Ireland must continue to set the agenda for Brexit talks – MEP McGuinness

In an address to the Colmcille Winter School in Letterkenny, yesterday MEP Mairead McGuinness said that Ireland must continue to set the agenda for Brexit talks as great challenges lie ahead.

The North West MEP believes the UK cannot dictate the fate of the EU and citizens concerns must be heard on both a national and international level.

Due to the unique circumstances on the island of Ireland these concerns need to be taken on board during negotiations.

There has been much concern surrounding the agri sector and MEP Mairead McGuinness believes we need to prepare for the worst: