-elections November Gain

State of the (very early) race: Here's how the parties are shaping up ahead of the by-elections

By-elections are notoriously difficult for government parties but Fine Gael has been preparing.

From TheJournal.ie HSE accepts that hiring staff internally without interview isn't "desirable" Staffing

HSE accepts that hiring staff internally without interview isn't "desirable"

A senator had called for a review of how the HSE hires internally.

From TheJournal.ie Confirmed: Dáil to lose 8 TDs with confirmation of boundary changes Constituency Commission

Confirmed: Dáil to lose 8 TDs with confirmation of boundary changes

Ministers have agreed to table new laws enforcing cuts to the size of the Dáil, in line with independent recommendations.

From TheJournal.ie Constituency report: Dáil loses 8 TDs in radical boundary shake-up Dáil Boundaries

Constituency report: Dáil loses 8 TDs in radical boundary shake-up

The report of the Constituency Commission cuts the number of TDs, with significant boundary reforms.

From TheJournal.ie Shatter criticises Kelleher no-show for Friday Dáil debate Dáil

Shatter criticises Kelleher no-show for Friday Dáil debate

But the Fianna Fáil TD who had criticised the government over Friday sittings said he didn’t have to attend today’s Dáil debate and repeated his criticisms.

From TheJournal.ie Martin pays tribute to deceased former Fianna Fáil TD Seán French Death

Martin pays tribute to deceased former Fianna Fáil TD Seán French

French died on Christmas Day. He was a TD for Cork North Central for 15 years in the 60s, 70s and 80s.

From TheJournal.ie The Hot List: How the day unfolded in 12 key constituencies GE11

The Hot List: How the day unfolded in 12 key constituencies

Kevin Humpheys has taken the final seat for Labour in Dublin South-East. Check out how the first day of counting unfolded in key constituencies across the country.

From TheJournal.ie The Half Hour Fix: 12.30am GE11

The Half Hour Fix: 12.30am

Every hour – on the half hour – TheJournal.ie brings you your fix of election tallies, predictions and results. Here’s how the winners and losers of GE11 are playing out so far.

From TheJournal.ie Why would a twentysomething run for the Dail? GE11

Why would a twentysomething run for the Dail?

Young candidates in Election 2011 tell TheJournal.ie why they want to be part of the 31st Dáil.

From TheJournal.ie Daily Fix: Thursday Daily Fix

Daily Fix: Thursday

This time next week, we’ll be in the middle of a moratorium… time to catch up with the day’s winners and losers.

From TheJournal.ie Fine Gael plans illegal taxi crackdown Taxis

Fine Gael plans illegal taxi crackdown

Party’s Cork North Central candidate Pat Burton says Fine Gael has identified four issues to help reform the taxi industry.

From TheJournal.ie On the hustings: A week in pictures on the Election 2011 campaign trail In Pics This post contains images

On the hustings: A week in pictures on the Election 2011 campaign trail

They came, they put on boxing gloves, they aim to conquer – TheJournal.ie brings you some of the offguard, and possibly posed, moments of GE11.

From TheJournal.ie Parties continue debate over backing of bank guarantee Bank Guarantee

Parties continue debate over backing of bank guarantee

Fianna Fáil, Labour and Fine Gael have all continued their discussion on whether the bank guarantee was a mistake.

From TheJournal.ie Noel O'Flynn is latest Fianna Fáil TD to step down GE11

Noel O'Flynn is latest Fianna Fáil TD to step down

The Cork North Central TD says that he has taken the decision to boost the chances of a Fianna Fáil TD being elected in the constituency.

ONE OF Fine Gael’s longest-serving TDs is to step down at the next election, it has been confirmed. Fine Gael’s Bernard Allen, a TD for Cork North Central, will not seek re-election this year, citing “personal reasons”. Allen has been a TD since 1981, and served as a junior minister with special responsibility for tourism and sport between 1994 and 1997. Allen is also a former chair of the Oireachtas Committee on European Affairs, and is currently the chair of the high-profile Public Accounts Committee.