Council to be asked to support Sean Gallagher’s presidential run

A motion will be brought before Monday's monthly meeting of Donegal County Council looking for it to give its support to Sean Gallagher efforts to secure a presidential candidacy.

The business man and "Dragon" Seán Gallagher has Donegal roots with his father born and raised close to Killygordan.

A motion to back his bid to run for the Aras will be proposed in the council chamber by Councillor Patrick McGowen.

Mr Gallagher has been outlining what difference he could make if elected the country's next president: