Fianna Fail urged to ‘take action’ over Councillor’s Traveller comments

Sinn Fein has again called on the Fianna Fáil leader to outline what measures he intends to take following controversial comments made by one of the party's councillors about travellers.

Donegal County Councillor Sean McEniff today repeated his call for the segregation of travellers from settled communities.

Councillor McEniff was reacting to the burning of a house yesterday in Ballyshannon owned by Donegal County Council that was to be allocated to a travelling family.

Sinn Féin Justice and Equality spokesperson Deputy Pádraig Mac Lochlainnn says Michael Martin needs to take action: