Councillors to decide if they will back Sean Gallagher presidential hopes

Donegal County Councillors meet this evening to discuss whether or not they will back Sean Gallagher's  presidential run

The business man and "Dragon" requires the support of four county councils if he is to run for the Aras.

A decision was taken today that presidential hopefuls will no longer be able to address the council, however Mr Gallagher will meet with councillors later with a vote likely to be held.

Sean Gallagher, whose father is from Killygordan, is hopeful of securing the support he needs: