December 25

COUNCILLOR TERENCE SLOWEY BACK IN FINE GAEL PARTY

first_imgDONEGAL County Councillor Terence Slowey has been re-admitted to Fine Gael, the party has announced.Cllr Slowey was expelled from the group two years ago after he was found to have made an erroneous expenses claim.The Ardara politician apologised at the time, saying the incident was a genuine mistake and had hoped to get his place back inside the party. A statement from Party HQ in Dublin said simply: “Fine Gael General Secretary, Tom Curran, has confirmed that membership of the Party whip has been restored to Councillor Terence Slowey.”Today Cllr Slowey said he was “absolutely delighted” with the party’s decision.He had been censured by the Standards In Public Office commission.Friends say the councillor paid “a very heavy price for what was a genuine human error.”  COUNCILLOR TERENCE SLOWEY BACK IN FINE GAEL PARTY was last modified: August 9th, 2013 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more