Mayor threatens to quit FF over Ridgepool asylum row
“Anything can change if a voice is strong enough. We have seen that in politics. Fianna Fail cannot be seen to hang out its local TD to dry on this one.”
THE Mayor of Ballina says he will quit Fianna Fail if a local hotel is converted into an asylum seeker centre. via Western People
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#1 Apr 5, 2008
The Ridgepool is one of ballina's landmarks and to turn it into an aslylum seeker centre is the first step on a short ladder in turning tourists away from Ballina.
#2 Apr 22, 2008
Didnt happen - Pity yer man didnt resign anyways
#3 Jul 28, 2008
The ridge pool is one of Ballina's best assets as far as the tourist industry is concerned,to put an Asylum seekers centre there would be insane.
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