Mayor threatens to quit FF over Ridgepool asylum row

Mar 27, 2008 Full story: Western People

“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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Patricia

Ireland

#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.
Bob

Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

#2 Apr 22, 2008
Didnt happen - Pity yer man didnt resign anyways
Ronan UAE

UAE

#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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