WUAG member elected Mayor of Clonmel

Workers and Unemployed Action Group Councillor Billy Shoer has been elected Mayor of Clonmel.

He was elected at last nights annual meeting of Clonmel Borough Council.

The 5 WUAG councillors on Clonmel Borough Council were backed by Independents Richie Molloy, Niall Dennehy and Gabrielle Egan giving Councillor Shoer an 8 – 4 majority over Fine Gael's Dinny Dunne.

Councillor Theresa Ryan, again of the WUAG was elected Deputy Mayor.