Mayor refutes Fianna Fail claims and defends his record

The Mayor of Donegal has rejected in the strongest terms accusation from Fianna Fail that he lacks impartiality.

Councillor Noel McBride was the target of an attack by the Fianna Fail grouping in a statement released yesterday.

Fianna Fail suggested the Mayor had lost control of the meetings amid allegations of initimidation, bullying and threats.

Today Councillor McBride says he is, for the most part, in control of Council meetings:

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